20 Oct

Healthwatch North Tyneside News – October 2019

Highly commended for mental health work Improving health and social care Our work on mental health and the co-production approach we used was highly commended at this year’s Healthwatch National Network Awards held in Birmingham. The award celebrates our work to improve local mental health support by encouraging service users to share their experiences of…

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15 Sep

Healthwatch Newcastle Newsletter – 11 September 2019

Healthwatch Newcastle/Gateshead AGMThursday 17 October, 9.30am to 12 noon, at the Royal Station Hotel, Newcastle, NE1 5DH You are invited to our joint AGM with Healthwatch Gateshead, which will celebrate our work over the past year. The NHS Long Term Plan encouraged all GP practices to become part of new Primary Care Networks (PCN). Almost…

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18 Aug

Healthwatch Newcastle Newsletter – 15 August 2019

Best practice award for Patient Participation Groups In September we will be launching the pilot of our ‘Healthwatch Participation in Practice’ award, a best practice award for Patient Participation Groups, alongside Healthwatch Gateshead. Since April 2016 it has been a contractual requirement for each GP practice to have an active and involved Patient Participation Group…

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08 Aug

Out Now! Golden Guide Newcastle and North Tyneside

  The Golden Guide Newcastle & North Tyneside Sparkling new edition going out now! Cheerful, bright and practical – the 2018 Golden Guide is here! Refreshed with more contacts than ever, it will help you enjoy life in Newcastle and North Tyneside. Find social groups, activities and clubs to keep you fit and in touch. Find…

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27 Jun

Introducing the SIGN Directory

Are you an organisation or group providing services or activities in North Tyneside? Do you provide support with health and wellbeing issues? If so, then why not register to become part of the new online SIGN Directory and promote your services and events to the people of North Tyneside? Registration is free – click here to register…

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