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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.

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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On 19th July we held our first Family Therapy Summer Party at the Prudence Skynner Clinic at SWLSTG Mental Health Trust. This was a great opportunity for our Pastors, Muslim Leaders and Churches Networks to get together and share their experiences. We heard from Malik Gul, Director WCEN on the Family Therapy Project to date and
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The first cohort for the Advice First Aid training programme took place in June (3 sessions on 13th, 20th and 27th June). The training was be delivered by Citizens Advice Wandsworth at Battersea Library This training programme sought to equip our partner’s staff and volunteers with the knowledge and skills to provide information and refer people who
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Following our Faith, Community & Mental Health Lecture Series we are pleased to announce that the videos are now live.   The Lecture Series was a great opportunity for members of our community and public agencies to come together to hear from one of our guest speakers and explore the theme of mental health in

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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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Director’s Report continued from the Newsletter 16th April 2017 Over the last few months we have seen a number of friends and supporters leave our community. Graham Mackenzie, CEO NHS Wandsworth, left the organisation after 10 years of service. From when the Wandsworth Primary Care Trust was based at Springfield Hospital, through the ‘Wimbledon Years’ and

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