team of occupational therapists from Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CFT) and Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust (RCHT) are getting out and about to raise the profile of their profession which supports people to ‘live life their way’ despite any health or care needs they may be living with. The event is as part of this year’s Occupational Therapy Week, organised by the Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT).
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A team of senior leaders from Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly’s ‘Shaping Our Future’, a Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP), have been given an opportunity to be mentored by and receive guidance from some of the world’s most influential strategists, experts and leaders to better health and care systems in the county.
Pitch up and Sing! is a sociable singing group for those with memory loss or dementia, their families and friends.
A campaign has been launched in Cornwall to create a “worldwide smile” for World Mental Health Day on Wednesday, October 10.
Marking the start of Stoptober, Phil Confue, Chief Executive of Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CPFT), has signed the Trust up to the NHS’ ‘Smokefree Pledge’.
A sexual safety assessment tool produced by Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CFT) has been heralded by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) as an example of best practice.
A singing group for those with dementia will be re-launching on Friday 31 August. ‘Happy Voices’ will be held at Newquay Day Centre (Age UK) every Friday, from 10am to 12pm. The group is a community led project between Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CFT), Age UK and the Newquay Towan Blystra Lions.
The Friends of Bodmin Hospital have gifted Fettle House, a psychiatric rehabilitation unit for people with a long term mental illness, £5,000 to pay for musical equipment to help towards rehabilitation.
Shining a spotlight on perinatal mental illness – Cornwall and Isles of Scilly support Maternal Mental Health Matters Awareness Week.