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North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

Welcome to our new site!

Here you can find details of the mental health, substance misuse and social care services we provide to more than 20,000 people and their families across north Essex. We hope you will enjoy browsing through the content. As a new site it will be developing over the coming months so why not ‘bookmark’ this page and come back and visit often.


Also we would like to hear your thoughts about the site and contents. In particular is there information you would like which you can’t find; what do you think of the style. Please e-mail us at with your thoughts.

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Who’s the cleverest of them all? 14th April 2015 Quiz night is coming to a town near you Put on your thinking caps, quiz night is coming to Harlow. The Friends of the Derwent Centre has organised a fundraising quiz night on Saturday 25 April 2015 at 7.30pm at the GPCA, Abercrombie Way, Harlow, Essex, CM18 6YJ. Are you the local master mind?  Fancy... Read more » See all News See all News

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A revised Code of Practice for the Mental Health Act 1983 comes into force on 1 April 2015. Since the Code of Practice was introduced in 2008 there have been substantial changes and updates in legislation, policy, case law, and professional practice. The new Code reflects and embeds developments since then in areas including the use of restrictive interventions, seclusion, use of Police powers to detain people in places of safety, and the use of Community Treatment Orders’. The revised code aims to provide stronger protection for patients and clarify roles, rights and responsibilities
A new service that helps people to take part in dementia research studies has launched. Join Dementia Research aims to accelerate the pace of dementia research by allowing people with and without dementia to register their interest in studies, helping researchers find the right participants at the right time. A recent poll showed that 62% of respondents would be willing to take part in dementia research but 81% wouldn’t know how to volunteer. Join Dementia Research is designed to overcome these barriers and give everyone the opportunity to play a role in changing the outlook for people with dementia.
The draft Personality Disorder Health Care Strategy has been developed by the three North Essex Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and has been supported by clinicians from North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (NEP). It sets out the vision and provides a detailed explanation of the course to commissioning and delivering personality disorder (PD) services in North Essex moving from the current time into 2017. The CCGs are keen to receive any comments and would also be happy to discuss the document further with local stakeholders.
Are you the Governor? North Essex Partnership is looking for people who are passionate about mental health and wellbeing to become Governors at the Trust. As a Governor, you will represent the views of local people and help change local mental health services for the better. Are you the Governor we’ve been looking for? Apply today! Email your contact details:
The North Essex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Charitable Funds - 1053509 - is a registered charity supporting the work of the Trust, helping its patients and their families during their time in the Trust's services. Our staff organise a wide range of fundraising activities to raise money for various projects. Recent projects include relaxation packs, Christmas parties, new doors and pictures.
Our new strategy needs to be broad enough to cope with changing events but detailed enough to provide overall direction and aid planning and decision making. It needs to contain strategic principles & objectives which can be shared with and owned by everyone.