• Global IT outage – impact on NHS

    19 July 2024

    The NHS is aware of a global IT outage and an issue with EMIS, an appointment and patient record system, which is causing disruption in the majority of GP practices.

  • AWP mental health nurse honoured for saving baby’s life

    26 June 2024

    An off-duty AWP mental health nurse who helped save the life of a six-week-old baby has been recognised for her humanity, promptitude and skill.

  • The British Medical Association (BMA) Strikes

    25 June 2024

    Between 7am on Thursday (27 June) until 7am on Tuesday 2. The British Medical Association (BMA) is taking strike action at a number of NHS trusts, including Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust.

  • Learning Disability Week: Our Deputy Chief Executive Alison Smith on supporting her uncle Stephen

    20 June 2024

    This week we have been chatting to our Deputy Chief Executive Alison Smith, as she tells us why Learning Disabilities week is so important to her and her family.

  • “Lived experience is at the heart of all we do”

    30 May 2024

    Local people with lived experience of mental health were welcomed to a celebration event organised by Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership (AWP) NHS Trust.