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Southport children fighting stigma at mental health hospital build

31 May 2018
Local schoolchildren have provided artwork that will feature on the construction site of Mersey Care's new state of the art mental health hospital in Southport.

In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty gives an insight into our Zero Suicide vision and its similarity to NHS values

25 May 2018
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty provides his latest update on a Ministerial visit and how our zero suicide vision follows NHS values.

Minister for Mental Health and Inequalities visits Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust

18 May 2018
Minister for Mental Health and Inequalities, Jackie Doyle Price MP, today visited Life Rooms Walton and Ashworth High Secure Hospital, both run by Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust, as part of a fact-finding visit to the North West.

In Mind: Chief Executive, Joe Rafferty's update from Mersey Care

18 May 2018
Chief Executive's blog, 18 May 2018.

In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty updates on all the news from Mersey Care

11 May 2018
Joe Rafferty writes his latest blog on mental health awareness week, international nurses day and a special anniversary for the Life Rooms.

In Mind: Making Progress, Chief Executive Joe Rafferty's latest update

04 May 2018
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty writes his latest blog about the importance of making progress

Ground breaking takes place on new hospital

03 May 2018
Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust has started construction on a new multi-million pound regional secure mental health and learning disability hospital in Maghull, Sefton.

In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty's latest update on promoting our services

27 April 2018
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty writes his latest blog about the importance of promoting Mersey Care's services.

Patients and Carers urged to get their children immunised

25 April 2018
Mersey Care is urging parents and carers to get their children immunised during European Immunisation week.

Prevent diabetes during Diabetes Prevention Week

18 April 2018
During the UK’s first ever Diabetes Prevention Week on 16-22 April, diabetes teams in Southport, Formby and south Sefton are calling on people at risk of diabetes to take steps to prevent the illness and those with diabetes to educate themselves on managing their condition.