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Would you like to help SUF develop more health support for people living with Severe Mental Illness (SMI)?

Help us by taking part in our Healthy Hearts Together survey! Suffolk User Forum is working with our partners in the Suffolk and North East Essex Integrated Care System (SNEE ICS) to develop improved services for people living with Severe Mental … Read Article about Would you like to help SUF develop more health support for people living with Severe Mental Illness (SMI)?

Suffolk County Council’s Adult Social Care Services rated “Good” following CQC Inspection.

Thank you to SUF members who took part in the Mental Health Focus group as part of this CQC inspection of Suffolk County Council's Adult Social Care Services, examining "Quality at the heart of care". The CQC has now rated the Councils Adult Social … Read Article about Suffolk County Council’s Adult Social Care Services rated “Good” following CQC Inspection.

NSFT stops taking new patients onto Rollesby Ward, Hellesdon Hospital.

Many people may have seen the recent press articles about the 'closure' of Rollesby Ward at Hellesdon Hospital. The ward this week, has stopped admitting patients. NHS forced to stop taking new patients onto Rollesby ward | Eastern Daily Press … Read Article about NSFT stops taking new patients onto Rollesby Ward, Hellesdon Hospital.

Right Care, Right Person

Your Police Your Say The Police and Crime Commissioner, Tim Passmore and Chief Constable, Rachel Kearton (pictured above) are hosting a series of meetings across the county in the coming weeks to give updates on the Right Care, Right Person … Read Article about Right Care, Right Person

New animation launched to help people at risk of suicide

A new animation has been created to support people at risk of suicide. The animation, LISTEN for Suicide Prevention, has been created by Suffolk User Forum, in partnership with Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) and funded by Suffolk … Read Article about New animation launched to help people at risk of suicide

Call for Interview Participants: Criminalising Distress

Many of our members may recall the work we did together with our local partners in June 2021, to investigate people's experiences of Serenity Intensive Mentoring (SIM), which in Suffolk was called the Joint Engagement Team (JET). In Suffolk, the … Read Article about Call for Interview Participants: Criminalising Distress

Heroin contaminated with synthetic substances: confirmed case in Suffolk

National Harm Reduction leads from the across the country have got together to sign a collective message regarding this issue which includes practical advice to issue to opioid users to prevent further serious harm. The collective message around … Read Article about Heroin contaminated with synthetic substances: confirmed case in Suffolk

The use of Oxevision in mental health inpatient settings.

SUF has been contacted by several of our membership asking about the digital remote patient monitoring system by Oxehealth called Oxevision that is currently used within some Trusts.   SUF has received confirmation today from Norfolk and … Read Article about The use of Oxevision in mental health inpatient settings.