Free Health and Wellbeing events from our Community Network
Our new Newsletter features a range of free health and wellbeing workshops and courses from our Community Network members. Courses including 'talking for health', HIV awareness, art and craft, to name a few.
n a 12 week engagement period running from 22 November 2021 to 13 February 2022 local people from Havering, Redbridge and Barking and Dagenham were invited to share their views on proposals for a new integrated Health and Wellbeing Hub in Havering.
Living with COVID-19: Local Briefing - 30 March 2022
The Prime Minister’s announcement on 21 February 2022 set out how we will live safely with COVID-19. With the Government’s plan for removing the remaining legal restrictions, the focus is to protect people most vulnerable to COVID-19 and maintaining resilience.
Everyone should be given healthcare information in the way they need it. Please spare a few minutes to tell us your experience of accessing or understanding healthcare information.
We want to know:
- How clear and understandable you find the information health and care services give to you
- Whether you needed and got support to access or understand the health and care information you were given
- If you did not get support, the impact this had on you.
We want to hear from local groups about becoming a part of our Healthwatch Redbridge Community Network: a resource to engage with local organisations and communities in Redbridge, with the aim of creating supportive links between network members.
You can nominate someone who you think has supported the lives of others in a remarkable way by Downloading a nomination form. Their acts of kindness will be recorded in our special edition Highlighting Heroes Newsletter.
Since 2016, the Accessible Information Standard has given disabled people and people with a sensory loss the legal right to get health and social care information they can understand and communications support if they need it. But, is the standard being delivered by services and does it go far enough? We want to help NHS and social care services understand the answer and make sure health information is clear for everyone, no matter what their needs.
If you have Long Covid or think you may have, please complete our short survey. We're trying to learn more about people's experiences of living with Post Covid Syndrome (Long Covid) and the support that they may have received...
Information on Coronavirus The main symptoms of coronavirus are: a cough, a high temperature and shortness of breath. Read the latest advice and information from Redbridge Council, NHS England, and Public Health England about the Coronavirus.
Share your views online, or contact us via email or phone. The more people share their ideas, experiences and concerns about NHS and social care, the more services can understand what works and what doesn't.