Annual General and Members’ Meeting 2021
Our Annual General and Members’ Meeting (AGM) was held virtually on Thursday 23 September 2021.
Our Guest Speaker this year was Sir Norman Lamb who is a long standing and active campaigner for mental health and is also chairman of South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust. A presentation of the Annual Report and Accounts and other reports (published on our website) will follow in due course.
About out guest speaker Sir Norman Lamb
A long-standing and active campaigner for mental health, Sir Norman Lamb has worked to challenge stigma around mental health and to ensure people with mental health issues are treated with the same priority as patients with physical health needs. A former health minister from 2012 to 2015, Sir Norman introduced the first access and waiting time standards in mental health care for the treatment of mental health problems like depression and anxiety, and for patients experiencing a first episode of psychosis. Before this this he was also a minister in the department for business, innovation and skills.
In 2019, Sir Norman Lamb received a knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for his public and political service, notably his contribution to mental health and in March 2020, Sir Norman joined South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust as their chairman.
Useful documents and information
- Questions and answers from the meeting
- AGM agenda 2021
- Annual Report and Accounts 2020/21
- Minutes of the 2019/20 of the Annual General/Members Meeting
- Our Journey to Change
- Review of the Year
Annual General and Members’ Meeting 2020
The Trust’s Annual General and Members’ Meeting (AGM) was held on Thursday 23 September 2021 from 3:30pm.
The Trust’s Annual Report and Accounts for the year ended 31 March 2020 were presented and attendees heard about our plans, performance and ambitions for the future.
Due to COVID-19 social distancing restrictions the meeting was held virtually.
Annual General and Members’ Meeting 2019
The Trust’s Annual General and Members’ Meeting was held on Wednesday 17 July 2019 at Middlesbrough Football Club, Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough and the theme of the event this year was Think Family and Friends. Keynote speaker Martin Atchison, deputy head of the Meriden Family Programme spoke at the event along with a carer who shared her experiences of taking part in the programme and the positive effect it had had on her and her son’s recovery. An extensive marketplace of information stalls showcasing the Trust’s services were available for attendees to browse and over 190 people attended.
Annual General and Members’ Meeting 2018
Wednesday 18 July 2018
The Council of Governors hosted its Annual General Meeting/Annual Members’ Meeting on Wednesday 18 July at Middlesbrough Football Club. This year our focus was mental health in the workplace and over 190 people attended.
Andy Bell, deputy chief executive of The Centre for Mental Health, joined us as a guest speaker. Andy, who is renowned for his commitment to workforce mental health and is an advocate for equal employment opportunities, raised awareness around the future of mental health services, the challenges and opportunities faced by employees and the importance of wellbeing at work.
An extensive marketplace of information on Trust services was also available where staff from more than 30 of our services were on hand to talk to attendees about their work and plans.
View the full presentations from the day.
View the photo album from the day
Annual General and Members Meeting 2017
The Trust’s Annual General and Members Meeting took place on Wednesday 19 July at Middlesbrough Football Club where 239 people attended.
This year, the Annual General and Members Meeting focussed on talking about mental health and our guest speaker was Sue Baker, Time to Change supported by Gary Pollard, Chief Executive Men Tell Health.
In addition to speakers, the event was supported by a ‘marketplace’ of over 37 stands showcasing their work and providing advice and guidance to attendees.
The winner of the prize draws of £25 was Mr Stephen Harding. This was for visiting 10 or more stands. Congratulations your prize is on its way to you.
View the full presentations from the day.
The videos supported the Time to Change presentation can be found on the Time To Change You Tube Channel.
Videos referred to on the day can be found below:
- Stand Up Kid
- Be in Your Mate’s Corner 1
- Be in Your Mate’s Corner 2
- Board Games
- Download the event flyer
Follow @TEWV or #TEWVAGM on twitter for on-the-day updates during the event.
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