New eating disorders unit opens

Posted on 21st September, 2006

A new unit to provide inpatient care and treatment for people with eating disorders was formally opened by Devon Partnership NHS Trust on Friday 22 September. Based at Wonford House Hospital in Exeter, the 12-bed Haldon Unit is a joint initiative between the mental health providers in Cornwall, Devon and Plymouth and...

New Leaf launch – modern look for modern service

Posted on 7th September, 2006

A launch event was held on Wednesday 13th September from 10.00-12.00 at Hillcrest in Exminster to celebrate the launch of New Leaf. New Leaf is the umbrella name given to the vocational rehabilitation services provided on the site and gives a modern look to a modern service. The services are: Hillcrest Growers –...

Watcombe Hall public consultation begins

Posted on 1st September, 2006

September 1 was the start of a three-month public consultation on the Trust's proposals to close Watcombe Hall in Torquay and to develop services for adults with severe and enduring mental health problems in Torbay. In July, a decision by the Trust Board was made to close Watcombe Hall, an 11...