News archive for 2008

South West Yorkshire health chief honoured by OBE

December 31, 2008

The Chair of South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust, which serves the people of Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield, has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s 2008 New Year Honours list.

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People urged to nominate for Parky’s new award

December 22, 2008

South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust, which provides mental health and learning disability services to people in Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield is urging people to make nominations for the Department of Health’s dignity in care award.

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NHS plans to keep minds healthy in Calderdale

December 22, 2008

South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust, which provides mental health and learning disability services to people in Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield, is working with voluntary and community organisation, Healthy Minds to set up a new wellbeing centre in Halifax.

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Local NHS Trust to launch adult ADHD service in Kirklees and Wakefield

December 22, 2008

South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust, which provides mental health and learning disability services to people in Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield is to launch a specialist service for adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD).

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Local people celebrate at Christmas disco

December 18, 2008

Staff and people who use services provided by South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust, have celebrated the festive season at a special Christmas disco.

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Christmas party raises funds for local hospital

December 18, 2008

A Christmas party has been held at St Luke’s Hospital as a way of raising funds for two local mental health and learning disability units, run by South West Yorkshire Mental Health Trust.

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NHS Trust helps local businesses by speeding up payments

December 16, 2008

South West Yorkshire Mental Health NHS Trust is helping small businesses in Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield to maintain a healthy cash flow.

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Local young people benefit from innovative health service in Kirklees

December 11, 2008

A local service, provided by South West Yorkshire Mental Health Trust is available to offer help and support to young people experiencing mental health problems. The service, called Insight, is encouraging any young person who is worried about their mental health to contact them.

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Local young people urged to seek help for mental health problems in Calderdale

December 11, 2008

A local service, provided by South West Yorkshire Mental Health Trust is available to offer help and support to young people experiencing mental health problems. The service, called Insight, is encouraging any young person who is worried about their mental health to contact them.

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Local carers get festive at Christmas party!

December 11, 2008

Members of a carers group who meet regularly at Fieldhead Hospital in Wakefield celebrated the festive season today at a special Christmas party.

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