Food Bank Services – Bury

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Healthwatch Bury does not provide this service Please see HERE for information regarding food banks in Bury and surrounding areas.

Consultation: Seeking views in IVF – Aug 2018

Bury CCG

Patients and the public are invited to share their views on proposals to review Bury’s current policy in relation to commissioning In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) services. The consultation will run for six weeks from Monday 6th August to Sunday 16th September 2018. Within the consultation document the CCG describes the … Read More



1. Children’s Trust Lunchtime Learning Session: The next lunchtime learning session will be “Supporting victims of stalking and harassment”. The session will be presented by Tahira Zulfikar, Community Safety Officer at Bury Council. The session will take place on 18th September at The New Kershaw Centre from 12noon-1pm. The sessions … Read More

World Suicide Prevention Day – Remembrance 10th September

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We would like for you to join us at our Inaugural World Suicide Prevention Day Vigil of Remembrance, 6.30pm –7.30pm, Monday, 10th September, World Suicide Prevention Day, Lowry Plaza (in front of Lowry Theatre) , The Quays, Salford, M50 3AZ. Greater Manchester over the last five years has lost 1,279 … Read More

World Breastfeeding Week: 1-7 August


World Breastfeeding Week: 1-7 August This year’s World Breastfeeding Week will run from 1-7 August, aiming to raise awareness of the links between good nutrition, food security, poverty reduction and breastfeeding and galvanise action to increase breastfeeding rates worldwide. Find out more: Please take the quiz below to test … Read More

‘Catering Unwrapped’ – Free Food tasting event

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The next ‘Medicine for Members’ event is a free food tasting event ‘ Catering Unwrapped’ on Wednesday 15 August 2.00 pm until 3.30pm. at the Broadoak Restaurant, Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Old Road, Bury, BL9 7TD. The event will give delegates the opportunity to learn about the different catering systems … Read More

Are you interested in becoming a Board Member? – July 2018

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Are you interested in becoming a Board Member? Healthwatch Bury is looking for directors with the necessary skills, passion, drive and enthusiasm to make a positive contribution to ensure the organisation is successful. We are hoping to appoint people with experience in one of the following areas to fill skill … Read More

Childrens Trust weekly update – 23rd July 2018


  1. Children and Young People in Care Believe and Achieve Award Nominations: Do you know a Bury child or young person in care – we are holding a celebration event to recognize their success. Please nominate on this form. Closing date is 3rd August. 2. Help needed to shape … Read More