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Green-fingered volunteers have used their skills to give service users, staff and carers at East Anglia’s mental health trust a special Christmas gift.

Sue Willgoss sent no Christmas cards this year.

A Norfolk MP has asked the health secretary to meet with his constituents who “felt they have been let down” by the region’s mental health trust.

A family has criticised a mental health service after a mother-of-three took her own life just 10 days after being discharged from a mental health ward.

A former Norwich City star was among the guests sharing their stories at an event to raise awareness for men’s mental health in memory of a Lowestoft powerlifter.

The family of a former Liverpool footballer who died in a Norwich hospital say they will continue their fight for justice despite a coroner finding “no evidence of neglect” in his care.

An innovative group which helps men to tackle mental health issues has been shortlisted for a top national award.

Bereaved parents highlighted a number of “vile and sad” suicides in Cromer following a meeting to discuss the mental health “crisis in north Norfolk and beyond”.

Applications to become a nurse in Norfolk have dropped by a fifth in just a year, new figures show.

Campaigners, an MP and grieving parents have called for the restoration of mental health services to north Norfolk at a meeting “prompted by a series of desperate tragedies”.

Muscly men at the gym aren’t normally known for opening up about their feelings.

West Suffolk MP and health secretary Matt Hancock is facing calls to intervene over the future of the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

As yet another damning report about Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) is released, we need to take a look at why local mental health services are in such a mess.

A distressed mother felt “utterly sick” after discovering her 14-year-old autistic son had been under the care of a fake psychiatrist.

A bogus psychiatrist who practised in the UK for more than 20 years with no qualifications worked at the region’s mental health trust, it has been revealed.

The daughter of an ex-footballer who will represent herself at his inquest has spoken about her 15-month battle for justice while fighting aggressive breast cancer.

The new chief nurse at the region’s mental health trust has pledged to help drive improvements to patient care.

Campaigners have shared their views on the sudden resignation of a mental health trust chief – just days before a new inspection report is due to be published.

The region’s mental health trust is celebrating the achievements of its newest nursing graduates who have spent the last 18 months completing their degrees while also caring for patients.

Mental health campaigners will hold a public meeting in Cromer to call for the return of support services to north Norfolk.

Employers from across Norfolk and Suffolk are being encouraged to help staff look after their mental health and wellbeing.

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) will pledge to play its part in reducing the over-medication of people with learning disabilities and / or autism during a special conference taking place next month.

The daughters of a 38-year-old woman murdered by a stalker have lost a High Court damages battle.

People from across Norfolk are being invited to find out about the wellbeing services provided by Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

Volunteers looking after a memory and sensory garden for families living with dementia have been shortlisted for a community award.

Mental health is the focus of an exhibition at Great Yarmouth Minster as artwork by service users, volunteers and staff at Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) go on display.

A targeted project designed to encourage more men to ask for help with mental health issues has been hailed a success after playing a key role in raising awareness of the importance of safeguarding emotional wellbeing.

People who are contemplating suicide are being offered a powerful message of hope from others who have been in the same position as part of a new initiative designed to encourage them to stop, wait and talk while showing that someone cares.

Young women receiving support from Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) are being offered the chance to boost their confidence, fitness and self-esteem by joining a new boxing group.

Inspectors have returned to the region’s struggling mental health trust to find out how the service has progressed since May.

The standard of care provided by the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) is well above the national average, according to the latest inspections carried out by patient representatives.

Inspectors have told the region’s struggling mental health trust that issues last year have not been fixed quick enough.

The 10th Norwich Pride parade promises to be the most colourful, vibrant and musical yet, and the region’s mental health trust will be joining the fun to show its support for diversity and inclusiveness in our society.

An appeal to raise £25,000 for a multi-use games area at Helledson Hospital has been given a significant boost.

Intensive care beds at an Ipswich mental health ward are likely to stay closed until the autumn, it can be revealed.

Intensive care beds at an Ipswich mental health ward are likely to stay closed until the autumn, it can be revealed.

Yee-hah! Staff, patients and families had a rootin’ tootin’ day of fun as the Wild West came to Hellesdon Hospital.

Staff and patients from Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) are making the final preparations for a fun-packed fundraising spectacular which will bring all the excitement of the Wild West to Norwich.

​A specialist nurse who works in Norfolk and Suffolk has been named as the best learning disability nurse in England.

Two long-serving nurses from Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) attended a ceremony at Westminster Abbey to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the National Health Service.

As the NHS marks its 70th anniversary, a King’s Lynn woman has just celebrated a health service milestone of her own – 50 years as a nurse.

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) is urging people to “s’hare” its baby GoGoHares on social media to show their support for people living with mental health conditions.

People are being given the chance to find out more about men’s mental health during a special event next month.

Fifty-one young people who care for someone with a mental health condition enjoyed a two-day event designed to give them a break from their caring duties.

A team which swings into action when someone in Norwich is facing a health, social care or wellbeing crisis is celebrating its first birthday.

A consultant clinical psychologist from the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has spoken at one of the world’s top literary festivals on the subject of men and suicide.

A mental health pharmacist is the first in the country to get a funding award to help people with bipolar disorder take their medication.

People from across Norfolk and Suffolk are being invited to venture into the Wild West by supporting a summer fun day raising money for Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has given its backing to a new national campaign which supports the ambition of creating a world where suicide does not exist.

Patients, carers, relatives, supporters and partners are being invited to find out more about the challenges of engaging men in mental healthcare during a special event exploring what it means to be a man in 2018.

A specialist team from the region’s mental health trust which helps people at hospital is now able to offer faster help to more patients after the service more than doubled in size.

For brothers, Andy and Rob Mack, Nurses’ Day will be a family affair.

MPs have heard how the “scandal” of staff shortages is crippling mental health care in Norfolk.

The region’s mental health trust has pledged to eradicate the use of out of area beds by 2021.

The region’s mental health trust has been praised for the support it provides to patients with learning disabilities and autism.

A service which has helped scores of babies at risk of being removed from their families stay with them has been showcased to an MP.

People in Norfolk facing mental health challenges have been expressing their creativity ahead of the GoGo Hares trail this summer.

A bid for more than £5m worth of funding to help solve safety issues at the region’s mental health has been rejected by the Department for Health, it can be revealed.

Ipswich MP Sandy Martin has called for managers of the region’s mental health trust to be replaced after news emerged about vital bed closures.

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has been awarded a second gold star in recognition of its commitment to ensuring carers are fully supported and involved in decisions about care.

Staff from hospitals and councils across Norfolk and Suffolk took part in the Parkrun in Lowestoft.

Staff and service users at Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) are putting their best feet forward this week for Sport Relief.

The region’s mental health trust will hold a free half-day conference for anyone interested in mental, physical and spiritual health.

Footballing skills will be helping men across Great Yarmouth improve their mental and physical wellbeing.

Staff, service users and their families made sure they had ‘Time for a Cuppa’ for charity at a Norwich dementia unit.

The important role which apprentices play at Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) is being highlighted during a national awareness week designed to encourage more people to think about earning while they learn.

Clinicians at the region’s mental health trust are too busy to complete mandatory basic life support training, it has been revealed.

Several opportunities were missed in the case of a Lowestoft man with down’s syndrome who died at Ipswich Hospital in 2012, a safeguarding chief at the region’s mental health trust told an inquest.

North Norfolk MP Norman Lamb praised staff at Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) when he opened an exhibition of inspiring artwork by mental health patients.

A lack of checks on patients tranquillised while under the care of the region’s mental health trust has been branded as “appalling”.

The chief executive of the region’s mental health trust is urging patients to put their trust in her as the organisation tries to improve.

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