Health and social care partners across Sandwell and West Birmingham are currently reviewing End of Life services and are speaking to local people at workshop events to understand what can be improved. The findings from this engagement activity will be presented at an End of Life and Palliative Care Involvement Workshop for discussion on Tuesday 4 December 2018 from 1pm to 3pm at Community Action Project (CAP) Centre, Windmill Lane, Smethwick, B66 3LX. Arrive for 12.30pm for registration and a light lunch.
People at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes are being encouraged by NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) to make lifestyle changes from today on World Diabetes Day, which takes place on 14 November each year.
A new family-friendly hero, Flo the Dragon, is getting her teeth into spreading healthy advice in Sandwell and West Birmingham this winter.
GPs cannot cure colds and flu, instead treatments are better found at home or in pharmacies.
Flo the Dragon takes off this week, enhancing the national NHS Help Us Help You campaign, to remind everyone about where to go for colds and flu.
Students at Sandwell College are being supported by NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG and Fixers to raise awareness about manipulative behaviours.
Jade Hall, 17, led the young people in their campaign to educate others on abusive behaviour. The campaign has been funded by NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG.
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