The Life Rooms is a service run by Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust. The Life Rooms attempts to improve mental wellbeing by offering the following: Recovery College: Free courses to support wellbeing. Pathways Advice: Support and guidance in relation to next steps, including support to variety of community partners who provide help in many areas including housing, debt and employment. Volunteering: Support into volunteering opportunities. Peer Support: 1:1 supportive conversations with a peer support worker (someone with lived experience of mental distress)
CLAHRC NWC will explore the impact of the Life Rooms on the recovery of Mersey Care service users by:
a) Quantitatively measuring whether it reduces their use of clinical services;
b) Qualitatively exploring their experiences of the Life Rooms in order to develop the service.