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Care Quality Commission State of Care Report 2018/19

By | 16th October 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

State of Care is the Care Quality Commission's (CQC)  annual assessment of health care and social care in England. The report looks at the trends, shares examples of good and outstanding care, and highlights where [...]

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

By | 14th October 2019|Health & Care, Mental Health|

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 [...]

Fighting the Healthcare Barriers for LGBTQ+ People in Leeds

By | 14th October 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health|

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 [...]

Free Support for Anyone Affected by Gambling Problems Across Leeds

By | 25th September 2019|Health & Care, Mental Health|

GamCare is working in partnership with the NHS Northern Gambling Service and NECA to provide integrated support services to anyone experiencing gambling harms across Leeds and the surrounding area. The Leeds Community Gambling Service offers [...]

New Workforce Development Practitioner Network

By | 21st August 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Building on feedback from the third sector in Leeds, Voluntary Action Leeds are planning to launch a new Workforce Development Practitioner Network in the Autumn. Our experience shows us that the most effective networks are those which [...]