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05.02.2020

North Kirklees GP practice strikes gold

Photo: Nick Gwatkin holds award with members of the practice team, CCG staff and Claudia Carvell from LGBT Foundation.   Blackburn Road Medical Centre has become the first GP practice in Kirklees to be awarded…

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20.12.2019

Do you struggle with your medicines?

The NHS wants to hear your personal experiences as a patient or carer. What you tell them will help to produce a national NHS report for the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care….

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19.12.2019

NHS and social care emergency contact information – Christmas and New Year

We’re pulling together all of the NHS and Social Care information you need for the Christmas and New Year period. Where should I go for medical help? 999 999 should only be used in emergency…

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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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