Cath Goodfellow, our Learning and Development Business Partner, attended a two-day Mental Health First Aid workshop last week. Here she reports back on her experience!
About Mental Health Concern
We are a charity providing a wide range of specialist services on behalf of the NHS and local authorities in the North East. Our mission is to improve the mental health and wellbeing of the people we serve.
Mental Health Concern is part of Concern Group.
We provide a range of specialist services, including 24-hour adult and dementia nursing care, supported housing, community wellbeing, and social prescribing. Each year, we support and care for over 2,600 people with mental health problems in the North East. Find out more about our services and what we do here.
By experience, you are the expert in your own mental health. We are experts in mental health by our profession. Of course, many of our staff have lived experience of mental ill-health too. That’s why our approaches are based on close partnerships with the people who we serve. Find out more about what it would be like to use our services here.
We pride ourselves on offering high-quality, person-centred and outcomes-focused services which give value to commissioners and are responsive and effective for referral agents. Find out more about our approaches to quality, cost effectiveness, and service delivery here.
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Getting to know us
Everything we do is centred around our values and our people; we have a wealth of experience after years of doing what we do. Find out more about us below.
Our values provide the framework for how our services are provided. They guide us in everything we do and underpin the decisions we make as an organisation.
Mental Health Concern is based around its people; we support and invest in our staff. Our team shares our values, they care about helping others and are committed to providing effective, high-quality clinical services.
We have provided a wide range of specialist mental health services in the North East of England since 1985. We are a charity with a big history, follow the link to find out more information.