With various changes happening in Lambeth’s health and social care, there may be things that directly affect you or your community, and times where you want to share your views outside of the Lambeth Together public events or consultations. Healthwatch Lambeth is the independent champion for all local people, and they work closely with Lambeth Together to ensure everyone’s voice is heard.
To mark World Suicide Prevention Day on 10 September 2019, key organisations across Lambeth came together for an event hosted by Lambeth Together, to discuss how we call all have life-saving conversations.
In Lambeth, on average two of our residents die by suicide each month, with many more making suicide attempts.
Guys and St Thomas (GSTT) Transformation Team, Lambeth Council and CCG commissioners have been working together to help support and develop the commissioned community support (home care) providers.
Community health and social care teams are frequently supporting the same individual at home and should be able to contact each other easily in order to improve the service they are jointly providing.
A new service model for adult community mental health services has been put in place by the Living Well Network Alliance – the organisations in Lambeth working together to improve mental health services.
Three new Living Well Centres have been developed.