Liz Sawyer – Making a difference in sexual health services

15th January 2020

GUM clinics were about to close, professionals had raised concerns about patient care and patients were alarmed by the news. … Read more

Healthwatch Surrey volunteer receives award for ‘outstanding’ work

4th October 2019

We are pleased to announce our volunteer Liz Sawyer has been recognised as highly commended in the ‘Outstanding individuals who’ve … Read more

Citizen Ambassador Blog – Are carers putting their own care on hold?

9th April 2019

Teresa Lane, Citizen Ambassador – Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Programme I was reading recently that 12% of the UK’s population provided … Read more

Citizen Ambassadors – the first 12 months

25th March 2019

It is now 12 months since Healthwatch Surrey recruited seven Citizen Ambassadors (CAs) with the express purpose of playing “a … Read more

Digital information flow vital for better delivery of health and social care

21st January 2019

My name is Lawrence Nichols and I am the Citizen Ambassador working with the Surrey Heartlands Digital programme.  My previous … Read more

Award-winning mental health drama ‘Antelope’ released online

14th January 2019

The award-winning ‘Antelope’ was based on writer/director Ben Grace’s experiences of mental health and stigmas surrounding a mental health diagnosis … Read more