Pride Celebrations – Stockton Hall! (A series of Blog Posts)

Have a look and see how Stockton Hall Hospital Priory have celebrated Pride in 2021!

Pride Celebrations – Cygnet Sheffield! (A series of Blog Posts)

Have a look and see how Spencer Ward Cygnet Sheffield have celebrated Pride in 2021!

Pride Celebrations – Forest Lodge! (A series of Blog Posts)

Have a look and see how Forest Lodge have celebrated Pride month in June!

Mental Health Awareness Week – Finding Nature!

Every Year a week is dedicated to shining a light on Mental Health and raising awareness. We all have mental health that needs to be taken care of yet sometimes it is not a priority…

Yorkshire and Humber Secondment- a year and a bit on…

I thought I would just do a quick check in after a whirlwind year and share some of my highlights and challenges on my secondment!

Adult Secure Service User, Family and Carer Feedback Survey during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

The report summarises all of the findings from the survey we undertook from April to June 2020 about the experiences of people in secure services during the pandemic.

We Live In Hope

“Historically, pandemics have forced humans to break with the past and imagine their world anew. This one is no different. It is a portal, a gateway between one world and the next. We can choose to walk through it with all of our baggage. Or we can walk through lightly, with little luggage, ready to imagine another world.”

Moving on in a Pandemic

I have been in services for 9 years in various hospitals around the country and it has been very challenging at times for me and my family. I didn’t think until now, that the challenges we face as a family would test us any further, until Covid-19 came. It came and shook everyone up as a nation, for me I didn’t expect to go through anymore heartache but the challenges that coincided with the virus were unexpected for everyone, especially me.

Pudding & Custard

I don’t know about you, but I love pudding and custard! When I was in hospital, we had it nearly every day and sticky toffee pudding and custard was my favourite!

Hello from the Recovery and Outcomes Team!

We’re delighted to have been asked to write a blog for the fabulous website of the even more fabulous Yorkshire & Humber Involvement Network. We’re Ian and Gaby from Rethink Mental Illness.