Yorkshire & the Humber CYP Mental Health Lead Commissioner and STP/ICS Forum

This group meets bi-monthly and brings together all the Lead Commissioners for Local Transformation Plans with the aim of supporting delivery of the plans and connecting with the wider system to enable true transformation.

Future meetings

  • 19 November 2020
  • 21 January 2021
  • 18 March 2021


Yorkshire & the Humber Children & Young People's Eating Disorder Learning Collaborative 

This group meets quartlery with the aim of providing collaborative support and advice on the development of children and young people's Eating Disorder Services.  The group brings together a range of professionals from across the Yorkshire and the Humber. 

Future meetings 

  • 8 December 2020
  • 9 March 2021


Yorkshire & the Humber Children & Young People's Mental Health Provider Development Forum

This group meets bi-monthly with the aim of providing collaborative support and advice on the development of children and young people's Mental Health Services and sustaining CYP IAPT.  The group also has a dedicated session for providing support to Trailblazer sites who are establishing Mental Health Support Teams in education.

Future meetings

  • 5 November 2020
  • 7 January 2021
  • 25 February 2021


We also host Task & Finish Groups, workshops and masterclasses as needed for our various work programme priorities.


Upcoming Events

There are currently no upcoming events.


Previous Events  

  • 01.07.2014 CAMHS Engagement Event (presentations available here)

  • 30.10.2014 CAMHS Event (presentations available here)

  • 12.12.2014 Service Specification and Systems Modelling Event (presentations available here)

  • 20.03.2015 Local Authority and Public Health Engagement (presentations available here)

  • 24.03.2015 National Taskforce Review, Looked After Children and Cross Locality Specialisms (presentations available here)

  • 17.06.2015 Tier 4 Access Assessment (presentations available here)

  • 10.07.2015 CAMH Intensive Treatment Services (Tier 3.5) National Learning Event (presentations available here)

  • 25.01.2016 Transforming Care and Eating Disorder Services (presentations available here)

  • 04.03.2016 Single Point of Access and Prevention (including resilience, early intervention and schools) (presentations available here)

  • 09.04.2016 Joint Children and Young People's Mental Health Event with Y&H Youth Parliament Members (presentations available here)

  • 31.10.2018 Digital Innovations Shared Learning Event (summary of event here)

  • 25.06.2019 Future Direction of CYP Mental Health

  • 26.11.2019 CYP Crisis/Urgent & Emergency Care Learning and Development Event



Schools Series June 2016

  • 17.02.2016 - Presentations from East Riding and Sheffield Schools Pilots and Worth-It & webinar recordig/video available here. Additonal resources from Worth-It are available here and here 
  • 24.06.2016 - Presentations from Samaritans in Wakefield, Barnsley and York (presentations available here) & webinar recording/video available here. A link to the Sarmaritans DEAL Teaching Resources is available here 


Brief case studies providing an overview of the work presented at the schools series of webinars are available:


Establishing a Single Point of Access

  • 16.09.2016 - a webinar to share the learning from a number of areas around the challenges, lessons learnt and potential models for establishing a Single Point of Access for CYP Mental Health. Presentation slides are available here and a copy of the recording here.  Kirklees have also shared a poster, leaflet and flowchart as additional resources.

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