Scheme to support patients with long term conditions will benefit mental health

Access to NHS services supporting people with mild to moderate anxiety and depression will be made easier thanks to a pilot scheme in Berkshire West Berkshire West Clinical Commissioning Groups and Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust have put funding secured from NHS England into extending the Talking Therapies (IAPT) scheme specifically......
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Further funding found for mental health support in policing Berkshire West

A scheme which has successfully reduced the number of people with mental health issues inappropriately detained in police custody has been awarded funding for another two years through the Better Care Fund. Berkshire West Clinical Commissioning Groups, in partnership with Wokingham District Council, Newbury District Council and Reading Borough Council, has......
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Little Blue Book of Sunshine

Teenagers across Berkshire West are getting help and tips on dealing with mental health problems from a ‘little blue book of sunshine'. The book, which has been commissioned by the Berkshire West Clinical Commissioning Groups, has been delivered to every secondary school in Reading, Wokingham and West Berkshire for pupils aged 1......
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Review of MSK Service across Berkshire West – we want to hear your views

Monday 15 May 4.00pm – 6.00pm at Berkshire West CCGs, 57-59 Bath Road, Reading, RG30 2BA Berkshire West CCGs (Newbury & District CCG, South Reading CCG, North & West Reading CCG and Wokingham CCG) would like to invite you to come and talk to us about your experiences of the current s......
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