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11.05.2022

Sandwell Parents Voices United – Transition to Adulthood.

Sandwell Parents Voices United would like you to join their conversation on transitioning young people to adults. The event will be held via zoom on 12th May 2022 for the zoom link please contact hello@spvu.org

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06.05.2022

Access to Dentists.

A number of patients had contacted Healthwatch Sandwell during the COVID-19 pandemic as they have been unable to register with a National Health dentist. Dentists were not taking on new patients and were not offering…

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06.05.2022

Fundamentals of Care – Get Involved.

Getting the Basics Right – Our approach to the Fundamentals of Care    Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS TRUS  want to deliver better care to patients, and people who use services. They want to ensure…

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03.05.2022

Al-Shafa Pharmacy Enter and View Report March 2022

The purpose of the visit was to observe the environment and explore first-hand with customers their experiences of using –Al-Shafa Pharmacy. HWS wanted to find out patient’s experience of the Pharmacy service, this included why…

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03.05.2022

Park Lane Pharmacy Enter and View Report January 2022

Healthwatch Sandwell visited Park Lane Pharmacy to find out customer’s experience of the service, this included why they visit the pharmacy and what support they get from the pharmacy and how they are treated. Healthwatch…

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21.04.2022

January to March Insight. See what we have been doing!

During January and March we engaged with a staggering 948 people, supporting individuals with GP issues, prescription problems, patient care at Sandwell General Hospital, transport concerns and much more. To see some of our patient…

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20.04.2022

Brook – Supporting Parents and Carers

Brook will be supporting parents and carers in Sandwell for the next two years around RSE at home. These sessions will provide parents and carers with the confidence and skills to discuss relationships and sex…

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20.04.2022

LUV Yourself Event hosted by Listen Uplift Vent

Improve confidence, mindset, resilience and well-being during this free 8 week programme designed by women with lived experience. Starting Wednesday 27th April 2022 at the Brasshouse Community Centre B66 1BA The programme will be held…

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14.04.2022

Autism Roadmap

Black Country NHS needs your help to develop an all-age autism roadmap that will guide how organisations across the Black Country support autistic children, young people and adults, and their families and carers. Help them…

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17.03.2022

April events – proposed changes to Day Case Surgery

Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospital Trust are inviting Sandwell residents to workshops about the new hospital, Midland Metropolitan University Hospital:   Proposed changes to Day Case Surgery     Midland Metropolitan University Hospital in Smethwick…

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