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Calls for Suffolk County Council to formally adopt a policy backing the break-up of the region's mental health trust have failed to win support.

Matthew Hicks

Senior officers across Suffolk's ailing special educational needs service are to be held to account for its failings, it has emerged.

Gordon Jones

Parents have reacted angrily after it emerged a special needs forum praised for its "powerful and influential voice" has been refused access to a crisis meeting with government leaders.

Department for Education

Calls have been made for Norfolk and Suffolk's under-fire mental health trust to be split up, so it can provide a better focus for each county.

Care Quality Commission

A Suffolk GP surgery with thousands of patients on its register is now in special measures after health inspectors raised concerns about safety and leadership.

Care Quality Commission

A hospital in Bury St Edmunds has earned the highest rating of patient safety and experience for people undergoing endoscopy procedures from a national accrediting body.

Care Quality Commission

Health and education leaders at national level are to meet to decide how to turn round Suffolk's failing special needs education service, it has been revealed.

Care Quality Commission

A new mental health response team which aims to support high-risk patients in Ipswich and Bury St Edmundsk is to be launched in Suffolk after funding was agreed.

Tim Passmore

Suffolk County Council's cabinet has backed a new vision for mental health provision in Suffolk - with a detailed plan for how new measures will be implemented due later this year.

Liberal Democrat

A new service specialising in the management of infection control has been launched in Ipswich.

Care Quality Commission

The troubled mental health trust in Suffolk and Norfolk could be split into three, we can reveal.

Dan Poulter

A health watchdog has said it is now satisfied with the county's children's services, following concerns over governance in 2017.

Gordon Jones

A new guide to help teenagers with special educational needs progress into adulthood has been published as part of a major revamp of SEND provision in Suffolk.

Care Quality Commission

Experts behind a radical new mental health plan in Suffolk have said a widespread culture change is needed, and urged all health bosses to get behind the proposals.

Care Quality Commission

Suffolk's NHS bosses have spelled out their vision for a major shake-up of mental health services ahead of a meeting of experts.

Care Quality Commission

Plans have been unveiled to pump up to £45.1million into creating hundreds of special educational needs places in Suffolk, in a bid to meet soaring demand.

Gordon Jones

Suffolk's special education needs provision has come under fire in recent weeks as the extent of pressures were revealed. Local democracy reporter Jason Noble caught up with the county's SEND chief to find out why 2019 will change that

Care Quality Commission

Young people waiting 19 times longer for mental health appointments in parts of Suffolk, figures show.

Sandy Martin

A substance misuse service for people across Suffolk has been rated 'good' by health inspectors.

Care Quality Commission

Mental health campaigners will head to London to demand better mental health care in the region.

Care Quality Commission

MPs have urged caution amid calls for the government to seize control of the region's failing mental health trust.

Therese Coffey

A Suffolk MP will join calls to abolish the region's mental health trust unless there is clear evidence of significant improvement by the end of January, it has emerged.

Sandy Martin

MPs in Suffolk and Norfolk hope to meet with regulators over the future of the region's crisis-hit mental health trust before Christmas, it has emerged.

Sandy Martin

A distraught mother has described Suffolk's mental health service as "farcical" and claims it is failing families after her daughter attempted to take her own life - but was not sectioned.

Ipswich Hospital

A "tsunami" of youngsters with mental health problems is on the horizon in Suffolk, a wellbeing movement has warned.

Care Quality Commission

Radical action is needed to tackle the crisis facing Suffolk's mental health trust, the health secretary has said.

Care Quality Commission

These statistics lay bare the situation faced at the region's mental health trust, as it has once again been placed in special measures.

Care Quality Commission

The top inspector of England's hospitals has not ruled out asking the government to take over the region's failing mental health trust.

Care Quality Commission

The region's mental health trust is today in special measures for the third time, after an inspection uncovered a litany of failings branded "deeply disturbing" by MPs.

Care Quality Commission

Campaigners have shared their views on the sudden resignation of a mental health trust chief - just days before a new inspection report is due to be published.

Care Quality Commission

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