Speak up this World Mental Health Day

In conjunction with World Mental Health Day on 10 October, health bosses in Sandwell and West Birmingham are encouraging people to look after themselves and open up about any issues they may be dealing with.

Sandwell and West Birmingham supports ‘Every Mind Matters’, the first national NHS mental health campaign

We don’t need to wait until we are struggling with our mental health; there are lots of things we can do to protect ourselves and prevent problems escalating, just as we do with our physical health.

Spilt up with smoking this October

Join the thousands who are splitting up with smoking this October. Health bosses in Sandwell and West Birmingham are encouraging residents to take part in Stoptober, a month-long challenge to quit smoking.

Praise for personal health budgets as 180 benefit from scheme in Sandwell and West Birmingham

Personal health budgets are giving 180 people in Sandwell and West Birmingham more control over the care and support they receive.

Take care of your health down under – and we don’t mean Australia

Half of the population will be hit with a problem down under in their life, yet the topic of urology health is often one many people are embarrassed to talk about. So, we are encouraging residents to take care of their urology health ahead of Urology Awareness Month.  

Champion poet in rhyme with health celebrations in Sandwell and West Birmingham

Performance poet, comedienne and author Emma Purshouse will be performing at a special public event which is celebrating seven years of local health achievements in Sandwell and West Birmingham.

Public invited to CCG Governing Body meeting in Cradley Heath

People living in Sandwell and West Birmingham have been invited to see local NHS decision-making in action at a meeting in Cradley Health.

The next meeting of our Governing Body takes place from 1.45pm – 4pm on Wednesday 4 September 2019 at Cradley Heath Community Centre, Reddal Hill Road, Cradley Heath, B64 5JG.

Get the right care this August Bank Holiday in Sandwell and West Birmingham

Patients in Sandwell and West Birmingham are being urged to use choose the right medical services over the August Bank Holiday weekend and request repeat prescriptions in advance.