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We wish you all a peaceful Christmas and New Year

Our opening hours during the festive season : Monday 24th December – Open as normal – 9am – 5pm Tuesday 25th December – CLOSED Wednesday 26th December  – CLOSED Thursday 27th December – Open as normal – 9am – 5pm Friday 28th December – Open as normal – 9am – 5pm Monday 31st December – READ MORE

NEW Family and Friends Timetable Out Now

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The new 2019 schedule for our Family and Friends support groups is now out. To download the latest version, please click the link below: Family & Friends Group Timetable 2019 Our Family and Friends groups provide, support, guidance and advice for those who have loved ones affected by substance mis-use. To find out more, please READ MORE

We’ve been shortlisted! #KSSDarzi19

We are in the running to have a Darzi Fellow! Darzi Fellows are : * catalysts for the spread of innovation at pace and scale – improving health, generating economic growth and helping facilitate change across whole health and social care economies. * they connect regional networks of NHS and academic organisations, local authorities, the READ MORE

Alcohol Awareness Week 19th – 25th November

As you know, it’s Alcohol Awareness week from 19th – 25th November 2018. The theme this year is all about change and thinking about drinking habits. To help raise awareness, some of our team and the Alcohol liaison staff at Royal Surrey Hospital had a stand in the hospital on Tuesday 20th November. They were READ MORE

We’ve been shortlisted! #KSSDarzi19

We are in the running to have a Darzi Fellow! Darzi Fellows are : * catalysts for the spread of innovation at pace and scale – improving health, generating economic growth and helping facilitate change across whole health and social care economies. * they connect regional networks of NHS and academic organisations, local authorities, the READ MORE

#WorldMentalHealthDay

Wednesday 10th October 2018 – World Mental Health Day Mental Health in a Changing world – Catalyst and Community Connections will be celebrating and highlighting the day with a Wellbeing Football tournament for 14 teams from Surrey.  With such great names as Real Elmbridge Eagles, The Mighty Oaks, Swaile Tigers taking on  a CMHRS team READ MORE

World Suicide Prevention Day – #WSPD18

World Suicide Prevention Day is 10 September,  an annual awareness raising event organised by International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) and the World Health Organisation (WHO). We will be supporting the day through raising awareness on social media, discussing suicide prevention in our drop in services this week and letting me people know about the READ MORE

Overdose Awareness Day 31 August

31 August every year is Overdose Awareness Day International Overdose Awareness Day is a global event held on 31 August each year and aims to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. It also acknowledges the grief felt by families and friends remembering those who have died or had a READ MORE

Our Blog is now live – An insight into Catalyst by our CEO

We’re excited to announce a new addition to the way we communicate – a blog!  It has been started by our Chief Executive, Sue Murphy, to explore and explain what being CEO for Catalyst is like.  Sue is planning to blog on a regular basis,  updating us on her meetings, events and news whilst providing READ MORE