Barnet Voice for Mental Health newsletter

Screenshot of front page reads: Local Update 10 January,Barnet Voice for Mental Health 020 3475 1314 bvmh@inclusionbarnet.org.uk Welcome to our weekly newsletter about mental health services and support available in Barnet and beyond. Also bringing you updates on Inclusion Barnet mental health news. Produced by Ed Peston, Communications Assistant

Download our weekly Mental Health newsletter today! Every Monday our Comms Assistant, Ed Peston, publishes our Barnet Voice for Mental Health (BVMH) newsletter. It’s full of local updates, free courses and workshops, useful articles, pod casts, support groups and online information to help you manage your mental health. You can download today’s copy here: BVMH […]

Who wants to go to bed at 8pm every day?

Photo of Jennifer: Light skin toned, female aged between 40-50, light framed glasses, short curly light brown bobbed hair, wearing a blue gilet jacket over a dark blue top.

Blog link written by our Co-Chair, Jennifer Pearl Our Co-Chair, Jennifer Pearl, recently wrote a blog for Think Local Act National, a national partnership of more than 50 organisations committed to transforming health and care through personalisation and community-based support. The article is about lack of flexibility in care services for disabled people who need […]

Staff blog: Mental Health at Christmas

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by Ed Peston, Communications Assistant, Inclusion Barnet Christmas is meant to be enjoyed, but it can be a difficult time of year for those of us that are struggling for one reason or another, whether it be with mental health, physical health, general life circumstances, or all three, particularly if you are isolated. Since the […]

Festive Opening Hours

Over the festive period we at Inclusion Barnet are taking a short break. We will have a very small number of staff working from Monday 20th to 24th December and the office will be completely closed from Saturday 25th December and will open again on Tuesday 4th January 2022. During this time we’ll be unable […]

AGM 2021 success!

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Thank you for joining us again this year! Thank you to all our members, staff, and trustees who, despite being “zoom fatigued” were able to join us at our online AGM this year. It was lovely to see so many of you. We bid farewell and thank you to two of our much loved trustees, […]

Logo competition – Mental Health Recovery Strategy

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Barnet Enfield Haringey-Mental Health Trust (BEH-MHT) have been working for the last 4 years with Inclusion Barnet to put person centred care at the heart of what they do. As part of our Enablement project Inclusion Barnet have helped BEH-MHT develop their Recovery Strategy by coproducing it with people who use services. This is the […]

Staff blog: Living with ADHD

What’s it like to live with ADHD? by Samantha Earle, User Voice, Project Officer Last week, Great British Bake Off star, Lizzie Acker dedicated her show-stopping cake creation to her ADHD “as a celebration of being different”. ADHD is underdiagnosed in women, and its traits are often stigmatised. So, to honour Lizzie’s courage in publicly [...]

Protest at Government’s decision to deny millions of disabled people financial help to survive the COVID-19 crisis.

Poster: When asked what difference an extra £20 per week would make, a respondent said: I wouldn't have to choose between heating or food. #MillionsMissingOut Disability Benefits Consortium.

Today disabled people and allies gathered outside the High Court to protest the Government’s decision to deny millions of disabled people financial help to survive the COVID-19 crisis. ‘They made me feel like disabled people don’t matter’: High Court hears of DWP discrimination against disabled people during COVID-19 Starting today, the High Court is hearing […]

Inclusion Barnet AGM 2021

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We’re holding our Annual General Meeting on Zoom again this year! Date: Monday 29th November Venue: Zoom Time: 2pm to 3.30pm We are delighted that our former colleague, Aman Ahluwalia, now Head of Lived Experience at national Mind, will be our guest speaker this year, talking about The Power of Lived Experience Today. Reserve your […]

Have you got a story that needs to be told?

Poster: Community Reporters Wanted. Sign up for free online training. Tell your stories, your way.

Is there something that is happening to you and your community that needs to shared? If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you! You can register for our free online training sessions to become a community reporter. We will support all our reporters throughout the project, and all the reports will be […]

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