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A School Governor’s view on mental health in schools

23rd May 2019

Sharon Long, a school governor in Lewisham, talks about the importance of London-wide approach to delivering early intervention to support staff in schools and colleges. We all know the impact of mental health on children, young people and families, in London, 9% of 5-19-year olds have a mental health disorder. In schools, this manifests in many […]

Children and young people’s health services in London: a case for change

15th April 2019

This report outlines the case for change for regional work on improving life outcomes for all of London’s children and young people. This document is aimed at planners, commissioners and providers of healthcare services for children and young people. It is written to help commissioners and providers prepare and develop their local plans, to implement […]

Social prescribing for CYP

29th March 2019

This page has information on how to develop social prescribing for children, young people, parents and carers.   Explore our guide for factors to consider when developing social prescribing for children, young people, parents and carers. It aims to help address best practice for approaching change, the importance of engagement with the local population and […]

Eating Disorders Awareness: guidelines for referring children and young people

6th February 2019

New eating disorders guidance for primary care professionals Healthy London Partnership has produced guidelines for primary care professionals about treating children and young people with eating disorders. The guidelines are being dispatched to GP practices across London to coincide with Eating Disorders Awareness Week. The eating disorders guidelines share advice about spotting the signs of eating […]

Children’s Mental Health Week 2019: NHS Go

1st February 2019

NHS Go – going beyond the mixed messages by Megan White, aged 20 Sometimes the health information out there is overwhelming. Our health is so important and when we have worries all the mixed messages can make it really scary. ‘Googling’ an illness or finding out where to ask for help doesn’t always make things […]

South East London London Child Death Review workshop

10th December 2018

Healthy London Partnership has developed five free workshops created to support new Child Death Review partners to understand the new requirements outlined in The Children and Social Work Act (2017) and subsequent Child Death Review Statutory and Operational Guidance. These workshops follow on from our workshops about the new responsibilities regarding Child Death Review Meetings in June 2018. The Child […]

Peer review of mental health crisis pathways for children & young people

6th December 2018

This report summarises the findings from peer reviews of London’s nine mental health crisis pathways for children and young people (CYP) conducted between November 2017 and May 2018. The peer review follows publication of our CYP mental health crisis guidance and the subsequent CCG self-assessment against the recommendations. Analysis of the self-assessment, completed by the […]

East London Child Death Review workshop

3rd December 2018

Healthy London Partnership has developed five free workshops created to support new Child Death Review Partners understand the new requirements outlined in The Children and Social Work Act (2017) and subsequent Child Death Review Statutory and Operational Guidance. These workshops follow on from HLP workshops about the new responsibilities regarding Child Death Review Meetings in […]

South West London Child Death Review workshop

3rd December 2018

Healthy London Partnership has developed five free workshops created to support new Child Death Review Partners understand the new requirements outlined in The Children and Social Work Act (2017) and subsequent Child Death Review Statutory and Operational Guidance. These workshops follow on from HLP workshops about the new responsibilities regarding Child Death Review Meetings in […]

North West London Child Death Review workshop

3rd December 2018

(This event has been postponed from 07/02/19 at the request of Chris Miller, Carole Furlong and Fiona Murray from the NWL Child Death Review Project who will present on their consultation findings.) Healthy London Partnership has developed five free workshops created to support new Child Death Review partners to understand the new requirements outlined in […]