NCA celebrates its nurses on Nurses Day

THE Northern Care Alliance NHS Group (NCA) is shining a light on its nurses and all they have achieved during the pandemic for International Nurses Day, which takes place on 12 May. During the pandemic nurses and care workers in all parts of our organisation have adapted to working in … Read More

Your Health Matters’ talk – ‘Covid-19’ Vaccines

The Northern Care Alliance next ‘Your Health Matters’ talk will be on Covid-19 Vaccines and is taking place on the 19th May 2021. NCA NHS Group colleagues Dr Joel Paul, Dr Shuyab Elkhalifa and Ms Elizabeth Lamerton will be presenting information about the vaccine programme, discussing the importance and effect … Read More

Bury Communities Doing it for Themselves – A Development Programme

Bury CCG and Council in partnership with a local social enterprise Collaborate Out Loud CIC are offering this exciting opportunity to Bury Citizens. Utilising the NHS North West Leadership Academy Citizen Leadership resource pack we are offering a development opportunity to a group of 15 citizens (3 from each neighbourhood). … Read More

Healthwatch Bury is celebrating Mental Health Awareness Week

 This year the theme is Nature and how connecting with the natural world can support good mental health. Today marks the launch of Mental Health Awareness Week, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health.   The week, which is hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, is in its … Read More

Suicide Prevention Training – places available in May

Bury Suicide Prevention Training – FREE PLACES ARE AVAILABLE on the following course dates: Wednesday 12th May 2021  10am—12.30pm Virtually via Zoom Thursday 27th May 2021 10am—12.30pm Virtually via Zoom If you work or volunteer in Bury and would benefitfrom attending a FREE 2.5 hour online Suicide Prevention Training: Please … Read More

Referral Pathway to the Community Pharmacist Consultation Service (CPCS)

GP CPCS The NHS Community Pharmacist Consultation Service (CPCS) is a nationally commissioned & funded advanced service that was launched in community pharmacies in England in October 2019. Electronic referrals from NHS 111 were made to community pharmacies for patients with a minor illness or those needing an urgent supply … Read More

Connect With Work Employability Programme

CONNECT WITH WORK IS A PROGRAMME DELIVERED BY CATCH22 WHICH OFFERS ADVICE AND GUIDANCE TO HELP YOU GET A JOB. Working with people 16 years and above they support a range of individuals in this community based programme. They have a 5 day work experience programme with Barclays, this will … Read More

Unpaid carers – the COVID vaccine roll out

In February 2021, the government added unpaid carers to group 6 for the COVID-19 Vaccination Programme. Many eligible carers known to government and health and care services have already received their first and second jabs. However many carers who would be eligible are unknown to services. On this page you … Read More

North West Ambulance Service – Patient and Public Panel

Have your say in ambulance services by joining our Patient and Public Panel North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) is proud to confirm its first Patient and Public Panel (PPP) is now up and running. The PPP gives patients and the public an opportunity to share their views and help shape … Read More