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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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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15 Sep

Time to Change Employers Newsletter – September 2019

Time to Change

Update from the Employers Team at Time to Change World Mental Health Day Activity Pack The theme of this year’s event on 10th October is suicide and suicide prevention. This year we invite you to consider how you can create learning opportunities for your staff, raise their awareness and overall level of understanding of mental…

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14 Sep

YoungMinds Newsletter – September 2019

Get your free #HelloYellow activities and resources to mark World Mental Health Day How will you be marking World Mental Health Day in just over a month’s time? Over 7000 schools, offices, community groups and individuals have signed up to take part in #HelloYellow on Thursday 10 October. Together, we want to show more young…

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