HRH Princess Alexandra visits Cassel Hospital in Ham to mark the NHS’s 70th birthday

06 Jul 2018

West London Mental Health Trust welcomed HRH Princess Alexandra to the Cassel Hospital in Ham, to open a new memorial garden as part of the NHS’s 70th birthday celebrations on Thursday 5 July. The Cassel Hospital works with people with severe personality disorder and complex trauma and 2018 also marks the 70th anniversary of its […]

NHS 70

27 Jun 2018

The National Health Service is turning 70 on 5 July 2018. It’s the perfect opportunity to celebrate the achievements of one of the nation’s most loved institutions, to appreciate the vital role the service plays in our lives, and to recognise and thank the extraordinary NHS staff – the everyday heroes – who are there […]

Funding boost for the NHS

18 Jun 2018

Carolyn Regan, Chief Executive of West London Mental Health Trust, commented on the Government’s recent announcement on NHS funding: “The Prime Minister has announced a significant funding boost for the NHS. Timed to coincide with its 70th anniversary in July, the Government has committed to an extra £20bn a year for the NHS by 2023. […]

Find out how we are supporting and marking Carers Week 2018

08 Jun 2018

Carers Week is an annual awareness campaign to bring caring right out into the open – recognising and celebrating the contribution carers make to families and communities throughout the UK. West London Mental Health Trust will be supporting the campaign; raising awareness, recognising and celebrating the contribution made by carers as well as affirming our […]

Big win for the Diversity Team at the HPMA Awards

08 Jun 2018

A huge congratulations to our Diversity and HR teams who won an award for ‘Most effective use of diversity to strengthen governance, recruitment or promotion’ at the Healthcare People Management Association (HPMA) Awards last night! Maggie Morgan-Valentine, Programme Lead and Head of Diversity; Ali Webster, Assistant Director of Workforce; and Julie Menia, Diversity Coordinator, accepted […]

Remembering Grenfell One Year On

07 Jun 2018

Thursday 14 June 2018 will mark the one year anniversary of the Grenfell Tower Tragedy. In memory of the 72 people who lost their lives, the Spiritual and Pastoral Care team will be planting trees and flowers on the day at 2pm in the Garden of Rest at St Bernard’s Hospital. The invitation is open […]

Join us at our AGM on 25 July

05 Jun 2018

Do join us at our Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Wednesday 25 July from 6pm onwards at The University of West London, St Mary’s Road, Ealing W5 5RF. We see our AGM as a great opportunity to listen to the local community and our service users, highlight some of our achievements over the last year […]

Our review of 2017/18 has been published, have a read here.

29 May 2018

The Trust has published a review of 2017/18 celebrating our achievements during the year and looking ahead to our plans for the future. As Chief Executive Carolyn Regan writes in her introduction: “I am proud of the way the Trust has developed and improved outcomes for patients, service users and carers over the last 12 […]

Trust’s Cognitive Behavioural Therapist selected to represent London in NHS 70 Parliamentary Awards 2018

18 May 2018

A Specialist Cognitive Behavioural Therapist from West London Mental Health Trust has been chosen from hundreds of applicants to represent London in a prestigious competition to mark the NHS’s 70th birthday. Saeed Khalilirad has been announced as Regional Champion in the Excellence in Mental Health Care Award category. He will now vie with other regional […]

Mental Health Awareness Week: Services expanded in Hammersmith and Fulham

14 May 2018

Back on Track, which provides talking therapies in Hammersmith & Fulham, has expanded its services to provide even more support to people with long term health conditions. Back on Track is part of a national initiative to provide psychological therapies to people with physical health conditions who have become worried, anxious or low in mood. […]