Join our campaign to entice more GPs back to general practice


A new campaign aimed at enticing more GPs to return to general practice was launched today. Jointly run by NHS England and Health Education England, the campaign is designed to raise the profile of the GP induction and refresher (I&R) scheme, which provides a safe, supported and direct route for … Read More

Rochdale Infirmary shortlisted in Student Nursing Times 2019 Awards

student nurses

THE Wolstenholme Intermediate Care Unit at Rochdale Infirmary has been shortlisted for a national award in the Student Nursing Times 2019 Awards. The unit has been shortlisted in the ‘Student Placement of the Year: Community’ category and is up against six other healthcare providers, including other Trusts, a university, a … Read More

Where to go for support when you have an eating disorder

Eating disorders

According to Beat Eating Disorders there are an estimated 1.25 million people in the UK with an eating disorder. Eating disorders are complex mental illnesses that anyone can develop, no matter their age, gender or background. In Northamptonshire, Healthwatch surveyed over 2,000 young people aged 9-24 to find out more about their knowledge and experience … Read More

YoungMinds Crisis Messenger


The YoungMinds crisis messenger service provides free, 24/7 crisis support across the UK. If you are experiencing a mental health crisis and need support, you can text YM to 85258. We aim to connect every texter to a trained volunteer in less than 5 minutes to provide support in a … Read More

Let’s Talk Loneliness Bury

Lets Talk Loneliness

We would like to invite you to an event at which we will outline the vision for working towards ending loneliness and social isolation in Bury. This event will be your chance to make a big difference to the lives of people living in Bury. Loneliness and social isolation are … Read More