01 Dec

Supporting people in crisis report

Dear all As you are aware over the last year, HWNT have been working on a project exploring people’s experiences of mental health crisis support. Supporting people in crisis is a detailed research report into people’s experiences of mental health crisis support in North Tyneside. We have heard from 215 service users, carers and staff…

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01 Dec

Healthwatch North Tyneside E-News – 27 November 2018

Reporting on mental health crisis support Mental health service users and carers told us that support in crisis was an important issue to them. As part of our research project into people’s experiences of crisis support in North Tyneside we heard from 215 service users, carers and staff. We heard experiences of: waiting times and accessing…

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21 Aug

North Tyneside Mental Health Service User and Survivor Forum – 10 September 2018

Hi, The next service user and survivor forum will take place on Monday 10th September, 1pm at Meadow Well Connected, Waterville Road, NE29 6BA We will be watching Healthwatch’s film showing people’s experiences of using MH services in North Tyneside followed by a discussion on this, hope to see you there. There will be lunch…

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20 Aug

Healthwatch North Tyneside News – August 2018

Volunteering with Healthwatch Amanda Graydon, our new Volunteer and Engagement Coordinator is meeting up with our Healthwatch volunteers next week to plan our volunteer recruitment and training. We are looking for people to join our volunteer team. You can meet Amanda and some of our volunteers to talk about what is involved at: Volunteer Recruitment…

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12 Jul

Healthwatch North Tyneside E-News – 5 July 2018

It starts with you – annual report 2017/18 Read our highlights of 2017/18 in this year’s annual report: Mental health crisis support Focus on GPs Your views on pharmacy services Making mealtimes matter in care homes ​ Local voices fund​ Go to Healthwatch North Tyneside Annual Report 2017/18 Or go to our website and watch our…

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31 May

Healthwatch North Tyneside E-News – 24 May 2018

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Looking for mental health support? People told us they found it difficult to know where to go for support with their mental health needs. To help them easily access the support they need, we have published a short guide of support groups and services in North Tyneside that support people’s mental health. This guide was developed by…

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16 May

Mental Health Support Leaflet and Launch – 18 May 2018

Dear all People have told us that they find it difficult to know where to go for support with their mental health needs. To help people easily access the support they need, we have published a short guide of support groups and services in North Tyneside that support people’s mental health. This guide was developed…

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