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Star Wards - awakening the online force

An online resource has been set up by Star Wards, the charity that's using small changes to make a big difference to staff and adolescents using mental health services.
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An online resource has been set up by Star Wards, the project using small changes to make a big difference to staff and adolescents using mental health services

Running film nights in a mental health unit seems obvious when you think about it.

While not part of the mental health nursing curriculum, they are what someone needing mental health care appreciates as an inpatient. Complete with popcorn, film nights are among the activities supported by Star Wards, a charity that has focused on improving the inpatient experience for the past 14 years.

Making a difference

Star Wards is about the small changes staff introduce that make a big difference. We work with staff and service users to encourage, inspire, motivate and to spread the word about what other staff are already doing.

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