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It's World Social Work Day today!

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in News on 19th March, 2019

It's World Social Work Day today!

In celebration of World Social Work Day on 19 March 2019, social workers from across the peninsula are participating in a south west regional seminar at Buckfast Abbey promoting strengths-based approaches. Chief social workers Lyn Romeo and Isabelle Trowler, along with a host of nationally acclaimed academics and commentators, will be...

Would you like to start a new career with us?

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Learning disability, Mental health, News on 18th March, 2019

Do you aspire to qualify as a nurse or occupational therapist but cannot afford to go to university? Do you want to earn while you become a mental health or learning disability nurse? Are you interested in finding out more about the career pathway opportunities offered by the Trust? Do you know anyone...

Swallowing Awareness Day

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Learning disability, Mental health, News on 13th March, 2019

Swallowing Awareness Day

We are joining the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists in promoting Swallowing Awareness Day on Wednesday 13 March 2019 to highlight the importance of care for people who have difficulties with eating and drinking. Dysphagia is the word used to describe eating, drinking and swallowing difficulties which can have...

Ellan Corner features in Royal College of Nursing magazine

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Learning disability, News on 13th March, 2019

Ellan Corner features in Royal College of Nursing magazine

In October last year, Ellan Corner, an Assistant Practitioner in our Teignbridge Learning Disability Primary Care Liaison Team, won the regional Our Health Heroes award in the Clinical Support Worker category. As a regional winner, Ellan automatically qualified for the national awards and attended the awards ceremony at the OXO2 Tower...

Kristina skydived to support our charity. Would you?

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Charity, News on 8th March, 2019

Kristina skydived to support our charity. Would you?

Recently Kristina Pill took on a 15,000ft challenge to support our charity and has raised an impressive £555. She said: “The jump was incredible, it was a beautiful day and knowing so many people had sponsored me to do it, I didn’t let myself get nervous and just enjoyed this once...