Mental Health Hackathon 2018

mental health hackathon 1mentalhealth hackathon 2Eastern Academic Health Science Network ran the Mental Health Hackathon with the East of England Citizen’s Senate and Form the Future, and invited young people aged 14-25 across the eastern region to explore how to shape local health services. Norfolk sent a minibus with young people to the event and the Norwich CCG engagement lead joined them.

The young people heard from health professionals and patient leaders, sharing personal experiences of mental health issues, before tackling a key challenge in their project groups and pitching their ideas to the judges.

You can find out more about the event in this film.