Introducing your public governors for Bury

Who we areWe are residents of Bury who have been elected by Trustmembers as public governors to represent the interests of ourlocal communities in the planning, development and deliveryof mental health and learning disability services provided byPennine Care NHS Foundation Trust. We are independent laypeople but, as governors, we have … Read More

Governor Vacancies in Pennine Care – expressions of interest

The Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust elections for public members to join the Council of Governors are fast approaching and we will have  Governor vacancies across Bury, Heywood Middleton and Rochdale, Oldham, Tameside and Glossop and Stockport. The Governor role is a fantastic opportunity to learn about the Trust and … Read More

Therapists save Bury Mother’s voice

A Bury Mother has thanked local speech and language therapists for banking her voice and making a huge difference to her life. Kay Jones,66 from Ramsbottom has motor neurone disease, which causes the muscles in her mouth, tongue and throat to weaken.  The condition (known as dysarthria) means that Kay … Read More

Baby Friendly Bury

Mums in Bury can be reassured of receiving the very best help and support with their baby, after local health visitors passed a strict international accreditation process with flying colours. The Bury Health Visiting Service, part of Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust, has successfully retained their prestigious Baby Friendly Initiative … Read More