Share your views on the future of mental health and wellbeing services in Sandwell and West Birmingham

Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (SWB CCG), which commissions or buys health services on behalf of local people, is inviting you to come along to an event on 5th October. 

Voting open for People’s Award that champions support for the vulnerable

People in Sandwell and West Birmingham can once again vote for local organisations, projects or individuals who are helping to support vulnerable people in the 2017 People’s Choice Award, which is now in its 2nd year. People can cast their vote by clicking here.

Hundreds have their say on health services at Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG Annual General Meeting

Over 150 patients had an opportunity to speak to health leaders, GPs, staff and patient representatives at the annual general meeting of NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), which was held on Thursday 14 September 2017 from 6.30 pm at the West Bromwich Albion Football Ground.

NHS scheme delivers significant benefits to patients in Sandwell and West Birmingham

A ground-breaking NHS scheme in Sandwell and West Birmingham has achieved significant health gains in its first year with patients benefiting from greater access to services, improved health and quality of care.

Public invited to hear how local health services are run in Sandwell and West Birmingham

Patients and the public are invited to the next Governing Body Meeting of NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), which takes place on Wednesday 6 September from 1.45PM - 3.45PM at The Board Room, 2F Kingston House, West Bromwich, B70 9LD.

The Governing Body meets monthly to discuss its progress as a CCG and provide an opportunity for local people to see how health services are developing and improving for the benefit of patients.

Consulting on the three CCGs in Birmingham and Solihull

A consultation ran through July and August to asked for views on options for changing the way NHS commissioning is arranged in Birmingham and Solihull. It covered NHS Birmingham CrossCity, NHS Birmingham South Central and NHS Solihull Clinical Commissioning Groups.

Health event raises awareness of female genital mutilation

Around 150 members of the public attended a health and wellbeing event in Smethwick that had a special focus on raising awareness about female genital mutilation (FGM).

Bank holiday pharmacy opening hours

Please see below the pharmacy opening hours over the August bank holiday weekend. 

One week to go to apply for prestigious equality awards

Budding applicants have just days to get their application in for this year’s Sandwell and West Birmingham Equality Awards, which champion the support given to vulnerable people in Sandwell and West Birmingham.  The deadline for applications is 15 August and people can apply at