News

New song launches Music 2 Empower on World Mental Health Day

Service users at Cygnet Hospital Maidstone have written and recorded a brand new song especially for World Mental Health Day. The song, 'How Can You Heal a Broken Heart' is the first release in our new Music 2 Empower project.

Cygnet Hospital Godden Green’s Recovery College Graduation BBQ

Cygnet Hospital Godden Green recently hosted a BBQ to celebrate the achievements of sixteen graduates from the hospital's Recovery College. Joining the graduates were a number of guests including friends, family, carers and service users.

Football programme proving a great success

Watford Football Club's Community Sports & Education Trust are working in partnership with Cygnet Hospital Harrow to deliver a multi-sport programme to service users at the hospital.

St Augustine’s Hospital new relaxation garden

As part of service user development at St Augustine's Hospital in Stoke-on-Trent the OT Department discussed with their service users the possibility of creating a relaxation garden for them at the hospital.

Cygnet Hospital Beckton’s Fun Fortnight

Cygnet Hospital Beckton recently ran their latest Fun Fortnight. The Fun Fortnights are held twice a year at the hospital, one in the summer and one at Christmas. It is a time for service users and staff to take a break from the scheduled timetable and have a chance to try something new and fun.

Cygnet Sherwood Lodge’s Allotment Project

Our service users at Cygnet Sherwood Lodge, a learning disability hospital have undertaken an allotment project in Langwith. Taking part in activities like these can have a positive effect on the people in our care by promoting confidence, independence and healthy eating.