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21.01.2020

Cervical Cancer Prevention week – 20th to 26th January 2020

21.01.2020

Help develop the NICE guideline on multiple sclerosis in adults

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) produces guidance on the most effective ways to prevent, diagnose and treat disease and ill health, and provide social care support. Our guidance is based on…

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15.01.2020

If you are sleeping rough, you don’t have to.

14.01.2020

INSIGHT (The Health & Social Care Group)

January 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm At this event, we will have speakers discussing the following topics: Healthwatch Update An update about our work during the year, and our work planned for the…

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14.01.2020

Access to health and social care for homeless people in Sandwell

At Healthwatch Sandwell we are talking to people who have been affected by homelessness either now or in the past. If you or you know someone who is : Registered as homeless Sofa surfing Rough…

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14.01.2020

Accommodation for people over 55 with specialist housing needs

Sandwell Council is consulting on further plans to improve accommodation for people over 55 with specialist housing needs. The council currently runs extra care housing schemes – Holly Grange in Smethwick and Manifoldia Grange in…

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14.01.2020

Listening Exercise: Improving services for people with Osteoporosis (weakened bones) in Sandwell and West Birmingham

Dear Stakeholder,  We would like to make you aware of a listening exercise we have launched in relation to the Osteoporosis Service we commission for the local population. Osteoporosis is a health condition that weakens…

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14.01.2020

Could you help Shape and Improve Maternity Services?

Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (SWB CCG) are seeking to appoint a Maternity Patient Representative to champion the views of Patients, Carers and Communities for its Maternity Services.  You will receive an annual…

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08.01.2020

Stakeholder briefing regarding proposal for the future of Walk-in Centres in Sandwell & West Birmingham.

NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (SWB CCG) are undertaking a listening exercise from 6 January to 14 February 2020 on the future of walk-in centres in Sandwell and West Birmingham. We want…

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04.12.2019

Healthwatch Sandwell Deaf and Hard of Hearing Focus Group

If you are deaf or hard of hearing, Healthwatch Sandwell and Sandwell Deaf Community Association (SDCA)would like to invite you to a focus group to share your experiences of health and social care on Tuesday…

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