Catch up on video: Health Matters – Breaking down barriers

Catch up on video: Health Matters – Breaking down barriers

If you missed our Health Matters webinar Breaking down barriers, a recording is now available

Chaired by Associate Clinical Director Kirsten Prance, the June Health Matters event looked at how we can make mainstream healthcare services easier to access for people with a learning disability – and as a result, for everyone.

Trust governor and expert by experience Ben McCay was interviewed by Patient Experience Lead Rachel Miller about his experience of accessing mental health and physiotherapy services and gave his top tips how to improve access. Ben also spoke about his work with the Leading Together co-production group.

Nurse Consultant Simon Jones spoke about how services can make small changes that make a big difference, and approaching people in a holistic way.

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Published: 22 June 2021