Because we all care

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Because we all care Help health and social care services recover from COVID-19 #BecauseWeAllCare Two-thirds of people in England say they are more likely to act to improve health and social care services since the outbreak of COVID-19. You can help improve care in Bury by joining our campaign #BecauseWeAllCare. … Read More

Guidance for ‘shielders’ will change from July


In July, Government advice for those shielding in England will change. We look at what these changes mean for you if you have been told to shield. Last updated 23 June 2020 Guidance for ‘shielders’ will change from July. Those that have been asked to shield should receive a letter from the Government telling … Read More

The Bury Live Well service is starting a new online mindfulness class

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The Bury Live Well service is starting a new online mindfulness class which will be hosted through the Bury Leisure Facebook page. The class will be; every Thursday at 11am and will start on the 2nd July. The sessions will focus on releasing tension, challenging negative self-talk, positive visualisation … Read More

How to get an NHS dentist appointment during COVID-19

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Routine dental care has had to change because of COVID-19, with social distancing rules making it difficult to access services. Here’s some information on how to access an NHS dentist during the pandemic. From 8 June 2020, dentists have been given the green light to reopen as long as they … Read More

Cultural sector in Greater Manchester comes together to help young people

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CHARITIES, businesses and the arts have joined forces to support thousands of young people across Greater Manchester during the COVID-19 pandemic. The initiative, led by Greater Manchester Combined Authority, will see 22,000 Creative Care kits distributed to young people who are not online, and so may be feeling more isolated … Read More

Digital-first approach rolled out across Bury GP practices


PATIENTS in Bury are now able to make online visits to their GP and receive advice and support virtually as more practices roll out new technology during the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. The new digital technology allows patients to request: help from their GP practice by completing a short form online, … Read More