Celebrating World Mental Health Week on the 10th October

Posted October 19, 2013

 To celebrate World Mental Health Day on Thursday 10 October, Healthwatch West Berkshire joined the Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust at Newbury College, to help raise awareness of mental illnesses and reduce the stigma that can be associated with mental health. They set up a stand at Canteen area encouraging young people to be aware […]

Healthwatch E-bulletin for October 2013

Posted October 18, 2013

Catch up with our October e-bulletin for Healthwatch West Berkshire; keeping you up-to-date with the latest news and developments locally and nationally.

Reduction of mental health beds

Posted October 17, 2013

There has been a reduction in mental health beds of 9% or 1,711 bed closures say BBC News and Community Health Magazine.