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New Posters about Abuse and Neglect – Seeking Your Feedback

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
2020-03-02T12:08:06+00:00 25th February 2020|

Leeds Safeguarding Adults Board would like to hear what you think of their new public awareness materials. The Board has been working with people across Leeds (members of the public and care / health workers) to co-produce [...]

Collaborative Funding Opportunities: Leeds Third Sector Involvement

By |Health & Care
2020-03-03T12:13:05+00:00 21st February 2020|

Two national opportunities have recently been launched, offering funding to partnerships consisting of Third Sector, NHS and Local Authority organisations: The King’s Fund and National Lottery Fund Healthy Communities Together Programme- which will support up to six [...]

Volunteering opportunities for the Leeds Mental Wellbeing Service

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
2020-02-07T13:01:27+00:00 3rd February 2020|

Touchstone will be integrating peer support into the new contract for the Leeds Mental Wellbeing Service to provide support for people accessing the service. Touchstone are offering volunteer opportunities to people who have lived experience of a [...]

Deaf Mental Health and Crisis Support in Leeds

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, PSI
2020-01-13T10:28:52+00:00 17th December 2019|

Leeds Survivor Led Crisis Service at Dial House in Leeds offers support for Deaf People who are experiencing mental Health issues. What type of support do they offer? Deaf connect helpline service - Monday night 7pm - [...]

MindWell’s new crisis resources in the news on World Mental Health Day

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
2019-10-21T12:30:48+00:00 14th October 2019|

City-wide interest in the launch of MindWell's new crisis and suicide prevention resources led to the website having its highest ever number of user sessions on World Mental Health Day last week. The new crisis resource was produced in partnership [...]

Fighting the Healthcare Barriers for LGBTQ+ People in Leeds

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health
2019-10-21T12:30:28+00:00 14th October 2019|

Advonet, in partnership with CHANGE and Yorkshire MESMAC, have been granted funding from the Government and Equalities Office to pilot free self-advocacy groups for LGBTQ+ people in Leeds, to support them to be better involved in their [...]