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26.01.2021

Eligible patients invited to book COVID-19 vaccine this week

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Eligible patients in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being invited to book a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as possible for this week. The local NHS is offering 1,000 appointments a day and is very keen…

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26.01.2021

SEND Engagement

SEND logo Leicester

Key partners and stakeholders were asked for their views on a draft Special Education Needs and Disabilities Strategy in 2019. As a result of this consultation, a new strategy was developed and launched in April of that year. We would now…

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14.01.2021

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Support Volunteers

Covid-19 vaccine

Volunteer Vaccination Support As Covid-19 vaccinations are starting to roll out across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, Voluntary Action Leicestershire (VAL) are looking for volunteers who can support with the smooth flow of patients in vaccination…

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12.01.2021

Update on Covid vaccinations in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Covid-19 vaccine

Vaccinations are currently being offered to Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) residents from 15 locations, two hospital hubs vaccinating a mixture of patients and staff and 13 sites offering vaccinations to patients registered with 88…

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08.01.2021

Scam alert: fake NHS COVID-19 vaccine messages

Text message scams

It’s important to remain alert and be aware that criminals are using Coronavirus (COVID-19) as an opportunity to target people via fraudulent emails, phone calls, text messages, WhatsApp messages and social media. Be vigilant and…

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07.01.2021

First independent chair appointed for LLR Integrated Care System

Health and Care leaders across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) have welcomed the appointment of David Sissling as the first independent chair of its emerging Integrated Care System (ICS). The ICS will enable all NHS…

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06.01.2021

Covid-19 vaccinations continue to be rolled out for patients across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Vaccine over 80s

More patients across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are beginning to receive their Covid-19 vaccinations as additional supplies become available across the city and counties. This week eligible patients that are registered at GP practices…

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05.01.2021

Have your say on Leicestershire County Council budget proposals 2021-25

A new consultation has launched giving people the opportunity to have their say on Leicestershire County Council’s budget plan. Residents, businesses, parish councils and partner organisations are urged to give their views by completing a…

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05.01.2021

National Lockdown: Stay at Home

Stay Home. Protect the NHS

Coronavirus cases are rising rapidly across the country. The Prime Minister has announced a national lockdown and instructed people to stay at home to control the virus, protect the NHS and save lives. Find out…

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05.01.2021

Covid vaccinations commence in care homes

Covid-19 vaccine

Residents and staff in three Leicester care homes will receive the first dose of their vaccination against Covid-19 this week. Older people in care homes have been identified as one of the top priority groups…

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