GP Practice Merger – Tower Family Healthcare


PRESS STATEMENT Seven GP practices in the Bury area intend to merge to improve patients’ ability to see their usual doctor and to provide additional services in the community. The merger will be subject to all regulatory approvals and appropriate levels of engagement with patients and staff. The seven surgeries … Read More

CQC’s State of Care Report


This year’s State of Care shows that, thanks to the efforts of staff and leaders, the quality of health and social care has been maintained despite very real challenges and the majority of people are getting good, safe care. But future quality is precarious as the system struggles with complex … Read More

Current surveys


Mobility Survey – Mental Health Survey (Survey User Experience)  – Health and Social Care Services – Satisfaction Survey –  

Calico – Bury rough sleepers


‘We aim to ensure that no one will sleep rough on the streets of Bury. Through partnership working, we’re dedicated to making sure that anyone identified as a rough sleeper will not sleep out for another night. We aim to: Provide a rapid response to new rough sleepers, based on … Read More

Pennine Care – Come along and support our Wellbeing Walk!


Join us as our family fun Wellbeing Walk returns for 2017! Our annual Wellbeing Walk returns to celebrate the second year of the charity. This year the walk focuses on mental health as we will be marking World Mental Health Day which falls in the same week. We have lots … Read More

New city-wide hospital Trust Launches


A new, city-wide hospital Trust has launched today (1st October, 2017), to provide much better, safer, more consistent care for patients in the City of Manchester, Trafford, and the wider communities using its services. Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) brings together all hospitals previously part of Central Manchester University … Read More

10 top tips to get the most out of your dental appointment


Everyone should be able to access good quality NHS dental services. Take a look at our top tips to help you get the most out of your next dental appointment. Prepare for your appointment Have you been experiencing any dental pain, or other problems with your mouth or teeth? Let … Read More

Independent Age – Our 8 care home quality indicators


Deciding to make the move into a care home is a big decision. There are a lot of things to think about all at once, and it can be difficult to know what questions to ask or how to quickly judge a really good care home. That’s why, at Independent … Read More