Giroscape Gardens: from rubble to rhubarb
Giroscape Community Association is transforming a city back garden on Coltman Street from an overgrown rubbish dump to a community asset that can be enjoyed and worked in by people with a range of mental and physical health problems. Thanks to a £1,000 grant from City Health Care Partnership Foundation, the work is progressing swiftly and local people are already starting to benefit.
New sexual health clinics coming to Hornsea and Withernsea
Clinics for women and men will soon be available in Hornsea and Withernsea thanks to Conifer sexual and reproductive healthcare services, run by City Health Care Partnership CIC (CHCP CIC) in association with East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Public Health team.
Safer Sleep Week
Safer Sleep Week runs from 14 to 20 March and experts from City Health Care Partnership CIC (CHCP CIC) and partners from the Hull and East Riding Infant Safe Sleep working group are reminding parents to think about where their babies are sleeping.
Smokers urged to be quitters on No Smoking Day 2016
Smokers in Hull, Knowsley, St Helens and Wigan Borough are being urged to take the first step in giving up cigarettes for good on No Smoking Day, Wednesday 9 March with City Health Care Partnership CIC’s Stop Smoking team.
Street Angels ready for what's around the corner...
Hull Street Angels Trinity were awarded a small grant from CHCP Foundation in December 2015, to provide resources, supplies and literature. The following is a short story of a typical night faced by the Street Angels.
Could you be a Macmillan volunteer?
Many people know about the invaluable work that Macmillan Cancer Support do for people with cancer and those who care for them, but not so many are aware of the services that are provided in partnership with healthcare organisations and the opportunities for volunteers within these services.
“Evolve has helped me massively”
Emma Lewis has been fighting anorexia for 15 years but support from Evolve Eating Disorder Service, run by City Health Care Partnership CIC, is helping her to beat the disease. She has told her story to encourage other people living with eating disorders to get help.
Don’t let erectile dysfunction spoil your Valentine’s Day
February 14th isn’t just St. Valentine’s Day; it’s also National Impotence Day. So before erectile dysfunction spoils your evening, visit the free service provided by Conifer Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare Services.
Higher and higher: patient survey results improve again
People using services provided by City Health Care Partnership CIC are happier than ever with the health care they’re receiving, according to a recent survey.