Healthwatch Kirklees has worked in partnership with (Third Sector Leaders) Community Champions to reach over 1,200 people to tackle:

  • Breast cancer risk factors/symptoms awareness
  • The challenges and barriers to accessing breast screening services and support

In this report, you’ll find information about barriers and recommendations including information on:

  • Awareness and Education Program
  • Enhanced Accessibility and Support Services
  • Focused Community Engagement and Support Groups
  • National Advocacy and Partnership Development


By Healthwatch Kirklees and Healthwatch Calderdale
Engagement Health Inequalities Breast screening

Please share this report with your contacts to help shape the future of service delivery.

If you require this report in another format, for example, in Audio, Easy Read, Plain Text or BSL, please get in touch with Healthwatch Kirklees by telephone: 01924 450 379 or email:

Community Champions – Breast Screening Kirklees findings Download File (pdf 9.13 MB)