27 09, 2018

Guide for managers to support mental health at work

By |2018-09-27T06:01:46+00:00September 27th, 2018|Categories: Employment|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

CIPD and Mind have today launched a free downloadable guide for managers to support mental health at work: This revised mental health guide for managers was jointly developed by mental health charity Mind and the CIPD to improve support for those experiencing stress and mental health issues at work. It also [...]

25 09, 2018

STP MHWB Strategy Engagement Update – Event and Survey

By |2018-09-25T06:27:42+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: STP|Tags: |0 Comments

An update from Michelle Green with regards to the local STP: We are pleased to have launched the engagement on the STP Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy with people in Devon.  This link will connect you to the STP website and give you the chance to take the survey and [...]

25 09, 2018

Street Factory’s Latest Work

By |2018-09-27T06:16:56+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Charity|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Local mental health charity and Hip Hop gurus Street Factory have released two powerful and moving videos from their recent 'Hip Hop Hope' day where they worked with 3 disabled artists who wanted to shine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3qOAY9P90Mw #Hiphophope   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ctRuo6fMNk Tourette’s It’s Ok #RussianDoll

7 09, 2018

Mental Wealth Festival

By |2018-09-07T07:00:29+00:00September 7th, 2018|Categories: International Mental Health|Tags: , |0 Comments

Plymouth is a hive of activity for mental health projects and this year has been no different; in October 2017 Plymouth’s Director of Public Health launched the fourth year of Thrive Plymouth’s campaign to reduce health inequalities, which focused on Mental Wellbeing and the 5 Ways 2 Wellbeing using the ‘CLANG’ concept: ‘Connect’, ‘Learn’, ‘be Active’, ‘Notice’ and [...]

7 09, 2018

Early Help and Targeted Support offer Consultation

By |2018-09-07T06:29:29+00:00September 7th, 2018|Categories: Commissioning|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

In order to gain your views on the proposed Early Help and Targeted Support offer, we would invite you to read the consultation document and complete the online consultation survey by following the link below. Please also share the link with your networks. Consultation document and survey link: https://plymouth-consult.objective.co.uk/public/commissioning/earlyhelptargetedsupportofferorganisations Families [...]

2 08, 2018

Mental Health Act (MHA) Review – 10.08.2018

By |2018-08-02T17:55:12+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Commissioning|0 Comments

We have been asked to make you aware of the following workshops, which have been set up as part of the independent review of the Mental Health Act. Please follow the links provided to register if you would like to attend. There is also a request for local systems to [...]

17 07, 2018

Challenge Fund

By |2018-07-17T10:57:58+00:00July 17th, 2018|Categories: Funding, Money|Tags: |0 Comments

You may have seen a press release announcing a new Challenge Fund to help tackle the disability employment gap. It is a joint venture launched by the Minister for Disabled People, Health and Work, Sarah Newton, and the Minister for Mental Health and Inequalities, Jackie Doyle-Price and worth £4.2m to [...]

28 06, 2018

STP – Citizen's Assembly Update – 21/06/2018

By |2018-06-28T12:44:12+00:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: STP|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Below is a copy of a paper  ( GB Citizens Assembly Presentation ) that was presented by the South West N.H.S. England Mental Health Lead at the most recent Citizens Assembly meeting. This paper highlights what are best described as the "hard targets" or the "givens" for Commissioners and Providers [...]

28 06, 2018

Mental Health Questionnaire (SWAST)

By |2018-06-28T12:31:09+00:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Commissioning|0 Comments

This questionnaire from the NHS South Western Ambulance Service is aimed at forming a better understanding of the experiences of Mental Health patients using the 999 service. They are asking the public to help through answering the questions below. Please also take the time to read the information sheet attached here. [...]