Put Your Best Foot Forward for Foot Health Month
This April is Foot Health month, a chance to check that our feet are getting the care and attention that they need. Jennie Laney, Specialist Podiatrist for the Hull & East Riding Podiatry Service, CHCP CIC is looking to raise awareness of the importance of good foot health, as part of this campaign from the College of Podiatry.
Public urged to answer survey on how NHS services can be improved in Hull and the East Riding
People in Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire are being encouraged to answer a survey on how local NHS services could be improved in the region in the future.
Evolve has evolved!
Evolve Hull Community Eating Disorder service, run City Health Care Partnership CIC, is relaunching on Monday 1 April. Evolve was awarded a new five-year contract by NHS Hull CCG to continue to provide services to people in Hull experiencing eating disorders.
Infant Safer Sleep Week 11 – 17 March 2019
Safer Sleep Week is an annual campaign run by the Lullaby Trust to raise awareness of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), and the safer sleep advice that reduces the risk of it occurring. Sadly around 5 babies a week die from SIDS. If all parents were aware of safer sleep advice many lives could be saved.
Prepare for EU Exit
On 29 March 2019 the United Kingdom will leave the European Union (EU). Leaving will mean a number of changes that will affect businesses and individuals. Advice and guidance is available on all parts of the exit from the EU (known as Brexit) via the Gov.uk website. Here we have highlighted some of the key links based on the questions that we have been asked.
Better record-sharing improves healthcare for Humber area patients
Patients across the Humber are benefitting from more joined-up healthcare thanks to the roll-out of a new initiative to share information between NHS providers.
Charity funding gets people dancing
Funding from City Health Care Partnership Foundation, the charitable arm of health and care provider CHCP CIC, has allowed Hull Dance to provide inclusive contemporary dance classes in the city centre.
Evolve Hull community eating disorder service open day
It’s Eating Disorders Awareness Week (EDAW) from 25 February to 3 March and Hull’s community eating disorder service, Evolve, is opening its doors to the public for a day.
Dr de Vries Charity Piano Recital
Local doctor gives concert to raise funds for young heart patients.
In memory of Jamie Loncaster, who passed away suddenly from a cardiac event, a charity piano recital performed by local GP Dr Henk de Vries is being held at Middleton Hall, Hull University.