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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29 Jul

National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin – 10 July 2017

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NSUN news Save the date – NSUN AGM to take place this September This year, the AGM will take place in Sheffield on 27 September. Put this date in your calendars! We’re looking forwards to seeing you there. Selected  blogs Drop the language of disorder – Peter Kinderman’s reaction to the DSM-V Why professionals must…

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15 Jul

National Survivor User Network (NSUN) Bulletin – 3 July 2017

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NSUN news NSUN  response to Mental Health Act survey report The Mental Health Alliance published a report of the findings from the Mental Health Act. As a member of the Mental Health Alliance, NSUN welcomed the possibility of research that was designed to gather views on the principles of the Mental Health Act from those who use…

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