Summary of Medication Report
In July and August 2017 Mind LiVE and YMCA Right Here spoke to 128 people about their experiences with medication services and information. They made a variety of recommendations to improve services. We have passed these suggestions on to commissioners and other relevant agencies, along with other health engagement groups, and these are being worked […]
Urgent care services consultation report
Many thanks to everyone who took part and shared their views in our recent consultation on urgent mental health care services in Brighton and Hove. To have a look our report gathered from feedback collected and passed on to NHS commissioners, click here: Urgent Care Report Feb 2017
Giving feedback and making complaints to the NHS
Between October and November 2016 LiVE were asked to explore the group’s experience of giving feedback, raising concerns or making complaints about NHS services and what they felt was needed to make the process easier and more accessible. We looked at levels of awareness and understanding of the different routes and support available for giving feedback or making […]
Mental Health Drop-in Spaces in the City
Between July and September 2016 LiVE organised a consultation to explore the views of local people about developing “drop-in” social spaces to support mental health and wellbeing within the City. This topic was chosen by LiVE Project members and echoed findings from our 2015 service user consultation on local mental health services, which identified gaps […]
Consultation report on the role of the voluntary sector in supporting mental health
Have a look at our latest report and find out what local people with experience of mental health issues think and value about the role of voluntary sector projects in supporting mental health and wellbeing: Live project voluntary sector report
Feedback from LiVE’s Primary Care Focus Group
The LiVE Project conducted a focus group with eighteen people with lived experience of mental health issues, who shared their views on primary mental health services and identified changes and developments they would like to see. This brief report summarises the main findings and recommendations raised.
Feedback from our A & E consultation
Over the past few months LiVE has been reviewing the experience of using A&E at the Royal Sussex County Hospital for urgent mental health need. Twenty three people shared their views in our consultation, with varied feedback. If you would like to hear more, read our report below: A and E Report Jan 16
Feedback from the Happiness event, 26 August 2015
On 26 August the Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy Celebration Event took place. As part of the celebration event, LiVE project volunteers consulted visitors about whether they felt there were still gaps in support for mental health and wellbeing in Brighton and Hove and if so, what they would like to see in the next stage […]
Your views on local mental health services in Brighton and Hove..
Thank you to everyone who took part in LiVE’s recent survey and shared their views about local mental health services in Brighton and Hove. We gathered lots of interesting thoughts, concerns and recommendations. To find out more, see our report LiVE Report Local mental health services in Brighton and Hove.