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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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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08 Oct

World Mental Health Day events & FREE resources with Heads & Tales project, October in Newcastle

Welcome to the HEADS&TALES Newsletter POP UP EXHIBITION Heads & Tales, Mental Health Heritage Project 2nd – 31st October @ Newcastle City Library Showcasing a small but complex and diverse collection of items, information, audio and artworks from a new mental health archive for the North East. Exploring, challenging and rebalancing representation of mental health through lived experience. HEADS…

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19 Sep

National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin – 16 September 2019

Welcome to the Monday 16 September 2019 edition of our weekly ebulletin – full of news, views, events, jobs and involvement opportunities… including the latest recruitment opportunities at NSUN! Previous bulletins can be viewed here. Bulletin items If you would like to send us an event, involvement opportunity, blog article or anything else to share with…

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16 Sep

An Update from Time to Change – 5 September 2019

Time to Change

Global awareness days like World Suicide Prevention Day (Tuesday 10 September) and World Mental Health Day (Thursday 10 October) are a great opportunity for us all to start conversations and change attitudes around mental health. If you’re not sure where to get started, read on to discover our five ways to change attitudes. Throughout October we’ll…

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15 Sep

Healthwatch Newcastle Newsletter – 11 September 2019

Healthwatch Newcastle/Gateshead AGMThursday 17 October, 9.30am to 12 noon, at the Royal Station Hotel, Newcastle, NE1 5DH You are invited to our joint AGM with Healthwatch Gateshead, which will celebrate our work over the past year. The NHS Long Term Plan encouraged all GP practices to become part of new Primary Care Networks (PCN). Almost…

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