Welcome to the **Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast**!
In this episode, “Wellbeing Innovation (Somerset Spotlight)”, our hosts **Dr. Andrew Tresidder** and **Dr. Peter Bagshaw** are joined by **Andy Pritchard** the Chief Operating Officer from **Mind in Somerset** to discuss the **24/7 Mindline Service** and how new ways of **working in alliance** can support our **emotional wellbeing**.
During the conversation, they cover **what Mind as an organisation does**, **how the new 24/7 Mindline service can support our local population**, **how the alliance of VCSE partners is working with NHS providers to improve our local services** and much more as they dig deep into their professional experience and their own lives to share their expert insight.
The **SEW podcast** is a **free weekly show** hosted by **Dr. Andrew Tresidder** and **Dr. Peter Bagshaw**. In each episode, the doctors discuss a different topic related to mental and emotional wellbeing and often invite **expert guests** to join them in conversation. The show is aimed at the people of Somerset and beyond; the advice and guidance provided should apply to anybody who needs it, whenever they need it.
The next episode of SEW, **Deep Dive into Depression I**, will be available to listen to free from the **7th of July 2020** through **Spotify**, **Apple Podcasts**, **Deezer**, **Google Podcasts**, [https://somersetemotionalwellbeing.podiant.co](https://somersetemotionalwellbeing.podiant.co)/ or wherever you get your podcasts!
Thank you for listening, see you next time!
Please note: The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the speakers. They do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of the NHS or any other organisation unless expressly stated
[Mindline Somerset](https://www.mindinsomerset.org.uk/our-services/adult-one-to-one-support/mindline/) - To help address the emotional health needs of the public, Mindline (run by Mind in Somerset) has extended their hours so people can call and talk to someone about their anxieties and worries. Call 01823 276892