On 1 April 2015, ‘The Care Act 2014’ will come into effect and will give carers a legal right to an assessment of their needs as a carer, as a result, Sandwell Council is consulting carers on their needs, both now and in the future. They would like carers, living or caring for a person in Sandwell, to complete a survey Carers Alliance, ADULT Carer Consultation which will help them plan for Carers Services in the future.
Hear from Dr Will Murdoch of Vitality Partnership about the benefits from getting the flu vaccination.
Thank you to everyone who came along to our inaugural Annual General Meeting on Thursday 11 September. We had a fantastic turnout with over 160 people present. It was a real opportunity to reflect on everything we have achieved in our first year. If you were not able to attend, take a look at our presentation and short films that were shown on the evening.
The free seasonal flu vaccine is now available for eligible people in Sandwell and West Birmingham.
With winter approaching, the NHS is urging residents to get protected at their local surgery by booking their free flu vaccine. Don’t wait until the bad weather, book your appointment today.
We are supporting Sandwell Safeguarding Board's campaign encouraging people to look out for vulnerable people and report instances of abuse.