Welcome to our digest of news and information from a variety of organisations (both local to Worcestershire and national) which we think may be of interest to you.
Please let us know if you have other info that you think our group of carers would find useful, and we can spread the word.
Online Relatives' Education and Coping Toolkit
Read the latest 13th March 2021 edition here.
The online Relatives' Education and Coping Toolkit (REACT) is a website specifically aimed at helping relatives/friends who support their friends or family who experience Bipolar Disorder or Psychosis.
The REACT site contains useful information organised into modules including strategies to manage common problems and stories from others about their experiences.
To use REACT go to https://reacttoolkit.uk/ and create an account.
Springfield Mind Safe Haven
New Phone Number
"18+ and struggling with your mental health? Need somebody to talk to? Our Worcestershire Safe Haven is available Monday - Friday 6pm - Midnight and Saturday and Sunday 9am - Midnight.
Tel: 01905 600400. Our friendly Practitioners can offer you a listening ear, support and information to help you manage through the difficult times.
Should they not get straight through to a Safe Haven practitioner, they will be invited to leave a message. As soon as a practitioner is free, they will be able to access the message and caller the person back. Calls that are made to this number outside of the opening hours will only be able to leave a message."
Other News / Info
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