Adult Social Care
We’d like to hear from people who use Adult Social Care services in Kirklees and Calderdale. Whether that’s respite care, day services, supported living, home care or something else, if you would like to tell us your story, or if you care for someone and would like to tell us about your experience, please get in touch.
Single point of access (SPA) for mental health services in Kirklees and Calderdale
During March and April 2019, we will be asking people to tell us about their experience of accessing the Single Point of Access (SPA) for adult mental health services in Kirklees and Calderdale.
Download Files:Final Report Single Point of Access for adult mental health services in Kirklees and Calderdale
Healthwatch SPA report - South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust response
February 2020 - Report on findings from engagement and next steps - produced by South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Support services for people with ME/CFS
The Calderdale and Kirklees Independent ME Support group raised various issues with Healthwatch Kirklees regarding diagnosis, stigma and support for people with ME.
The ME group asked Healthwatch to support them with sharing their experience with local Clinical Commissioning Groups.
Sexual health services in Kirklees
Sexual health services in Kirklees are provided by Locala. The Commissioner (Public Health) has asked Healthwatch Kirklees to find out what people think about these services: What works well? What could be improved? What’s important to people? Are there any barriers for people who want to access these services?