Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust is once again welcoming people from across the community to take part in its National Poetry Day celebrations, working with our creative partners and The Life Rooms to promote wellbeing.
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty reflects on the importance of World Suicide Prevention Day and urges people to take the 20-minute free online suicide prevention training from the Zero Suicide Alliance - it may just take a life
New students flocking to Liverpool from all over the UK this month (September) will be advised how to stay safe in the city – including valuable information about safer sex, substance abuse and sensible drinking.
Please note that many of our services are changing during the current pandemic.
Before you set out to visit Mersey Care services, please phone ahead to check the latest. Please bear with us if things are different from our usual ways of working. All visitors and out patients attending NHS sites are required to wear a mask.
Exclusions The circumstances in which a person has a reasonable excuse include those where they cannot put on, wear or remove a face covering or because of any physical or mental illness or impairment, or disability (within the meaning of section 6 of the Equality Act 2010(7)), or without severe distress.
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We’ve had to suspend visiting arrangements and have alternative online methods where practical. Our first duty is to keep all our patients safe and well cared for.
The most common symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) are recent onset of any of the following:
a new continuous cough
a high temperature
a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of taste or smell (anosmia)
For most people, coronavirus (COVID-19) will be a mild illness. However, if you have any of the symptoms above you should self-isolate at home. Please remember to follow the official guidance:
Keep 2 metres apart
Wash your hands regularly for 20 seconds with soap and water
Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands