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Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust

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

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 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

Most of Suffolk's NHS staff are working additional unpaid hours with many feeling the effects of work-based stress, it has been revealed.

NHS

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

Needham Market-based Mixbrow Construction has completed a new unit for the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust which will offer new mothers suffering from mental health problems specialist help closer to home.

NHS

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

New mums across Suffolk with post-natal depression and other mental health issues will benefit from targeted support when a specialist service expands its staff numbers.

West Suffolk Hospital

The family of a young Ipswich man who they say was let down by Suffolk's mental health trust before his death are to begin court action against them.

NHS

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

Care Quality Commission

West Suffolk MP and health secretary Matt Hancock is facing calls to intervene over the future of the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

NHS

Suffolk's mental health and wellbeing system is failing and people are struggling to access support they need - even in moments of crisis.

Suffolk County Council

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

A free conference will be hosted in Ipswich by the region's mental health trust next week.

Ipswich Town Football Club

The daughters of a 38-year-old Bury St Edmunds woman murdered by a stalker have lost a High Court damages battle.

High Court

A school psychologist and a bid for 12 new community healthcare assistants are among a series of projects to benefit from a £5million NHS cash boost.

NHS

Suffolk health and social care services are to receive a cash boost of almost £5million, including funding for a dozen carers to help older people in their own home.

Suffolk County Council

Bereavement is just the start of grief for the two-thirds of people more likely to make an attempt on their own life following the death by suicide of a loved one.

Ipswich Town Football Club

More than one in 10 children with eating disorders seen by Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust are waiting too long to be treated, new figures reveal.

NHS

Inspectors have told the region's struggling mental health trust that issues last year have not been fixed quick enough.

Care Quality Commission

A Suffolk school is being held up as a shining example after greatly improving the mental health of pupils by employing its own clinical psychologist.

NHS

Rough sleepers in Ipswich and Suffolk Coastal will be given dedicated mental health support as part of a bid to break the cycle of homelessness.

NHS

Intensive care beds at an Ipswich mental health ward are likely to stay closed until the autumn, it can be revealed.

NHS

A trained nurse who was appointed to lead Suffolk mental health services has told of her ambitions to deliver quality care.

NHS

​A specialist nurse who works in Norfolk and Suffolk has been named as the best learning disability nurse in England.

Suffolk

Harnessing new technologies and building closer ties between health care services will be key in overcoming challenges facing the NHS.

Addenbrooke's Hospital

A mental health unit in Ipswich has been made safer for patients thanks to a £300,000 refurbishment.

Care Quality Commission

Further concerns have been raised about the region's troubled mental health trust just weeks before a crunch inspection.

Dan Poulter

An Ipswich-based nurse who "goes above and beyond her job title" to support people with learning disabilities has been nominated for a national award.

NHS

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