Welcome to Secure and Specialist Learning Disability (SSpLD) division news

Here you will find all of the latest news around the SSpLD division, submitted by you. 

If you have any news you would like to share, please email the communications team with your story and pictures if available: communications@merseycare.nhs.uk 

Our stories

  • Rowan View shortlisted again!

    2 November 2022

  • Best wishes to Dave McKenna

    28 October 2022

    A familiar name across secure services retires this week. Dave McKenna has had a long career at Ashworth and steps down today.

  • Announcement of CQC inspection at Ashworth Hospital

    25 October 2022

    We’ve received confirmation from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) that they will inspect Ashworth Hospital on 8, 9, 10 November 2022

  • Large Green Property Boxes - Ashworth Wards and Departments

    24 October 2022

  • Secure Care Division wins contract for HMP Altcourse

    20 October 2022

    We’re delighted to announce that Secure Care have succeeded in their bid to provide mental healthcare in the category B men’s prison in Fazakerley, for an initial period of six years.