News stories

Barnsley sensory impairment service aim to help local people see benefits of regular eye check ups

September 15, 2016

South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust are joining forces with leading eye care organisations including Barnsley opticians, equipment experts,…

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Innovative police liaison scheme nominated for a national HSJ award

September 12, 2016

The Calderdale and Kirklees police liaison scheme has been nominated for an HSJ award 2016, recognising the scheme for its…

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£16m redevelopment of Fieldhead hospital begins

September 5, 2016

A ground breaking ceremony at Fieldhead hospital has marked the start of a £16m project by South West Yorkshire Partnership…

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Learning disability services transformation update

September 2, 2016

Our adult learning disabilities teams have made tremendous progress this year transforming our services to improve health outcomes for local…

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Kirklees recovery college given Volunteering Quality Award

September 1, 2016

Kirklees recovery college in Mirfield has been commended for its volunteering by being given the Kirklees Volunteering Quality Award. This…

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Enabling mothers during inpatient stays

September 1, 2016

A stay on a mental health ward can be a stressful and disruptive time for both service users and their…

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Mental health support for perinatal women

September 1, 2016

Perinatal women across Calderdale and Kirklees will now have easy access to information on how to get help for mental…

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Trust recognised for customer-centred care

September 1, 2016

We’re celebrating being successfully re-accredited against the Government’s customer service excellence (CSE) standard for the fourth year in a row. The…

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Community nursing transformation

August 31, 2016

A challenge from commissioners to work in a new way has presented an opportunity for nurses in Barnsley to restructure…

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Recovery college launch new courses to help recovery and reduce stigma

August 30, 2016

More free courses to help those with mental and physical health conditions are being launched at Wakefield and 5 Towns…

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