News archive for 2016

£10m-a-year contract win to provide children’s healthcare

December 22, 2016

Our Trust is one of four healthcare providers to be awarded the £10m-a-year Kirklees healthy child contract. Kirklees Council, working…

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New director of strategy

December 22, 2016

Salma Yasmeen is South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s new director of strategy. She is a mental health nurse…

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Festive message as smoking continues to decline across Yorkshire

December 21, 2016

Yorkshire Smokefree is running a Christmas campaign to help smokers to quit.  It comes as new figures show up to 20%…

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Nova and Trust to run Wakefield social wellbeing service

December 16, 2016

Wakefield Council has chosen Nova Wakefield District Limited and South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s joint bid to deliver…

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Fieldhead master plan update

December 13, 2016

Our £16m project to transform mental health services in Wakefield continues apace.  We are redeveloping two adult acute mental health…

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Health integration team

December 8, 2016

Recent changes mean that people arriving to live in Barnsley from overseas are no longer automatically picked up by our…

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Helping women recover faster in secure services

December 6, 2016

Women receiving care in our medium secure facility, Newton Lodge, are recovering more quickly than ever before thanks to an…

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Older people’s services in Calderdale working on Care Closer to Home

December 5, 2016

The Trust’s older people’s services are engaged closely with primary care and other stakeholders in Calderdale as part of the…

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Helping people with autism get access to care and have a positive patient experience

December 2, 2016

Our Trust is leading the way in helping people with autism to access treatment. Many people with autism can experience…

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One Show showcases Trust ‘leading the way’

December 2, 2016

On Wednesday (30 November 2016) millions of people across the country got to see the excellent work of the trust…

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