15.01.2020

Liz Sawyer – Making a difference in sexual health services

GUM clinics were about to close, professionals had raised concerns about patient care and patients were alarmed by the news. That was the gist of an article our local newspaper ran in March 2017 about…

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06.01.2020

NHS England announced Personal Wheelchair Budgets

NHS England announced last month that with effect from 2nd December 2019, all those eligible for an NHS wheelchair will have a legal right to request a Personal Wheelchair Budget and have more control over…

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06.01.2020

Family Voice Surrey are holding Tandridge District Coffee Mornings

Family Voice Surrey are holding free drop-in events for parent carers of 0-25 year olds with additional needs. You can go along for tea, coffee, biscuits, interesting speakers and a chance to chat with other…

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04.12.2019

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22.11.2019

Chiddingfold Surgery to re-open on 25th November 2019

Nearly a year after a devastating fire at Chiddingfold Surgery required the practice to relocate to Cedar Ward at Milford Hospital, it has been re-built on its original site. From midday on Monday 25th November…

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07.11.2019

NHS offers free flu vaccine to ‘at risk’ groups

The flu vaccination is available every year on the NHS to help us all against the risk of flu and its complications, and for many  Surrey residents, it is completely free if you fall into…

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25.10.2019

Drop-in sessions at New Inn Surgery for information on registering with a different GP practice

Following Guildford and Waverley Clinical Commissioning Group’s announcement of the closure of New Inn surgery in Guildford with effect from 22nd November, patients will have to register with a different GP practice. A number of…

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04.10.2019

Healthwatch Surrey volunteer receives award for ‘outstanding’ work

We are pleased to announce our volunteer Liz Sawyer has been recognised as highly commended in the ‘Outstanding individuals who’ve made a difference’ category at the 2019 Healthwatch Network Awards. Liz has been helping us…

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30.09.2019

New safeguarding arrangements for children in Surrey

The new Surrey Safeguarding Children Partnership replaces Surrey Safeguarding Children Board from September 2019. The partnership is jointly and equally led by Surrey County Council, Surrey Police and Guildford and Waverley Clinical Commissioning Group on…

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30.09.2019

Children with special educational needs will have school places closer to home under new plans

Plans outlined by Surrey County Council on 24th September show an extra 883 specialist school places in mainstream and special schools will be provided in Surrey over the next four years. These plans are in…

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