Barnado’s – The BeU Project

Trauma informed supported accommodation for young people who are homeless/at risk of homelessness/at risk in their accommodation, and who identify as LGBTQIA+ Housing and homelessness Housing support to assist and sustain independent living. Raising awareness through educational visits and improving the understanding of risks. For more information: The BeU Project … Read More

Covid-19 in Greater Manchester

A summary of key findings and experiences of the coronavirus pandemic across Greater Manchester. Each of the 10 Healthwatch in Greater Manchester have surveyed their residents to gather views and opinions on challenges they may have faced during the pandemic. Healthwatch have shared these reports with their local partnerships and … Read More

Let’s Talk Loneliness

As coronavirus social distancing restrictions ease, many people will still feel lonely and isolated. So it will be more important than ever to take action if you or someone you know is feeling lonely. Discover tips for what you can do and where you can go for support. Follow these simple actions to help … Read More

Programme launched to prevent unborn children being harmed by alcohol

A new initiative is being launched in Greater Manchester to prevent children being left with life-long health problems because of the effects alcohol can have during pregnancy. Too many children in Greater Manchester are born with health problems that could have been avoided if their mothers had not drunk alcohol … Read More

How to protect yourself in the hot weather this summer

North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) would like to share some key tips on how you can keep safe in the hot weather.   Public Health of England (PHE) have issued the following advice on how we can all ensure we enjoy the sun safely. These include: Drinking plenty of fluids … Read More

Latest measures to drive down Covid in Bury

Extra support to carry out Covid vaccinations and testing is coming to Bury to drive down the increasing rate of coronavirus infection. Bury, along with the whole of Greater Manchester, has been put into an Enhanced Response Area by the Government today. It also means that residents are being advised … Read More

Support for residents affected by Coronavirus

Test and Trace Support Payments The Government has set up the Test and Trace Support Payment Scheme to support people on a low income whose earnings are affected if they need to self-isolate for 14 days. Find out about the Test and Trace Support Payment scheme Council Tax Support If you … Read More

Healthwatch Bury Drop-in Session

Wednesday 16th June 11am – 2pm on Bury Market Come along and have your say on health and care services. DOWNLOAD – Poster