Public Health England’s Every Mind Matters platform has launched new advice, focussed on looking after people’s mental wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. It has been updated after new data shows over 4 in 5 (84.2%) Brits are worried about the effect that coronavirus is having on their life, with over half (53.1%) saying it was affecting their well-being and nearly half (46.9%) reporting high levels of anxiety.
Throughout the pandemic, Lambeth Together partners, Lambeth Council, Guy’s and St Thomas’s, King’s College Hospital, South East London CCG and others have been working together to change social care services to best support Lambeth people.
Teams from the hospital services at Guy’s and St Thomas’ (GSTT) and King’s College trusts have been brought together with adult social care hospital staff as well as enhancing weekend working capacity in the borough..
If you are currently receiving support from Lambeth mental health services (Living Well Network Alliance) face-to-face support will either be replaced by telephone, Skype (or similar) support or postponed. You will receive a letter, email or phone call explaining what will happen in your case.
A public consultation is taking place on proposals to improve adult inpatient mental A few weeks remain to give your feedback in a public consultation about improving the adult inpatient mental health services in Lambeth.
The 12-week consultation, which ends on 31 May, is being led by NHS South East London Clinical Commissioning Group (NHS SEL CCG) supported by South London and Maudsley NHS Trust, and is seeking people’s views on a proposal to move the old inpatient mental health wards at Lambeth Hospital to new, purpose-built facilities at the Maudsley Hospital, in Denmark Hill, less than three miles away.