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Mental health trust on the hunt for new governors

PUBLISHED: 10:34 02 October 2018 | UPDATED: 10:34 02 October 2018

Hellesdon Hospital. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Hellesdon Hospital. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

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Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) is encouraging local people with an interest in mental health to consider standing for election as a governor and help drive improvements.

The trust is looking for 11 new governors to represent the views of local people and help shape its future.

In this round, the seats open for election are three public governors in Norfolk, two public governors in Suffolk, one service user governor in Norfolk, two service user governors in Suffolk, one carer governor, and two staff governors.

The Trust is holding an information session for anyone who is interested in the role on Monday, October 15, 2pm to 4pm at the Diss Business Hub, Diss Business Park..

To book a place, contact, Kate Hope at kate.hope@nsft.nhs.uk or call 01603 421291.

Nominations open on October 17 and close at noon on November 14.

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