20 Oct

Healthwatch Newcastle Newsletter – 18 October 2017

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  Screening and vaccinations We are currently seeking people’s views about cancer screening and flu vaccinations. We would like to find out why people do not take part in screening and vaccination programmes, what the barriers are and how these could be overcome. If you live anywhere in Newcastle please complete our flu vaccination survey…

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30 Sep

Healthwatch North Tyneside Report ‘People’s experience of mental health services in North Tyneside’

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Download Healthwatch North Tyneside’s Report ‘People’s experience of mental health services in North Tyneside’ here. We would like to thank all those who took part in our project and shared their experience. We would also like to thank North Tyneside Council, North Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group, NTW and Northumbria Trusts for their responses to our recommendations….

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29 Sep

YoungMinds E-Newsletter – September 2017

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It’s nearly time to say #HelloYellow on World Mental Health Day On October 10th, thousands of children and young people will wear something yellow to help spread the word that, whatever you’re going through, you can talk to someone if you’re struggling to cope. Get Your Free Resources   Cyberbullying: What you said Of over…

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09 Aug

Healthwatch North Tyneside E-News – 1 August 2017

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We’re looking for a Volunteer Coordinator Are you interested in leading our volunteering programme? In this post you will recruit, train and support volunteers for a variety of roles, including equipping them with the skill to assist with outreach and engagement activities and enter and view visits. Find out more and download the application pack Read…

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08 Aug

National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin – 31 July 2017

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NSUN news Save the date – NSUN Members’ event and AGM  Wednesday 27th September 2017  10.30am – 4.30pm An event where you can: Connect with others from around the country – and stay connected Share what’s happening with local user led groups Agree what issues and messages need amplifying at a national level This year…

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03 Aug

Healthwatch Newcastle Newsletter – 20 July 2017

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  ‘One collective voice’ events We hold ‘One collection voice’ events on an ad hoc basis where voluntary and community sector (VCS) organisations are invited to share their experiences and expertise on a particular theme. We are holding two events in the coming months. NHS continuing healthcare Wednesday 2 August, 10am to 12 noon, at…

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01 Aug

National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin – 17 July 2017

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NSUN news Nsun Managing Director awarded honorary distinction Managing Director Sarah Yiannoullou has been awarded an honorary doctorate by Middlesex University. Professor Tim Blackman, Vice-Chancellor of Middlesex University,said: “By awarding an honorary degree to outstanding people the University is recognising achievement at the highest level as well as dedication to public duty and making a…

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31 Jul

YoungMinds E-Newsletter – July 2017

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Say #HelloYellow and support YoungMinds In the lead up to this year’s Mental Health Day we’re asking schools, organisations and groups to get ready to say #HelloYellow. Sign Up Now   Parents Helpline Live Join Jo and Emma from the Parents Helpline for our first Parents Helpline Live Q&A on Facebook at 2pm on Thurs…

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