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Healthwatch events and activities in Hammersmith & Fulham

Wednesday 17th April Healthwatch does NHS Long Term Plan – Hammersmith and Fulham 5-9pm at the Irish Cultural Centre, Hammersmith https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/healthwatch-does-nhs-long-term-plan-hammersmith-and-fulham-tickets-59518160420   Tuesday 23rd April  10am – 4:30pm at the Lyric Square     Wednesday 24th April 8am-1pm at the Parkview Centre for Health and Wellbeing   Wednesday 8th May Healthwatch does NHS Long Term …
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St Mary’s Urgent Care Centre Enter & View Report – Provider Response Issued

In the Summer of 2017, the CQC and our Dignity Champion volunteers visited St Mary’s Urgent Care Centre due to concerns raised by patients and visitors. The concerns ranged from issues with waiting room and reception facilities, health and safety and signage information to service availability and caregiving standards. The service provider, Vocare, has now …
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Primary and urgent care Consultation Equality Workshop

As part of the consultation around Hammersmith Urgent Care Centre opening hours and GP ‘hubs’, we would like to invite you to an equality workshop on:   Date: Friday 10 May Time: 1:00 – 4:00 pm Venue: Newbigin Room, St Paul’s Centre, Queen Caroline Street, Hammersmith, London, W6 9PJ   Please register for the workshop so we can keep track …
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Public Consultation on primary and urgent care changes in Hammersmith & Fulham

This consultation directly impacts the changes made, so make sure your voice is heard! Hammersmith & Fulham CCG has launched its consultation of primary and urgent care changes in the borough this week (Monday 8 April). The proposed changes will be presented to the public for its consideration over the next seven weeks (ends Sunday …
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Volunteer Opportunity with Richmond Fellowship

If you want to give your time to help others, then Richmond Fellowship has opportunities for you. Become a Befriending Volunteer or a Peer Support Volunteer and you could gain valuable skills and experience. • Befriending – people with mental health problems can find it hard to get out and mix with people socially but …
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Richmond Fellowship’s Road to Recovery

Would you like to develop strategies to help you improve your mental health? Then Richmond Fellowship’s Road to Recovery programme may be for you. This 12 session programme takes place one day a week (from 11:30am until 3pm) for 12 weeks. The next programme will start on Wednesday 20th February and run every Wednesday until …
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Our Response to The Department of Health’s announcement on Shaping a Healthier Future and Charing Cross Hospital

Department for Health announcement on Shaping a Healthier Future and Charing Cross Hospital: Healthwatch Central West London Response Healthwatch Central West London welcomes the announcement from the secretary of state for health and social care that the Department for Health is withdrawing its support for Shaping a Healthier Future programme (SaHF) in favour of the …
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We’re recruiting!

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Youth Project Worker Are you a committed, tenacious individual who can support young people to proactively respond to the changing health and care environment? Do you take a resourceful and innovative approach to problems and a proactive approach to new opportunities? Are you confident …
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Healthwatch CWL’s Spring Newsletter is here!

In this issue we talk about… – The NHS Long-Term Plan and what we want to see from our local health services – Urgent Care and the young families heading to A&E before their GP – The many opportunities for people to get involved with our different Local Committees and Dignity Champions throughout the three boroughs …
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NHS Long Term Plan Survey – Marketing Resources

We have been charting the views and ideas of local residents since the release of the Healthwatch survey on the NHS Long Term Plan earlier this year. We have conducted various pieces of work to engage the public and start conversations across our boroughs and have much more in the pipeline. Now we are also …
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