Supporting people with additional needs into work

Bury EST and Pennine Care work placement photo

A local NHS trust is offering work placements to help people with additional needs gain employment. Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust is working in partnership with Bury Employment Support and Training (Bury EST), run by Bury Council. This is a supported employment service for people who find it difficult to … Read More

Stress: are we coping?


For Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 the Mental Health Foundation (MHF) are focusing on stress. This report looks at the prevalence of stress in the UK and its implications. It also focuses on what we can do to manage and reduce stress and their recommendations for the government in creating … Read More

REACT TO RED – Pressure Ulcer Prevention (Patient/Carer)


Welcome to React to Red Skin – a pressure ulcer prevention campaign that is committed to educating as many people as possible about the dangers of pressure ulcers and the simple steps that can be taken to avoid them. The prevention of avoidable pressure ulcers in the community is one … Read More

Breast cancer screening


About 1 in 8 women in the UK are diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetime. If it’s detected early, treatment is more successful and there’s a good chance of recovery. More information LEAFLET   NHS Choices