Managed Innovation Networks (MINs) bring researchers, clinicians and service-users together to innovate and improve services through the latest knowledge in the field of mental health. 

MINS aim to stimulate:

  • Participation in exciting innovative projects
  • Models of engagement that may be replicated and transferred
  • Clinical evidence/expertise
  • Informed and continued learning
  • Mechanisms for involving and supporting service users and carers
  • Clinically relevant research proposals with the potential to attract new funding.

People's Choir MIN


The MINs make a significant impact through:

  • The recognition of joint collaboration, expertise and commitment
  • Improving the lives of people who use our services
  • Increasing staff confidence in their work
  • Enabling the application of research in a clinical setting