Mental Health and Learning Disability Users and Carers wanted for Listening Events in Cumbria

Cumbria Partnership NHS Trust are appealing for users of mental health and learning disability services and their carers to come along to upcoming events to feedback on what can be improved.  A list of events is show below – Please contact the Trust to book a place as per the information below:

Please find below a press release from Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust:

“Your help is needed to shape the future of Mental Health and Learning Disability services in Cumbria and the first step is to come to one of our Listening Events.

The Listening Events will be led by Service Improvement experts who want to talk to people that use services and the people who care for them.  We want to find out which bits you think need to improve and what you think ‘good’ services would be like – all of your ideas, feedback and experiences will be used develop future plans for Mental Health and Learning Disability services in the county.

There will be a number of events in Carlisle and four in Barrow and each will focus on a different part of the service:

Events at The Shepherds, Rosehill Estate, Carlisle, CA1 2RW

Date Focus Time
Monday 10th Sept Adult Mental Health 1pm – 4pm
Tuesday 11th Sept Autism 1pm – 3pm
Tuesday 11th Sept Children and Young People’s Mental Health 4pm – 7pm
Wednesday 12th Sept Learning Disability Services 1pm – 4pm
Thursday 13th Sept Older People’s Mental Health Services 1pm – 4pm


Events at
The Forum, 28 Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 1HH

Date Focus Time
Monday 17th Sept Adult Mental Health 1pm – 4pm
Tuesday 11th Sept Autism 1pm – 3pm
Tuesday 18th Sept Children and Young People’s Mental Health 4pm – 7pm
Wednesday 19th Sept Learning Disability Services 1pm – 4pm
Friday 21st Sept Older People’s Mental Health Services 1pm – 4pm


If you would like to come and share your ideas, contact us to book your place, or to find out more:

We will also be providing transport if this is required – if you need further support to get to the events please let us know when you make your booking.  We look forward to seeing you there.

Additionally, we are also holding events for staff and partners to hear their feedback; this will ensure we will receive rounded feedback from all involved within mental health and learning disabilities in Cumbria.

All feedback from the events will be collated and will be used to develop future plans for services.

 

ENDS