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NHS YOUTH FORUM – DIGITAL MH SURVEY

What works? What doesn’t? What next? https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc7xWnLji_dgn-z7EE6-aY36dfXZYXeRax-fRbqf_5jU4rLSg/viewform?fbzx=-8486013875174224020 Members of the NHS Youth Forum are currently conducting a project about young people’s experiences of mental health services. They say “we are all very passionate about improving the way mental health support is delivered to young people across the country, and we need your help!” If you …

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Share your Experience of Mental Health Services

https://www.willwebeheard.org/ “We are interested in all personal experiences including:negative, neutral, positive, or mixed whetherin the NHS, private practice, a private hospital or through a charity ifongoing, recent or from many years ago!We want to build a picture of people’s experiences, with the aim of making UK mental health provision safer and more effective for everyone.”   …

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RESULTS – survey on energy-limiting chronic illness

https://chronicillnessinclusion.org.uk/2021/12/16/changing-societys-reponse-to-energy-limiting-conditions/ Disability Rights UK and Chronic Illness Inclusion are pleased to present the results of a survey of 1,710 people living with energy-limiting chronic illness (ELCI). “The greatest barrier to equality and inclusion named by our respondents is lack of understanding of ELCI as a type of disability. Second is the invalidation and disbelief that so often …

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CQC Report – satisfaction with community mental health services is “Poor”

https://www.mentalhealthtoday.co.uk/news/therapy/survey-finds-patient-experiences-of-community-mental-health-services-is-poorest-in-years An annual survey from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has found that satisfaction in community mental health care continues to be poor, with some areas reaching their lowest rating in eight years. The Community Mental Health Survey, receiving responses of over 17,000 people, revealed that nearly half of community mental health service users reported …

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Call for Evidence – Parliamentary Committee on Rural Mental Health.

https://committees.parliament.uk/work/1627/rural-mental-health/ “Improving the quality of mental health provision has been an increasing priority for the Government and the NHS in recent years. The NHS Long Term Plan, published on 7 January 2019 sets out the NHS’s aim to advancing mental health equalities, and commits it to providing an additional 380,000 people per year with access …

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Please complete MPs Survey for PIP and ESA claimants

MPs want to hear your experiences of applying for PIP and ESA Work and Pensions committee  Click here for “More information and survey.    The deadline for submissions is 17 December 2021. The Work and Pensions Committee has launched a survey to hear about first-hand experiences of the assessment processes for Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and Employment and …

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Urgent – Have your say on the Draft Dorset Domestic Abuse Strategy – Closes 12th December

https://news.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/2021/11/15/have-your-say-on-the-draft-dorset-domestic-abuse-strategy/ Dorset residents and stakeholders are invited to have their say on the draft Dorset Domestic Abuse Strategy 2021-2024. The draft strategy sets out how Dorset Council will work with organisations and communities in Dorset to tackle domestic abuse over the next three years. “We want to know what you think of our proposals.  Have we …

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Socially Connecting Shaftesbury – Questionnaire

https://forms.office.com/r/gbWXiE0XXK Melanie Costas from Rural Mental Health Matters and I would be extremely grateful if you would fill in the questionnaire which you can find with the link below. This will enable us to feedback, with the help of Healthwatch Dorset, views about Mental Health care from people resident in North Dorset and beyond. It …

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Dorset Libraries Consultation

Appeal from Dorset Council #LetsTalkLibrariesHelp us to shape the future of Dorset’s library service. We’ve launched an 11-week consultation to seek the views of library users, and non-users. Tell us what you like, what you don’t like and what would encourage you to use the library service in future.  More information can be found at www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/lets-talk-libraries  In addition to our …

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