News archive October 2021

Reducing pressure on the London Ambulance Service at this time

We know the festive period can be difficult for people. If you are struggling or need support and don't have physical health problems, please think before phoning for an ambulance. You can call our mental health crisis line anytime 24/7 to get help and advice on 0800 151 0023.

  • New Clinical Strategy 2021-2026

    05 October 2021

    Never has there been a more important time to review our clinical approach and renew our commitment to providing excellent care. Together with our service users, carers, staff and partners we have co-created an ambitious vision for the kind of care we want to provide and have agreed a set of principles for the people who use our services.

  • Do you know how to take care of your mental health?

    06 October 2021

    Do you know about the five evidence-based steps for taking care of your mental health? To mark World Mental Health Day on 10 October, our health and care partners in Enfield have created this short video with tips for looking after your mental health. 

  • Join our Community Mental Health Summit on 10 November

    07 October 2021

    Help us to shape new neighbourhood mental health services at our first Community Mental Health Care Summit from 2.30pm to 4pm on Wednesday 10 November. Click here to join the summit from 2.30pm to 4pm on Wednesday 10 November

  • Helping everyone to get timely mental health care and support

    08 October 2021

    To mark World Mental Health Day, NHS mental health trusts in North Central London re-affirm their commitment to work with communities to make sure everyone can get more timely help and support. The theme of this year’s World Mental Health Day is ‘Mental Health in an Unequal World’. Over the next three years, we’re investing millions of pounds and recruiting hundreds of frontline workers to expand services to make sure everyone in our community can get timely help and support with mental health challenges.

  • Nine not-for-profits to deliver new mental health support services

    19 October 2021

    Nine not-for-profit organisations will partner with the Trust to transform community mental health care in Barnet, Enfield and Haringey.

  • Relocation of clinical and corporate services at St Ann’s Hospital next week

    22 October 2021

    Following the opening of our new mental health inpatient building, Blossom Court, at St Ann’s Hospital in Haringey in summer 2020, work has progressed on refurbishing the rest of the site which is being retained by the Trust.

  • Mebrak Ghebrehiwet, a nurse in the BEH Eating Disorders Service, wins the top prize in the Health Hero Awards

    22 October 2021

    Mebrak, who qualified as a nurse just four years ago, was congratulated by the Prime Minister for her 'heroic' work in transforming care for patients with eating disorders. She was nominated by Daily Mail readers for her efforts to help patients during the pandemic. 

  • Community mental health update

    25 October 2021

    Read this month’s community update to find out how we’re transforming care to improve quality of life for people experiencing significant mental health challenges.