Service users and carers of the mental health in learning disabilities (MHLD) clinical services are encouraged and supported to join our involvement register and get involved in paid opportunities to shape and deliver services. See our Get involved pages.
Service user and carer group
The nursing team in the MHLD clinical service run a monthly service user and carer 'meet up' group. The group do lots of different activities including bowling, karaoke, and sports days. Contact Pamela Boothe (Lambeth Team Administrator) on 020 3228 1057 for details.
The therapeutic value of gardening is a hot topic at the moment see Tweets by @MaudsleyNHS.
If service users might be interested in joining the service user allotment group at Ruskin Park please forward their names or feel free to ask any questions firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reasonably adjusted project
The Estia Centre was awarded a grant from Health Education England to develop a co-produced resource for mental health staff about meeting the needs for people with an intellectual disability. We have employed an expert by experience to undertake this project with us.
Due to Covid-19 we have been unable to hold our weekly Mind Apples group on a Monday in person. We are now holding online virtual group meetings.
Mind Apples social networking group for people with learning disabilities is a place where we can: