News

02.07.2020

Big conversation about mental health ● learning disabilities ● autism in Sandwell

(from Black Country Mental Health Partnership NHS Foundation Trust)   As a newly merged organisation we have an ambition to support the people of Sandwell to lead healthier and happier lives. We cannot do this…

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26.06.2020

Are you aged 14-24?

Come be part of our Youth Healthwatch. First event will take place on 6th July at 4pm -5pm over Zoom. Please contact Leanne on Leanne.Abbott@healthwatchsandwell.co.uk for more details or to book on. We look forward…

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26.06.2020

Have your health and care services or your well-being been affected during Covid-19?

Healthwatch Sandwell are here to listen to your experiences of health and social care services. We can signpost you to the right places for help and support and use your voice to help inform and…

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17.06.2020

Safeguarding is everyone’s business – new leaflet from Govt

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09.06.2020

Black Country and West Birmingham CCG Newsletter Issue 1

(from the Black Country and West Birmingham CCG) Please find attached the first newsletter produced by the four Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) in the Black Country and West Birmingham. We hope you find this newsletter…

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03.06.2020

Rough Sleeper Provisions Survey: Sandwell MBC

Sandwell Council are looking to update their information on what provisions organisations across the borough are providing for those who are rough sleepers and homeless, including those who are at risk of becoming homeless. The…

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20.05.2020

Carers in Sandwell

Healthwatch Sandwell would like to invite adult carers (unpaid) to a Zoom meeting on 2nd June 2020 at 2.00 pm, the purpose of the meeting is to find out how things are for you also…

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20.05.2020

Cancer isn’t on lockdown-nearly half of young people would delay getting symptom checked

(from The Eve Appeal)   Cancer is not on lockdown and our Get Lippy survey, ran with Yougov on the 16th of April found that nearly half of young people would put off getting key…

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05.05.2020

Domestic abuse and COVID-19

CALL FOR EVIDENCE As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, calls to domestic abuse helplines have increased signifianctly. The National Audit Office has asked us to share anything we’re hearing about domestic abuse with them….

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21.04.2020

Baggies team up with midwives to deliver maternity clinics

(from Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals)   Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust has teamed up with the Baggies to set up temporary maternity clinics at the football club. Midwives are due to start seeing…

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