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  • Sheyi Johnson

    Celebrating our nurses – Sheyi Johnson

    2020 is the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife – a chance for us to shine the light on some of the amazing nurses who make up our diverse workforce.

    Here Sheyi Johnson, Physical Health Lead Nurse in Barnet tells us what she loves about her job.

  • Mentoring

    It’s National Mentoring Day - A mentoring success story

    One of the key commitments of the Strategic Alliance between BEH and C&I is ensuring that all staff have equal opportunity to progress and enjoy their careers. Last year we set up a mentoring programme across both Trusts and we are pleased to share a success story.

  • Enablement

    Recovery Strategy Development — Join our workshops

    The Enablement Partnership is in the process of co-developing a BEH Recovery Strategy with people using our services and staff. Please join one of our digital workshops to provide your feedback and discuss ideas on the draft recovery strategy to help us create a final and completed version.

  • Anna Mbachu

    London’s NHS celebrates inspiring Black Londoners

    Anna Mbachu has been chosen to represent Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust for her work supporting people with severe and enduring mental health problems. She leads a team supporting people to find accommodation when they are discharged from the care of the Trust. As well as her NHS work, Anna is a local authority councillor and a leader within the Nigerian community.

  • Nurse Awards

    Care Homes Assessment Team (CHAT) awarded Team of the Year at the RCNi Nurse Awards 2020

    Congratulations to Melanie Pettitt and the Care Homes Assessment Team (CHAT) on winning the RCNi Nurse Awards 2020 in the Team of the Year category.

  • Cosmo

    Cosmopolitan features our joint National Stalking Threat Assessment Centre

    Cosmopolitan magazine explores what stalking looks like in 2020 and how those who experience it can still struggle to be taken seriously. The article features the work of the national Stalking Threat Assessment Centre (STAC), a world-leading specialist unit dedicated to tackling stalking run in partnership by BEH, the Metropolitan Police Service and the Suzy Lamplugh Trust.

  • Lancet Psychiatry

    First in-depth study of COVID-19 in older people and those with dementia published

    New research into the impact of coronavirus on older adults in psychiatric wards in London has been published in The Lancet Psychiatry. Contributors include Dr Lauren Huzzey, BEH Consultant Old Age Psychiatrist.

  • Barnet Forum

    Barnet Forum for people using our services and their carers - Thursday 29 October

    Please join the first meeting of our new Barnet Forum for people using our services and their carers on Thursday 29 October from 1pm-2pm via MS Teams.

  • Rising Star Awards

    BEH nurses awarded RCN BAME Rising Star Awards

    Congratulations to Lorraine Welch, Cognitive Analytic Therapist and Mwanasiti Siokwu (Siti), Community Matron/SDN who were awarded Royal College of Nursing London BAME Rising Star Awards.

  • NLFC logo

    Launch of the North London Forensic Consortium

    A new partnership between the five NHS providers of secure mental health services in north London aims to provide the best possible care to patients and, wherever possible, to provide care close to home so that patients can maintain links with their families and friends.

  • Health Visiting and School Nursing services transfer to the North Middlesex University Hospital

    School Nursing and Health Visiting services for children and young people in Enfield transferred from Enfield Community Services, part of Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust, to the North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust on 1 October 2020, as part of planned changes by the commissioner of these services, Enfield Council. Further information about School Nursing and Health Visiting services in Enfield is now available from the North Middlesex University Hospital.

  • Newblow Jaya

    Celebrating our nurses – Newblow Jaya

    2020 is the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife – a chance for us to shine the light on some of the amazing nurses who make up our diverse workforce.

    Here Newblow Jaya, Practice Education Facilitator tells us what inspired her to become a nurse.  

  • update

    Coronavirus service updates

    Please read the information about changes to our services in light of the Coronavirus outbreak. We have introduced a new helpline for people experiencing a mental health crisis: 0800 151 0023. You can call this number to get support or advice 24/7.

  • forum

    Haringey Service User and Carer Forum resumes on 12 October

    The Haringey Service User and Carer Forum is excited to announce the re-launch of the Forum on 12 October after face to face meetings were suspended due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The Forum provides an opportunity for people to discuss their experiences and to share views with Trust staff to facilitate a dialogue so that their ideas can help to influence the way the services operate.

  • agm

    Trust AGM – review and resources

    Thank you to everyone who joined our first virtual AGM on Tuesday 22 September 2020. We had over 120 attendees joining the event, including staff members, service users as well as stakeholders and partners.

  • BEH supports #AskAbout Asthma campaign to improve the lives of young people in the time of COVID-19

    Here at Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust (BEH) we are proud to support the #AskAboutAsthma campaign as keeping children’s asthma under control is particularly important this year due to the coronavirus and any potential second wave.

  • Eli Tennis experience 2

    Wimbledon opened its doors to key workers last weekend

    Eighty NHS hospital staff, London Ambulance Service medics and Transport for London workers received free tennis lessons on the famous Wimbledon grass courts last weekend as a thank you for their hard work during the pandemic. BEH was represented by Elias Egwabar, Access and Flow Administrator and Jide Ogunba, a physiotherapist working on the older people’s mental health wards.

  • excellence for service users

    New Service User Involvement and Engagement Strategy

    The Patient Experience Teams at BEH is proud to announce the launch of their brand new Service User Involvement and Engagement Strategy for 2020-22.

  • Jabu Chikore

    Celebrating our nurses – Jabu Chikore

    2020 is the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife – a chance for us to shine the light on some of the amazing nurses who make up our diverse workforce.

    Here Jabu Chikore, Head of Nursing in Barnet tells us more about his job.

  • TM autumn2020 cover

    Autumn 2020 issue of Trust Matters out now

    The autumn issue of Trust Matters is now out. Printed copies are being sent to our staff and partners, as well as to local GP surgeries and libraries over the next couple of weeks.