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Jasmine Lodge is now open!

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, Mental health, News on 22nd May, 2019

Jasmine Lodge is now open!

We are delighted to announce that Jasmine Lodge, our new Mother and Baby Unit in Exeter, became operational as from Monday 20 May 2019. Mums, babies, ward staff and the service’s Outreach Practitioners have now moved from the interim unit in Wonford House. The address for the new unit is: Jasmine Lodge Dryden Road Exeter EX2 5SN The telephone number...

New Care Models features on NHS Providers website

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, News on 22nd May, 2019

Last year the New Care Models programme was chosen to exhibit at the Providers Showcase at the NHS Providers annual conference and exhibition in October. We are the lead provider in commissioning medium and low secure services across the south west of England. The New Care Models team were recently asked to...

Five go on a TALKWORKS cycle!

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in News on 22nd May, 2019

Five go on a TALKWORKS cycle!

Last week, during Mental Health Awareness Week, Susie Stamp, TALKWORKS Business Support Administrator, took on a two-day cycling challenge across Devon. Susie wanted to raise awareness of the new name for the service as well as highlighting the benefits of exercise and raising money through our charity for the team. Susie was...

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...

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...