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Our vision: To improve the health and wellbeing of the people of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland by providing high quality, integrated physical and mental health care pathways.
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Who We Are and What We Do

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (LPT) provides a range of health and wellbeing services mainly for people living in the city of Leicester and the neighbouring counties of Leicestershire and Rutland. Our Trust serves a population of one million people, has a budget in excess of £250 million and employs almost 5,500 staff.

We provide care and support through three divisions which focus on

  • Adult mental health and adult learning disability services
  • Families, young people and children's services
  • Community health services
We are working actively to integrate services so that patients and service users have quicker and easier access to a broad range of care.

The Board

Our work is led by a Trust Board, which is a group of Executive and Non Executive Directors.  

About our Chair

Cathy Ellis was appointed the Chair of the Trust on 3 September 2015, following the retirement of Professor David Chiddick. 

Cathy has been a Non-Executive Director with the Trust since 2013. She is a chartered accountant by background and the former chairman of NHS Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Primary Care Trust. Her experience includes involvement in the transfer of community services to LPT, and in the transition of commissioning from the PCT to NHS England and the three CCGs.

About our Chief Executive

Angela Hillery

Angela was appointed as CEO in July 2019. 

Angela has worked within the NHS for over 30 years and has held a variety of leadership positions during this time, including Director of Operations.

In 2017 & 2018 Angela was listed in the HSJ Top 50 rated CEO’s and in 2015 was a finalist for 'Chief Executive of the Year' at the HSJ Awards.

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