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WCEN News, Events & Blogs

Latest news on WCEN projects, events in the community, current news and blogs from WCEN workers and those in our Network.

Our 9th Healing Our Broken Village Black Mental Health Conference and Black History Exhibition will be held on Thursday 26th October 2017   HOBV 9 will include a progress report on pledges made by South West London and St. Georges Mental Health Trust at last years conference , and a focus on young BME people and mental

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Our first Help through Hardship and Crisis conference, held in partnership with Citizens Advice Wandsworth, was held on Wednesday 26th July at Springfield Hospital, Tooting. The purpose of the conference was to explore issues of hardship and crises that have emerged through the first year of the project, and we heard from a range of public services and
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Is there institutional racism in mental health care? Watch here  Black people are being failed by the UK’s mental health services because of “institutional racism”, it has been warned. How does this affect those who experience it? When Eche Egbuonu, who has bipolar disorder, was sectioned under the Mental Health Act, he should have been

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The BME Mental Health Forum met on 18th May and had the following updates:   Health Watch Wandsworth The Mental Health Needs of Offenders and Ex-Offenders This consultation is an opportunity for people to share their views on how the Mayor of London can improve access to mental health support for offenders and ex-offenders. For more

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NEW VIDEO: HOBV 8 We are very pleased to announce that our Healing Our Broken Village 8 Video is now LIVE! You can watch the video here, or subscribe to our youtube channel! The purpose and emphasis of the conference was to provide evidence that engages with and empowers communities to make positive differences to

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