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

Carers Week: Making caring visible and valued

Carers Week, which runs from 7th to 13th June, is an annual campaign that recognises the vital contribution of the UK’s unpaid carers – carers are children or young people who support their siblings or parents, older people caring for a family member or partner, or neighbours and friends who … Read More

Do you want to learn English?

Find out more about ESOL in Bury and apply for a class online at www.gmesol.org/esol-in-bury Contact Bury ESOL Advice Service for furtherinformation or to book an assessment:0161 253 6803 ✉ esol@bury.gov.uk To join ESOL courses in Bury, you need to do an assessment with the Bury ESOL Advice Service. A … Read More

Bury Communities Doing it for Themselves – A Development Programme

Bury CCG and Council in partnership with a local social enterprise Collaborate Out Loud CIC are offering this exciting opportunity to Bury Citizens. Utilising the NHS North West Leadership Academy Citizen Leadership resource pack we are offering a development opportunity to a group of 15 citizens (3 from each neighbourhood). … Read More

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

Free PPE from Bury Council for unpaid carers

Guidance on the provision of Personal Protective Equipment for Unpaid Carers who do not live with the person or people they care forPersonal Protective Equipment (PPE) is vital in Bury’s response against coronavirus (COVID-19).Bury Council is currently rolling out an offer of free PPE for COVID-19 needs to unpaid carers … Read More

Become a Covid-19 community champions

Keeping Bury safe during COVID-19  COVID-19 and the various measures taken to manage the virus and protect us, continue to impact everyone in Bury. It is now more important than ever to ensure that Bury residents stay up to date with the latest guidance and advice, which aims to keep … Read More

Bury Healthwatch Virtual Roadshow

Bury Healthwatch Virtual Roadshow   One of Healthwatch’s functions is to provide information and advice to the public about accessing health and social care services and the options available to them. We want to ensure this continues during challenging times. In particular we want to make sure that unpaid carers have … Read More