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Volunteers Week: 1st-7th June 2017

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 31st May, 2017

Volunteers Week: 1st-7th June 2017

Volunteers Week is the UK’s biggest celebration that recognises the contribution of 22 million people who volunteer in their communities. We would like to use this opportunity to say a BIG thank you to our wonderful volunteers and appreciate the contributions you all make by donating your time and energy to...

Hillcrest Growers win Bicton Park Botanical Gardens contract

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in #ProudofDPT, News on 30th May, 2017

Hillcrest Growers win Bicton Park Botanical Gardens contract

Hillcrest Growers, our nursery at New Leaf, has won the contract to supply the plants for Bicton Park Botanical Gardens this year. The plants have now been delivered and feedback from Neville the Gardens Curator has been extremely positive: "The bedding we received from New Leaf and Hillcrest Growers is some of...

Official opening of Wellesley Hospital in Wellington

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 19th May, 2017

Official opening of Wellesley Hospital in Wellington

Wellesley Hospital in Somerset was officially opened today. The hospital has been developed to enable mentally ill patients to return to the South West from hospitals all over the country supporting people towards independence. Work started on the site in February 2015 and at the end of 2016 NHS England...

Moving InWards Tour

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News, Recovery and wellbeing on 19th May, 2017

Moving InWards Tour

This week has seen the start of a tour across our wards from Moving InWards.  Moving InWards provide music performances and workshops in mental health settings. They also provides training and packages that include instruments to help train staff to continue the work throughout the service. Originally funded by the Arts Council...

Great feedback from Exeter Pride 2017

Great feedback from Exeter Pride 2017

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in Mental health, News on 16th May, 2017

"It’s great to have these conversations, thank you for being here." Is just some of the feedback that we got from visitors to the Trust stall at Exeter Pride 2017 on Saturday. A fantastic and colourful event - we spoke with people that use Trust services, staff, prospective volunteers and people that...