The Trust is part of the NHS, and therefore subject to NHS
standards, performance ratings and systems of inspection.
But because we are a Foundation Trust, we are self-governing and
so are directly accountable to local communities.
Who can become a Member
All members of our local community are welcome to join the
Trust as a Member.
Anyone who lives within our constituency area and is over the
age of 12 can become a Member.
Members of staff are automatically made Members of the Trust on
appointment (they can opt out if they wish).
Membership is free.
What Members do
You can do as much or as little as you like.
Some of our members stand to be Governors, attend Members'
events and contribute by asking questions or sending emails.
Other Members prefer to simply receive information - it's up to
Please see Becoming a Member.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll put it right.
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