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24.10.2019

* BOOKING ESSENTIAL * Do you want to influence future hospital building designs?

    Hospital managers for Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital want your views on what the new plans for hospital buildings should look like.    They want to know what they should consider…

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17.09.2019

Wheelchair Drop-In Session Sep 17, 2019 | News archive 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…

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13.09.2019

Auntie Pams recruiting new volunteers

PEER SUPPORT VOLUNTEERS RECRUITING NOW   Are you a mum living in or around Huddersfield?   Can you spare three hours or more a week?   As a Peer Support Volunteer you will be first…

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31.07.2019

Musculoskeletal and pain services are joining up in North Kirklees

From 1 October 2019, Musculoskeletal (MSK) and pain services in North Kirklees will be joined up and provided by Connect Health.  This joint service will cover: Orthopaedics (the area of medicine dealing with conditions affecting…

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18.07.2019

Invitation to a workshop

Wellbeing Mental Health Support in Kirklees and Calderdale. Where are we now and what happens next….   Healthwatch Kirklees recently asked people about their experience of using the Single Point of Access (SPA) for adult…

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16.07.2019

Boost for children and young people’s mental health services funding in Kirklees

CCGs in Kirklees are to receive additional funding to ensure that children and young people have access to emotional health and wellbeing support in schools and colleges.   Last year, Kirklees was identified as a…

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16.07.2019

New provider of wheelchair services for Calderdale and Kirklees 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…

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16.07.2019

First shared lay members appointed for local CCGs

NHS Greater Huddersfield CCG and NHS North Kirklees CCG have welcomed their first Governing Body lay members in a shared role.   Beth Hewitt and Hilary Thompson have been appointed as members of the Governing…

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16.07.2019

Healthwatch helps West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership hear the voices of local people

The NHS is increasingly making decisions more regionally, so West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership wanted to make sure that local people’s views about the NHS Long Term Plan were heard. They asked…

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17.06.2019

Keeping Adults Safe in Kirklees – Adult Safeguarding Week (24th-28th June 2019)

  Go along to the Keeping Adults Safe in Kirklees event which will be taking place on Wednesday 26th June 2019. We will be attending this event. The poster below gives you more information on…

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