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How we have responded to your concerns about the future of Sexual Health services in Surrey

Healthwatch Surrey is completely independent of the NHS and Surrey County Council and exists to ensure that the voice of the public is heard in the way NHS and social care services are planned and…


British Sign Language Taster Sessions

Are you interested in how deaf people communicate? Thanks to DOT Sign Language you can find out about BSL. Their taster sessions are free are are taking place on Fridays in Guildford and on Saturdays…


Life in a care home in Surrey, what’s it really like?

New study compiles the views and experiences of those who live, visit and work in care homes across England. Wide variation revealed, with great care contrasting with homes failing to get the basics right for…


Network Coordinator Vacancy for the Independent Mental Health Network for Surrey and North East Hampshire

Mental Health Network Coordinator Part time – 25 hours per week Salary – Between £17,361 and £18,750 per annum (equivalent to £25,000 – £27,000 full time) Based in Surrey This role was created to help…


Blanche Heriot Unit Patient Information Sessions

Are you affected by the upcoming changes to the Blanche Heriot Unit at St Peter’s Hospital? All patients, past and present are invited to attend these ‘Patient Information and Discussion Events’: Wednesday 9th August 6.30…


NICE are looking for a community leader or advocate to develop their quality standard on Black, Asian and other minority ethnic groups: promoting health and preventing mortality

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) produces guidance on the most effective ways to prevent, diagnose and treat disease and ill health, and provide social care support. NICE guidance is based on…


Are you interested in becoming a Community Representative?

Are you passionate about your local NHS and Adult Social Care services? Do you live in Surrey Heath? If so, you may be interested in volunteering to become a Community Representative. NHS Surrey Heath Clinical…


Frimley STP Newsletter, July 2017

Click here to read the Frimley STP July 2017 Newsletter.


Surrey Heartlands Newsletter, June 2017

A newsletter for all staff in health and social care across Surrey Heartlands.


Your experience of Maternity Services across Surrey

Surrey Heartlands was selected as one of seven Early Adopter areas to test and implement recommendations from the ‘Better Births review’; improving outcomes of maternity services in England (Feb 2016). Key recommendations centre on making…