Monday 29 June 2020
New Grief and Loss Support Service launches
A new support and advice service has launched to help people across West Yorkshire and Harrogate through grief and loss.
The free service, commissioned by West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership (WY&H HCP), is delivered by West Yorkshire and Harrogate Independent Hospices Consortium, Bradford Bereavement Services Consortium and Leeds Mind, and launched on June 29th 2020.
The practical and...
Tuesday 17 March 2020
Important information about the coronavirus (COVID-19)
The NHS in Leeds and Public Health England (PHE) are well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to protect patients, our community...
Monday 23 December 2019
Carer Dementia Training Workshops 2020
Are you caring for a family member or friend with dementia?
Carers Leeds is offering 4 free workshops to help carers find out more about:
• Understanding dementia
• Coping with unusual behaviours
Monday 18 November 2019
Dementia Information Roadshow
Come along to the Dementia Information Roadshow.
Learn about dementia, how to seek diagnosis and find support.
Hear from people with lived experience, health professionals and local services on Friday 6 December,...
Thursday 14 November 2019
Leeds gears up for national HIV testing week
Sexual health charities, Leeds City Council and the NHS are gearing up for National HIV Testing week starting Saturday 16th November with an increase in community based testing opportunities for...
Thursday 10 October 2019
How to find help in a mental health crisis
Mental health website, MindWell, has teamed up with Healthwatch Leeds to create an important new resource which will make it easier for people in crisis to find the right help.
The resource is simple,...
Friday 4 October 2019
New NHS gambling addiction services for Leeds and the North of England
The new NHS Northern Gambling Service offers treatment and support to the thousands of adults struggling with gambling addiction across the North of England.
In Great Britain around 340,000 people are...
Tuesday 20 August 2019
Patients advised to plan ahead for the bank holiday
With the August bank holiday weekend fast approaching, Leeds health professionals are reminding residents to plan ahead to stay well.
Patients with long-term conditions are being asked to make sure they...
Thursday 27 June 2019
NHS advice as hot weather predicted
With the prediction of hot weather hitting Leeds this weekend, the local NHS has issued guidance to help people make the most of the conditions as well as reducing potential...