Our plans to become a foundation trust

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NHS foundation trust status and what it means to us

We believe that becoming a foundation trust will provide real benefits for our patients, our service, our staff and organisations we work with.

Read our frequently asked questions to find out more about what foundation trust status is and how it works, what it means to us and the benefits for our patients and staff.

Our public consultation

Our 14-week public consultation about our plans to become a foundation trust ended on 15 May 2009.

Read about the feedback from the consultation


Become a member

We would like to invite you to join us as a member so you can have a say in how we are run and how we deliver our services.

Find out more about membership, and apply online 

Contact Us

For more information about our consultation or becoming a member, please either phone or email us

Direct line: Freephone 0800 7311 388