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Let’s Ride to Give Back to support sports at Langdon Hospital

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Charity, Mental health, News, Recovery and wellbeing on 21st May, 2019

Let’s Ride to Give Back to support sports at Langdon Hospital

A lot of patients at Langdon Hospital, our Secure Services site, take medication which can potentially lead to weight gain, so exercise and sports is really important to help manage this. It also builds confidence, self-esteem and friendship, and helps both staff and patients work together more effectively. Starting this Thursday and...

RHS Chelsea garden is coming to Langdon!

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Mental health, Recovery and wellbeing on 20th May, 2019

RHS Chelsea garden is coming to Langdon!

A garden co-designed by HRH The Duchess of Cambridge will be making its way to the Dewnans Centre at Langdon, Dawlish when this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show has finished. Each year, all NHS mental health providers are invited to bid for one of the gardens at the show – and...

Launch of increased support for people living with dementia in Barnstaple and Bideford

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 17th May, 2019

Launch of increased support for people living with dementia  in Barnstaple and Bideford

This Dementia Action week (20-26 May), Alzheimer’s Society and Devon Partnership NHS Trust are launching a pilot initiative that will provide more support to people living with dementia in Barnstaple and Bideford, in addition to support already offered by Alzheimer’s Society in North Devon and across the whole county.   The pilot...

TALKWORKS at Devon County Show

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 17th May, 2019

TALKWORKS at Devon County Show

If you are visiting the Devon County Show today or tomorrow please stop by the TALKWORKS stand and say hello to the team. They are on stand 336, Avenue L. TALKWORKS is the new name for the Depression and Anxiety Service, which officially launched on Monday. The service now has a...

We've been chosen to be an NHS Employers Diversity and Inclusion Partner for 2019/20

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, News on 17th May, 2019

We've been chosen to be an  NHS Employers Diversity and Inclusion Partner for 2019/20

We are delighted to announce during Equality, Diversity & Human Rights Week, that we have been chosen to be an NHS Employers Diversity and Inclusion Partner for 2019/20. As a Diversity and Inclusion Partner, over the course of the next year, we will be working with NHS Employers and the other...