Is stress affecting you? Are you feeling low, worried or anxious?

Posted in Mental health on 23rd October, 2015

As part of this year’s National Stress Awareness Day on 4 November 2015, Devon Partnership NHS Trust is reminding people who live in Devon of the support and help they can access from its Devon Depression and Anxiety Service. It’s newly launched online self-referral form and greatly improved website offers practical, useful information,...

‘Above & Beyond’ host sold out Wembley Arena gig raising funds for perinatal mental health

Posted on 13th October, 2015

Earlier this year Devon-born brothers, Jono and James Grant, lost their sister Charlotte suddenly and unexpectedly.  Charlotte was a well-respected member of the Perinatal Mental Health Service, provided across Devon and Torbay by Devon Partnership NHS Trust.   Jono is one third of the internationally renowned British dance act Above &...

Celebrating World Mental Health Day

Posted on 10th October, 2015

Devon Partnership NHS Trust is reminding people across the county that, today, 10 October is World Mental Health Day. Chief Executive, Melanie Walker’ says:  “We know that at least one in four of us will have a mental health need at some point in our lives and there are very few people who...

Joining forces with Exeter City Football Club for World Mental Health Day

Posted on 5th October, 2015

Mental health will be the focus at Exeter City’s specially designated One Game One Community match at home to Stevenage on Sunday 11 October (kick off 12.15pm) – tying in with World Mental Health Day on 10 October. Representing the Trust at the game will be our Depression and Anxiety Service...

Inspiring AGM in Tiverton

Posted on 2nd October, 2015

Our Annual General Meeting and Annual Members' Meeting took place in Tiverton on Tuesday evening.  The event was well-attended and proved to be an uplifting and inspiring evening. Music was provided by SHINE, a group of local musicians with lived experience of mental health and learning disability issues.  After a warm welcome by...