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Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Sierra Leone Country Resources Mental Health Policies Sierra Leone 20 March 2010 Policy document mental health care, mental health service

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To make available to all the people in Sierra Leone, in collaboration with a range of partners, affordable, accessible, sustainable and integrated high quality mental health services.

The general objectives of the mental health policy include:
- To improve the mental health of all people in Sierra Leone, particularly the most vulnerable, by increasing access to affordable and acceptable quality mental health services.
- To promote the quality of life (e.g. good general health status, social inclusion) of all people with mental disability and their families in Sierra Leone.
- To develop an enabling social environment for mental health through strong collaboration with all stakeholders, within and beyond the health sector.


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