Our We Can Talk family now includes 24 hospital sites, 15 acute and 6 mental health NHS trusts, six geographic areas, two arms-length bodies and over 1300 members of hospital staff.
Health Education England (HEE) supports the delivery of excellent healthcare and health improvement to the patients and public of England by ensuring that the workforce of today and tomorrow has the right numbers, skills, values and behaviours, at the right time and in the right place. Health Education England funded our pilot project and has continued to support a sustainable role across England.
NHS England leads the National Health Service (NHS) in England to ensure there are high quality health and care services that are compassionate, inclusive and constantly-improving. NHS England has funded a number of new We Can Talk sites as part of their commitment to improve mental health crisis care.
Barts Health NHS Trust are the largest NHS trust in the UK and support the health and well-being of more than half a million children and young people. We Can Talk was piloted at Barts Health and they are our earliest adopters and biggest supporters. The Care Quality Commission (CQC) highlighted We Can Talk as an area of outstanding practice and “the only programme of its kind in the NHS” for our work at Barts Health.
Ashford and St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust
Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust
Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Foundation Trust
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
North East London NHS Foundation Trust
North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust
Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Whittington Health NHS Trust
Please let us know if you’re planning on adopting the We Can Talk Principles in your hospital (so we can spread the good news!) or use the contact form or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re interested in joining the We Can Talk family.