Cultural Diversity in Somerset

Cultural Diversity in Somerset
The Somerset Emotional Wellbeing Podcast
Cultural Diversity in Somerset
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Episode 32 April 21, 2021 00:28:04

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Welcome to the **Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast**! In this episode, **Cultural Diversity in Somerset**, our hosts **Dr. Andrew Tresidder** and **Dr. Peter Bagshaw** are joined by **Sun Sander-Jackson**, from **Somerset NHS Foundation Trust**, to discuss **cultural diversity in Somerset** in detail. During the conversation, they discuss **Sun’s experiences of moving from South Korea to Somerset to work for the NHS**, **how the pandemic has affected different cultures** and **Sun’s work as a diversity lead for Somerset NHS Foundation Trust**. 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. All episodes of SEW are now available to listen to free through **Spotify**, **Apple Podcasts**, **Deezer**, **Google Podcasts**, **Amazon Podcasts**, [https://somersetemotionalwellbeing.podiant.co](https://somersetemotionalwellbeing.podiant.co)/ or wherever you get your podcasts! **We’d like to hear from you!** If you would like to let us know what you think of the show, or to suggest guests and topics for us to cover, please get in touch with us by emailing: [[email protected]]([email protected]) 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 [SFT Equality, Diversity and Inclusion](https://www.somersetft.nhs.uk/about-us/about-us/mission-vision-statement-and-our-values/equality-and-diversity/) - Our Trust Vision is to be an organisation that gets it right for our patients, carers, colleagues and communities through an inclusive culture. This is underpinned by our core value of “working together.” The Trust aims to get it right for the diverse communities of Somerset and beyond – and we want our services to serve, reflect and celebrate that diversity. We want everyone to feel that they belong and we want our services to be accessible to all who need them. [Diversity Voice](https://www.diversityvoice.org.uk/) - Diversity Voice is a registered charity in Somerset. We champion intercultural understanding and provide support and services to prevent marginalisation and work towards equality for all. [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

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