2021

New mental health facilities for mothers
Apr 8, 2021

New mental health facilities for mothers

New mental health facilities for mothers. This week, NHS England announced plans for 26 new hubs for mothers, offering mental and physical health advice. Due to past health commissioning priorities, these specialist facilities are rare. We have designed two facilities which specialise in peri-natal mental health. Roseberry Park Hospital is one of them, and it […]

Mental Health Act reform: will it renew the focus on inclusive design?
Apr 5, 2021

Mental Health Act reform: will it renew the focus on inclusive design?

Mental Health Act reform: will it renew the focus on inclusive design? Anyone who has been sectioned or admitted to a mental health inpatient unit will understand how disorienting and disempowering a process it can be. We were therefore encouraged earlier this year, when Health Secretary Matt Hancock outlined a major overhaul of the 40-year-old […]

Work commences on our £60m redevelopment of Northgate Hospital
Mar 12, 2021

Work commences on our £60m redevelopment of Northgate Hospital

Construction has commenced on our £60m redevelopment of Northgate Hospital in Morpeth for NTW Solutions – Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust. Designed around the concept of a ‘village campus’, the new medium secure hospital at the heart of the development, provides a wide variety of indoor and outdoor settings for relaxation and […]