Healthwatch Portsmouth (HWP) Public Board Meeting 24.10.17

Held at Cosham Community Centre, Portsmouth. Present: Graham Heaney (GH) Chair, Roger Batterbury (RB) Vice Chair, Brenda Skinner (BS), Jane Bailey (JB),Trish Bailey (TB),  Amanda McKenzie (AM), Patrick Fowler (PF), Siobhain McCurrach (SM), Alison Nicholson (AN). Item 1:  Welcome and apologies. Introductions: GH welcomed all to the meeting and invited the Board to introduce [...]

By | 2018-02-09T14:55:13+00:00 February 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments

New Health & Wellbeing plans for Portsmouth – have your say:

You have a great chance to find out about & comment on new health & wellbeing plans for Portsmouth – please follow the link below for more information along with how to give your feedback  – closing date for responses is 30th January: https://www.portsmouth.gov.uk/ext/the-council/transparency/health-and-wellbeing-strategy

By | 2018-01-04T13:49:28+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Job Opportunity: Community Engagement and Projects Officer

We are really pleased to let you know of a great full-time opportunity arising with the Healthwatch Portsmouth team, hosted by Learning Links. Please find below links to the advertisement, job description and application form for the post of Community Engagement & Projects Officer. If you are interested, please download the forms below, complete [...]

By | 2017-12-20T15:38:28+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Event, News|0 Comments

Healthwatch Volunteers Christmas Party

The Healthwatch Portsmouth Volunteers Christmas party on Tuesday 12th December was fun, full of laughter and best wishes from the Healthwatch team for all the help our volunteers provide in the wide range of activities they get involved with.  Thank to you to all our volunteers who support our work throughout the year.  Best wishes [...]

By | 2017-12-13T12:23:37+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Event, News|0 Comments

Portsmouth City Council Video Diary Project

Project one: social care video diaries Who we're looking for: Current social care users from a range of backgrounds. We want to get a snapshot of the different types of social care users, so we welcome applications from people using any Adult Social Care service. What's involved: We're looking for people who can share their [...]

By | 2017-12-12T15:25:37+00:00 December 12th, 2017|News|0 Comments

PHT Happy To Chat New Volunteer Team launching 24th November

Portsmouth Hospitals Trust is forming a new team of volunteers to help unpaid carers whose loved ones are in hospital or whom are in hospital themselves to access the support available to them. The Trust is recruiting to their new ‘happy to chat’ volunteer team.  The role of a Carer Aware Volunteer is to [...]

By | 2017-11-28T14:16:56+00:00 November 20th, 2017|News|0 Comments

CQC Review of Children and young people’s mental health services

Below is the latest report from the Care Quality Commission which summaries the current state of knowledge about the quality and accessibility of mental health services for children and young people. Here are Healthwatch Portsmouth we are interested in gathering the views of young people transitioning from CAMHS to Adult Mental Health Services.  Our survey [...]

By | 2017-11-28T14:29:55+00:00 November 17th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Job Opportunity: PACF Coordinator, 3.5 Hours Per Week

We are advertising the part-time role of Coordinator for the Portsmouth autism Community Forum. Please find the advert, job description (including role specifications) and standard application form. If you are interested, please download the forms below, complete the application and send it to siobhain.mccurrach@learninglinks.co.uk. Job Description Job Advert Application Form Deadline: 17:00, Wednesday 15th November, [...]

By | 2017-11-07T12:14:06+00:00 November 7th, 2017|News|0 Comments