23 Oct

Time to Change Employers Newsletter – October 2019

World Mental Health Day 48 organisations signed the Time to Change Employer Pledge this World Mental Health Day. Boots, Sainsbury’s, Capita and Nestle were among the new signatories to join the growing movement of over 1200 organisations committed to changing the way we think and act about mental health in the workplace. Follow the link below…

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23 Oct

National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin – 21 October 2019

Welcome to the Monday 21st October 2019 edition of our weekly ebulletin – full of news, views, events, jobs and involvement opportunities.   Bulletin items If you would like to send us an event, involvement opportunity, blog article or anything else to share with the wider network in the bulletin, please email us at info@nsun.org.uk. You can…

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20 Oct

Healthwatch North Tyneside News – October 2019

Highly commended for mental health work Improving health and social care Our work on mental health and the co-production approach we used was highly commended at this year’s Healthwatch National Network Awards held in Birmingham. The award celebrates our work to improve local mental health support by encouraging service users to share their experiences of…

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19 Oct

North Tyneside Parks seeks green space improvement volunteers

          Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people, get some exercise and spend time in our beautiful local parks by volunteering for North Tyneside Parks. They currently have two different opportunities available, click on the links to find out more and apply: Northumberland Park Marden Quarry Or you can take part…

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19 Oct

Every Mind Matters Campaign

          The new Every Mind Matters campaign from Public Health England encourages adults to be more aware of their mental health and helps them to discover simple steps to look after their mental health and wellbeing. It also has a free NHS-approved online tool on the Every Mind Matters website, which…

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17 Oct

North Tyneside Mental Health Service User & Survivor Forum – 30 October 2019

The next Service User and Survivor Forum will be on Wednesday 30th October, 1pm at VODA, North Shields.   This forum is for anyone who identifies as a mental health service user or survivor who would like to help influence services and work collectively with others with similar experiences. We appreciate many people working in this…

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15 Oct

An Update from Time to Change – 8 October 2019

This World Mental Health Day (10 October), we’re encouraging everyone to Ask Twice. When we hear “How are you?”, the expected response is “Fine, thanks”. But the truth is, sometimes we say we’re fine when we’re not. By asking twice, you can find out how your friends, family and colleagues really are. In this newsletter…

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