Making health and social care services work better, for everyone

New AskSARA website could make life easier for you!

A new website has been launched in Warwickshire that shows people gadgets and solutions that can make life easier for them. Called AskSARA (www.warwickshire.gov.uk/asksara), the easy-to-use website helps improve people’s access to a range of ‘self-help’ smart technology and associated services in Warwickshire – from automatic pill dispensers to reminder clocks, personal alarms and general […]

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Healthwatch Warwickshire is recruiting!

Would you like to work with us to help make sure the voice of patients in Warwickshire is heard? We are seeking an experienced Engagement and Outreach Officer who can help us develop and enhance our engagement activity across Warwickshire, ensuring the views of local people, groups and organisations are fully represented and understood by […]

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Launch of 2019 Mental Health Directory of support services

The South Warwickshire Mental Health Partnership, made up of professionals from the third and public sectors (including Healthwatch Warwickshire), aims to improve awareness of mental health support services in South Warwickshire. Each year the Partnership holds an annual event to bring organisations together to collaborate better around mental health.  This year the event was on […]

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Here’s what you told us about the NHS Long Term Plan

Take a look at our page summary of the work we did talking to residents of Coventry and Warwickshire about the NHS long term plan and what changes you would like to see locally. Where can I find more information? Click here to find out more, and click here for the full report What can […]

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Understanding your Equality Needs

EQuIP is launching its Equality Needs Survey 2019, and needs your help to shape and influence services and to ensure that service providers continue to provide services that are accessible by all. Your feedback will help to do this. Please support EQuIP by following the link below and completing their survey. If you prefer a […]

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You chance to have your say about your IBD care

A new Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Patient Survey has been launched, encouraging everyone with Crohn’s or Colitis to make their voice heard and feedback on the care they receive. Make your voice heard and complete the new IBD Patient Survey today. There are variations in care for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), and IBD UK want […]

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More RAP Workshop dates released!

The dates for the Rugby RAP workshops are now live and available to book places: Tue 13th Aug – 10am-12pm The Oasis Room, Rugby Health & Wellbeing Centre Drovers Close CV21 3HX https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rights-to-access-healthcare-workshop-tickets-65246226219   Tue 10th Sept – 1pm-3pm Overslade Community Centre, Buchanan Road, CV22 6AY https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rights-to-access-healthcare-workshop-tickets-65244565251   Wed 18th Sept – 2pm-4pm Hope 4, […]

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Standing Conference on Patient Voice: Making A Difference

Thank you to all who attended our 3rd Standing Conference on Thursday the 11th of July, bringing together members of Patient Participation Groups (PPGs) and other patient representatives from all over the county. This standing conference, entitled Making A Difference: How to get your voice heard to influence change, set out to follow up from […]

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