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Riverside Surgery

525 New Chester Road, Rock Ferry, Wirral, CH42 2AG

Telephone: 0151 645 3464

If you have an urgent medical problem which cannot wait until the surgery re-opens please dial 111 or visit NHS 111 Online to access the out-of-hours service.

Can you help address barriers to mental health?

Posted on September 8th, 2022

Talking Together Wirral, led by Insight Healthcare, Wirral’s NHS IAPT talking therapies provider, is consulting with Wirral’s Black, Asian, and other minority ethnic residents to improve the delivery of IAPT talking therapies. This consultation is in partnership with Healthwatch Wirral, Wirral Change and Wirral Deen Centre.

Do you consider yourself from a Black, Asian, or any Minority Ethnicity, including Travelling/Gypsy communities or Eastern European?

We want to speak with you about improving access to mental health support within your community.

Sessions are being held at:

Wednesday 14th September
12—1.30 pm
Wirral Change
12-14 St Laurence Drive, Birkenhead, CH41 3JD

Thursday 15th September
6.30—8 pm
Zoom Online
To get the link email

Saturday 17th September
10—11.30 am
Wirral Deen Centre
371-375 Borough Road, Birkenhead CH42 0HA

The sessions will explore a variety of barriers and feelings towards accessing NHS talking therapies. All are welcome, with or without experience of accessing mental health support.

Refreshments and snacks will be provided (not online).

Drop in or book via 07873952078 or

Please email before Wednesday 7th September if you need a translator or other special assistance.

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