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17.06.2020

COVID-19 has disproportionately affected Black and Asian people according to latest PHE report. Tell us your experience

Share your story to help services learn and improve from the experiences of people from Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic backgrounds during COVID-19. Public Health England published a report which showed the disproportionate effect COVID-19 has had…

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17.06.2020

‘We must do all we can to combat health inequalities’

Following the events in the US and news here about the disproportionate impact COVID-19 has had on people from Black, Asian, and Ethnic Minority communities, our National Director, Imelda Redmond said: “We stand in solidarity with people from…

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11.06.2020

How are you finding access to health and social care services for NON COVID-19 issues?

Nationally Healthwatch are picking up queries and concerns over services that people would usually access such as: Regular treatment and monitoring that is usually provided in community/primary care settings, i.e B12 injections, hormonal treatments, INR…

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11.06.2020

Additional support for those with diabetes

NHS England and NHS Improvement have published a study that shows people living with type 1 diabetes are at three and a half times the risk, and people living with type 2 are at double…

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10.06.2020

Volunteer Week Press release

Healthwatch Walsall Volunteer Press Release

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09.06.2020

Visit our Walsall Services Updates page

To find out what Walsall service are open or re-opening during COVID-19. CLICK HERE

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08.06.2020

Heatwave Plan 2020

Useful information and guidance links for a possible forthcoming heatwave in 2020.

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01.06.2020

It’s Volunteer week 1st June till the 7th June 2020

Celebrate with us volunteer week. See what our volunteers do and contribute to our work. Throughout the week we will be updating our Volunteer Week dedicated web page. CLICK HERE If you are interested in…

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22.05.2020

Please take part in the short survey so that you can share your experiences if you have used the Hub.

Healthwatch Walsall were asked by the CCG to support their evaluation of the Repeat Prescription Ordering Hub which was introduced in some GP practices across Walsall to standardise its repeat prescription process and make ordering…

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19.05.2020

Package of information, support and advice around Mental Health Week 

CLICK HERE

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