Being Winter Wise

Free advice booklet: Being Winter Wise According to our recent poll around one-third of people in the UK aged 65 and over do not heat their home adequately some, most, or all of the time in winter because they worry about paying fuel bills. The implications of this can be … Read More

Help us improve research into patient safety in primary care

New members are being sought for the Research User Group (RUG) of the Greater Manchester PSTRC. The Greater Manchester PSTRC (Primary Care Patient Safety Translational Research Centre) is a unique research partnership between The University of Manchester and Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust focusing on improving patient safety in primary … Read More

Cash boost for children and young people’s services

Bury is to receive a cash boost to help transform emotional health and wellbeing services for children and young people. In response to the document ‘Future in Mind’, which focusses on promoting, protecting and improving mental health and wellbeing services for children and young people, a Bury plan of action … Read More

Access to Dental Services for disabled people in Bury Report

Healthwatch Bury (HWB) has carried out a piece of work around dental access for disabled people in Bury. The concerns around access to dental centres were first brought to the attention of Healthwatch Bury by Bury Coalition for Independent Living on behalf of their service users. Healthwatch’s role is to gather people’s … Read More