What is an “Advance Statement”?

October 3, 2014 at 3:22 pm

It is a contingency plan or a ‘wish list’ that a service user writes when they are feeling well, in the event of them not being well.  It should cover what they would like to happen concerning their wellbeing, in addition to choices in care and treatment.  It can let […]

Leeds Service User Network (SUN)

October 3, 2014 at 11:20 am

What is the Leeds Service User Network (SUN)? It’s a monthly get-together for service users, carers and staff to share ideas. The group works hand-in-hand with the Trust in order to improve the services it provides. Leeds SUN meetings are based on the ‘Recovery Principles.’ These include empowerment, acceptance, choice, […]

Annual Members Day 2014

September 29, 2014 at 3:10 pm

[portfolio_slideshow] “Looking at this week, the main event for me has been our Annual Members’ Day.  This was held on Tuesday in the magnificent setting of the Leeds Town Hall.  The thing that I really like about our Members’ Day is how we do the formal things, such as presenting […]