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18.05.2015

Do you have an experience of cancer through your own diagnosis or as a family member, partner or friend?

Do you have an experience of cancer through your own diagnosis or as a family member, partner or friend?   Are you involved in local Healthwatch?   Macmillan Cancer Support is hosting an event in central…

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15.05.2015

Seek support at local stress and low mood seminars

Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT), a service run by South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, is hosting a series of seminars to help people manage their stress and low mood. The seminars are…

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15.05.2015

Get involved with Carers week

Carers Week is a wonderful opportunity to recognise, support and celebrate carers throughout the UK. Every year over 2 million people take on new caring responsibilities – caring is something that will affect us all.  This…

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13.05.2015

Apprentices get taste for NHS work

Young people finding out about how the local NHS works through apprenticeships are loving the experience – and two have now got permanent jobs.   NHS North Kirklees Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), the organisation that…

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07.05.2015

NHS England looking for contributions to their Mental Health Task Force

In March 2015, NHS England announced a new Mental Health Taskforce which will develop a five year national strategy for mental health, covering all ages. The strategy will align to the Five Year Forward View…

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07.05.2015

No voice unheard, no right ignored

‘No voice unheard, no right ignored’ – a consultation for people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health conditions The Department of Health is seeking views to strengthen the rights of people with Learning Disabilities,…

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29.04.2015

Let’s Talk Dewsbury Hospital…

Come to the first ‘Let’s Talk Dewsbury Hospital’ event to share your thoughts and views on the planned changes to Dewsbury and District Hospital. This community event will be a great opportunity for you to…

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23.04.2015

Get prepared for the Tour de Yorkshire, patients urged

  Get prepared for the Tour de Yorkshire, patients urged   The Tour de Yorkshire is taking place between Friday 1 and Sunday 3 May and doctors are encouraging patients and their families to be…

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