The Northern Health and Social Care Trust has launched Steps to Recovery, three new resources designed to help those living with mental health issues to regain full control over their lives.
The three resources include a Recovery website http://www.mentalhealthrecoverystories.hscni.net/ and http://www.mentalhealthrecoverystories.net, DVD and inspirational stories booklet have been developed as resources for mental health recovery. They include personal accounts of eight peopl in the area who have had mental health challenges in their life.
Each person’s account has shown that mental health challenges and the experiences that surround them can create a newly formed sense of purpose and understanding. These stories have been shared to help others believe that despite difficult times there is hope and recovery can occur.
For further information about Steps to Recovery service please contact Rosemary Hawthorne, Recovery Facilitator, Room 45, Inver 3 Corridor, Holywell Hospital, 60 Steeple Road, Antrim BT41 2RJ Telephone: (028) 9446 5211 ext 2003 or email firstname.lastname@example.org