Media Centre

If you are a journalist with a media enquiry, please contact the Trust's Communications Team:

Telephone: 0161 358 1644
The office is open between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday (except Bank Holidays).

Out of hours contact: 0161 773 9121 operates at evenings and weekends. This is for urgent media queries only.

Find our latest press releases below.

Press Releases

Mental health crisis support available across Greater Manchester this winter

This year over 3,500 people have already received help from support centres, which offer out of hours mental health support....

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Bolton Consultant is shortlisted for prestigious national mental health award

Dr Hannah Cappleman, Consultant Psychiatrist at Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH), has been shortlisted in the prestigious Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCPsych) Awards....

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“The connection with creativity, and new friendships, have changed my life” - GMMH and homelessness charity team up on fashion upcycling project

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH) and Emmaus, the charity working at ending homelessness, have joined forces on an ‘Arts for Good Health’ project....

GMMH becomes the first mental health NHS Foundation trust to install CPR training technology

The technology, called Brayden Online, combines a traditional mannequin with an iOS application which uses a cloud server, allowing staff to undertake CPR training at a time, date and location that is...

Greater Manchester awarded its largest ever research funding to tackle health inequalities and drive health improvements across the city region

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust joins Manchester Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) to lead mental health research....

Roll-out of decision support tool for community mental health services wins national award

A project run by GMMH - using a technology called ‘Management and Supervision Tool’ (MaST) to support clinical care and patient safety in Community Mental Health Teams (CMHTs), has be...

Major trial to investigate solutions to mental health crisis among young people

A major trial led by researchers at the University of York, funded by the NIHR and hosted by Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, will look at whether junior mental health practition...

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Recovery Academy launch new face to face and online mental health resources on World Mental Health Day

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (GMMH)’s Recovery Academy is back this Autumn, with the launch of their latest term on World Mental Health Day, including new face-to-face c...

Statement in response to BBC Panorama allegations

  A spokesperson for Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust said:  “We are taking the allegations raised by Panorama very seriously since the BBC sent them to us...

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The Sun’s Who Cares Wins health awards 2022 Announces GMMH shortlister for The Caroline Flack Mental Health Hero award

A consultant clinical psychologist at Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust has been shortlisted for The Caroline Flack Mental Health Hero award...

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