News 2017-08-03T12:02:09+00:00

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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 experiences – both good and bad – of navigating the social care system. We’ll expect you to complete a regular video diary over the space of two to four weeks – ideally we’d like you to record […]

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 support ward and outpatient areas across the Trust, identifying and supporting unpaid carers.

 The role is outlined on the attached document and […]

Consultation on care services in Portsmouth survey closing soon

Care Services in Portsmouth – What are your views?

Our survey will be closing on 17th November but there is still time to be in with a chance of winning a £20 gift voucher. As you know we want to invite as many people as possible living in the PO1-PO6 post code areas to get involved. The research will look into the person-centred approach and where it needs to be improved to respond to what matters most to people.

  • If you, or someone you know, […]

Care Services – what are your views? Respond by 3rd November for a chance to win a £20 gift voucher

Do you have a long-term condition and receive care services or know someone who does? What would you expect of care services in the future?

Healthwatch Portsmouth is undertaking independent research into peoples’ experiences with care services and personal budgets, particularly around the level of choice and control people are given over how, when and by who these services are provided. A report with the main findings will be published and shared with Portsmouth City Council, Portsmouth Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and other NHS organisations to tell […]