Our ambitious recruitment campaign to recruit local people to our Trust has been picked up by the Nursing Times. The ‘Someone Like Me’ campaign aims to encourage local people to come and work for us in a range of exciting roles including nurses, therapists, doctors and other healthcare roles.
Support groups providing respite opportunities for carers and stimulation for people with dementia are a vital lifeline and help tackle the loneliness many face.
Today is International Nurses Day and we're celebrating the brilliant nursing staff at BEH and our partner organisation Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust (C&I).
Femi Gbadamosi, Peer Support Work Coordinator at Chase Farm was interviewed this morning, Thursday 12 May, as part of Mental Health Awareness Week. He spoke to Vanessa Feltz, host on BBC Radio London at 7.40am.
The Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust’s (BEH) Mental Health Liaison Service located at both Barnet and North Middlesex University Hospital (NMUH) hospitals provide support for people attending A&E, or on an acute ward, who need mental health support.
Tottenham Talking are running an mental health exhibition tomorrow, Wednesday 11 May at Chestnuts Community Centre.
To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, we’ll be sharing stories from across BEH including the work we're doing to reduce waiting times for mental health support and our mindfulness initiatives for older people.
The COVID-19 pandemic brought isolation to so many, and older people were among some of the most affected by this. When restrictions meant that group sessions could no longer take place, our staff looked for alternative ways to support people.
Many of our Haringey services are moving to new buildings as part of our estate development and our changes to community mental health care
Please click here to see our May update on how we are transforming community mental health services. This month’s newsletter includes news of a community garden project in Enfield, the role of new mental health specialists in GP practices and a peer support worker in Camden shares her story.
Please read the message from Jackie Smith, Trust Chair about the Interim Board leadership arrangements.
Read the April edition of "In the community for the community", our newsletter updating you on some of the ways we are changing mental healthcare in North Central London.
Exploring the experiences of student mental health nurses from ethnic minority backgrounds working through the COVID-19 pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted individuals from ethnic minority backgrounds more than any other group.
Research into the spread of COVID-19 among older adult patients and patients with dementia in psychiatric wards shows that effective infection control measures and a policy of parity of esteem between mental and physical health appears to have lowered infection rates and deaths.