About Us




What is WAVET?

Work, Advice, Volunteering, Education and Training

A network of organisations aiming to provide information, development and training opportunities for people who access mental health services and service providers.


What we hope to achieve

Strategic input and development.

  • Monitoring shifts and changes.
  • Planning new service developments to create cohesion between services and to reduce duplication where it exists.        
  • The provision of training opportunities for staff, people who access mental health services and volunteers, which is linked to the training provided by other agencies.


Features and Benefits

5 meetings per year, including AGM – opportunity for networking, update on local initiatives, speakers

Themed networking event

Access to training opportunities

Information circulation

Opportunities for collective and partnership working

Raise and discuss issues of common concern

Link to wider local strategic partnerships

Work with stakeholders to promote services locally