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Depression and Anxiety Service to promote mental health at Exeter parkrun

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News, Recovery and wellbeing on 21st September, 2018

Depression and Anxiety Service to promote mental health at Exeter parkrun

Every Saturday morning at 9am parkruns take place across the country. They are free and open to everyone. On Saturday 29 September the Exeter Riverside Run Director Mike Feighan (pictured), who is an Occupational Therapist at Langdon Hospital, will be joined by Becky Davies from Exeter Depression and Anxiety Service (DAS). Becky...

Ready, Steady, Bake for Devon Partnership NHS Trust's Charity!

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Charity, News on 11th September, 2018

Ready, Steady, Bake for Devon Partnership NHS Trust's Charity!

This October, we are encouraging you to don your best apron, grab a wooden spoon and piping bag and get baking to raise money for the Devon Partnership NHS Trust Charity!    What could be more fun? Enjoy a delicious piece of cake, pasty or pie, while raising awareness of our vital...

DPT recognised as Exeter College Apprenticeship Employer of the Month

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, News on 11th September, 2018

DPT recognised as Exeter College Apprenticeship Employer of the Month

We are pleased to announce that Exeter College has recognised Devon Partnership NHS Trust as their Apprenticeship Employer of the Month.  We currently have 91 apprentices working within the Trust, in a range of both clinical and non-clinical job roles including nursing assistants; systems support analysists; community support workers and finance...

World Suicide Prevention Day 2018

World Suicide Prevention Day 2018

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 10th September, 2018

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD), organised by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP). Suicide prevention remains a universal challenge. Every year, suicide is among the top twenty leading causes of death globally for people of all ages. It is responsible for over 800,000 deaths, which equates to one...

Come along to our Mental Health and Wellbeing Fayre and AGM 2018

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Learning disability, Mental health, News on 4th September, 2018

We're hosting our Mental Health and Wellbeing Fayre, as well as our Annual General Meeting on Thursday 27 September at St Stephen's Church in Exeter city centre, from 2pm - 5pm. Come along and sample free healthy 'mood food', have your blood pressure and Body Mass Index (BMI) checked or try...