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14.10.2019

Have your say on Calderdale’s Single Point of Access mental health service

People with experiences of accessing a mental health service in Calderdale are invited to a meeting with the organisation that runs it. South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (SWYFT) would like service users and…

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07.10.2019

MPs to debate Healthwatch Calderdale’s hypermobility work

MPs will tonight have the opportunity to take part in an adjournment debate based upon Healthwatch Calderdale’s work into Hypermobility. Calder Valley MP Craig Whittaker is leading an adjournment debate in Parliament based upon the…

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03.10.2019

Sisters United have their say with Healthwatch Calderale

Healthwatch Calderdale visited the Sisters United project in Halifax to find out more about their views on health and care services. The group, which unites women to provide mutual support, build community links and empower…

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23.09.2019

Calderdale mental health forum Healthy Minds re-launching

Calderdale’s Healthy Minds Forum is due to be re-launched. The Forum creates opportunities for people, particularly those who have lived experience of emotional distress, to have a voice and influence developments around mental health. It…

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23.09.2019

Parents’ value at health and care services at Todmorden Children’s Centre

Healthwatch Calderdale visited parents at Todmorden Children’s Centre to ask for their views on health and care services in that part of the Upper Valley. Our aim is to listen to people’s views on health…

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17.09.2019

Wheelchair Drop-In Session

Sep 17, 2019 |  NHS Greater Huddersfield CCG is holding the first drop-in session for wheelchair service users being held by the new provider for Calderdale and Kirklees: Ross Care, in partnership with Blatchford. Carers, professionals…

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28.08.2019

How you can provide evidence to the government about NHS dental services in Calderdale

Healthwatch Calderdale is submitting evidence to the House of Commons Health and Social Care Committee inquiry into dental services. The Committee is holding an inquiry into dentistry services and they’re asking for feedback about the…

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21.08.2019

Have your say on telephone and video appointments at hospital Outpatient Clinics

Healthwatch Calderdale has been asked to do some community engagement about changes the Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust (CHFT) is making to the way it delivers outpatient care.   CHFT is planning to introduce outpatient…

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16.07.2019

New provider of wheelchair services for Calderdale announced

Ross Care, specialist providers of wheelchair services and mobility equipment across the UK, will provide NHS posture and mobility (wheelchair) services across Kirklees and Calderdale from 1 October 2019. This follows a procurement process by…

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19.06.2019

Have your say on Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) in Calderdale

Healthwatch Calderdale is supporting children and young people to have their say about health and care services. We’ll be running a range of engagement projects to discover what matters most to children and young people;…

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