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Diversity and Pride celebrations this weekend!

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in News on 31st August, 2018

There are two diversity and Pride celebrations taking place this Saturday 1 September; Totnes Pride and Bideford Pride. These events are inclusive and family friendly and are aimed at raising awareness of difference and diversity through celebrating and sharing experiences as a community. Our Depression and Anxiety Service and a few...

Devon Recovery Learning Community partnering with Sharpham Trust for new project

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, Recovery and wellbeing on 29th August, 2018

The Devon Recovery Learning Community is partnering with Sharpham Trust in Totnes as part of a new Lottery funded project. The project called Mindful-in-Nature combines mindfulness and nature connection to support mental health recovery, resilience and wellbeing for people aged 18 and over living locally. It is co-designed with Devon Recovery Learning Community and supported by...

Derek thanks staff at Coombehaven Ward for saving his life

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Charity, Mental health, News, Recovery and wellbeing on 22nd August, 2018

Derek thanks staff at Coombehaven Ward for saving his life

Derek thanks staff for saving his life and is now raising money for Coombehaven We would like to thank army veteran Derek Weeks for sharing his personal story of recovery. He has publicly thanked staff on Coombehaven at The Cedars in Exeter for saving his life and is now aiming to raise £1,000 for...

Summer edition of Mental Health Matters

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 16th August, 2018

The latest edition of our Mental Health Matters newsletter has just been published and is available to view here.  The newsletter features our NHS 70 celebrations, updates on how our developments are progressing, and includes an invitation to our Health and Wellbeing Fayre and AGM on 27 September 2018. Here's a full list...

Appointment of new Non-executive Director

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 13th August, 2018

NHS Improvement has confirmed the appointment of Ian Turner as a Non-executive Director (NED) at Devon Partnership NHS Trust. Ian is a Chartered Accountant and retired as a Partner from the Accounting and Professional Services firm, KPMG, in 2003. He has since worked in a number of organisations in a NED,...