Dealing with drinking over ChristmasPublished on: 20th December 2019
The festive season is a time when many people like to raise a glass of their favourite tipple. But for some people, the pressure to have a drink, or the risk to them if they do, is difficult to cope with. We sought advice on coping at Christmas from our substance misuse services.
Coping at Christmas time with an eating disorderPublished on: 19th December 2019
Christmas can cause anxiety within families where someone is living with an eating disorder. With pressure to eat lots and attend family and other social gatherings, it can be difficult not to feel anxious and overwhelmed at this time of year. Read on for some ways to make the festive period run more smoothly if you are living with ED.
Managing your mental health over ChristmasPublished on: 18th December 2019
On TV the Christmas holidays look like a time of happy families and great gifts; but for many people the festive season is far from perfect. If you are one of the many people who finds it difficult to cope, we offer some tips on how to manage your mental health over the Christmas period.
Health Visiting team picks up gifts from SantaPublished on: 17th December 2019
Colleagues from the Osmaston and Allenton Health Visiting team attended a Christmas party at Treetops Activity Centre in Alfreton where they collected Christmas presents donated by team members at DHU Health Care.
Trust service user Emily appeals for donations to help Reverse Advent campaignPublished on: 16th December 2019
Trust service user Emily is running her Reverse Advent appeal this year to collect special items for service users in the Radbourne Unit to receive at Christmas.
Catering team donates Christmas presents for needy childrenPublished on: 13th December 2019
Derbyshire Healthcare Heath Visitors collected a huge pile of presents for needy children in Derby when they called in on the Landau Forte College catering team
Winners announced at our Delivering Excellence Awards ceremonyPublished on: 21st November 2019
The winners were announced for the Trust's annual Delivering Excellence Awards, recognising and celebrating outstanding work from Trust colleagues and volunteers.
Connections magazine is out nowPublished on: 19th November 2019
The latest edition of the Trust's magazine Connections has just been published and can be viewed on the website. The theme for this edition is volunteering.
Caring for our veterans and Armed Forces community – what do we offer our staff?Published on: 14th November 2019
Continuing this week’s campaign to raise awareness of what support is available to the Armed Forces community, today we will be looking at what the Trust can offer our reservists and Armed Forces personnel.
Could you stand as a Trust governor?Published on: 13th November 2019
Derbyshire Healthcare Trust is looking for members of the public to stand as governors in constituencies across the county.