Mersey Care serve more than 1.4 million people, offering specialist inpatient and community services that support mental health, learning disabilities, addictions, brain injuries and physical health, and they are one of only three trusts in the UK that offer high secure mental health facilities.
They are proud of their large, diverse, representative membership. More than 13,000 people have joined the Trust and are helping to build and maintain effective links with the community that they serve. This ensures direct involvement of stakeholders in their corporate governance and decision-making processes.
Elections to the Council of Governors will take place over the Summer, when they will be looking for a Halton/Warrington/St Helens Governor to represent members within their community.
If you are aged 14 or over and want to join an influential group of people interested in the development of health services across Cheshire and Merseyside, please complete an online application form by clicking here or call them on 0151 471 2303 and they’ll send you an application form in the post.
If you have any questions or would like any further information about becoming a member or the Governor elections, please contact the Corporate Affairs Team by emailing: email@example.com
Visit their webpage to read their membership FAQs or watch a short animation about the role of members and the Council of Governors in an NHS Foundation Trust.