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Citizen Ambassador Blogs – Women and Children’s

19th June 2018

I’m Lucy Browne, and I am the Citizen Ambassador for women and children’s services in Surrey Heartlands. My role is … Read more


Care homes need to do more to ensure residents get real choice at mealtimes

24th May 2018

Healthwatch Surrey is calling on care homes to improve experiences of mealtimes by providing real choice and better opportunities for … Read more


We’ve moved offices, thanks to AnyVan Magic Moves!

23rd May 2018

Last Thursday saw the first office move for the Healthwatch Surrey team in 4 years and boy have we acquired … Read more


Hospital Discharge Checklist

23rd March 2018

Checklist set to help Surrey patients leave hospital feeling safe and supported A new comprehensive ‘discharge checklist’ has been launched … Read more


Patients worried about leaving hospital due to poor communication, report reveals

26th January 2018

Surrey patients have told Healthwatch Surrey that a lack of clear information and communication is causing unnecessary worry when leaving … Read more


Local people with an interest in health services needed for paid Citizen Ambassador roles

24th November 2017

Local people with an interest in helping health and care bosses to improve services are being urged to come forward … Read more


Healthwatch Surrey escalates concerns about Children and Adolescent Mental Health services (CAMHS)

17th November 2017

Concerns about the issues children, parents, carers and guardians are facing in getting timely access to mental health services have … Read more


Local independent health and care champion chosen to help citizens shape future NHS in Surrey

10th November 2017

Local people will have the opportunity to shape the future of the NHS in Surrey thanks to new Citizen Ambassador … Read more


Your concerns: the future of sexual health services in Surrey

28th September 2017

Healthwatch Surrey is completely independent of the NHS and Surrey County Council and exists to ensure that the voice of … Read more


Local health and care watchdog helps more patients to ‘Get Online’

19th September 2017

Healthwatch Surrey is teaming up with eight GP practices across the county to help raise awareness of online GP services … Read more