News

29.07.2020

Public Consultation on an NHS Rehabilitation Centre

This week is the launch of an 8-week public consultation on the development of an NHS Rehabilitation Centre on the Stanford Hall Rehabilitation Estate near Loughborough.   North of England Commissioning Support (NECS) is working…

View article
29.07.2020

Heritage Project Creative Art Competition

Leicestershire Cares is running an art competition for care leavers aged 16-25 to create positive artefacts to control their own narratives. For more info, please see here

View article
21.07.2020

Online discussion: the emotional impact of the lockdown

As parts of Leicester and Leicestershire remain in local lockdown, it is recognised that many people will be feeling worried, anxious and frightened about coping with the continued uncertainty. If you, or anyone you know,…

View article
09.07.2020

Hospice Hope

Hospice Hope are looking for any spare jigsaws, craft packs or colouring to create A Little Pack of Hope for people living with conditions limiting length or quality of life who are currently isolated due…

View article
09.07.2020

#BecauseWeAllCare

In partnership with the Care Quality Commission, Healthwatch England has launched a new campaign #BecauseWeAllCare, which aims to encourage more people to share their views with us about their health and social care. Learn more…

View article
03.07.2020

IMPORTANT UPDATE

Door to door coronavirus testing in Leicester is due to start at lunchtime TODAY, with a focus on the centre of the local outbreak. We are unaware of the geographical area that this will start…

View article
03.07.2020

Health Advisory Board (HAB) Meeting

Our next HAB Meeting is taking place on Thursday 9th July at 10am. Please use the link below to join the meeting, which is open to all members of the public:   Join Microsoft Teams…

View article
02.07.2020

The Alzheimer’s Show Webinars

The Alzheimer’s Show Webinars are a series of FREE webinars on a range of topics for anyone affected by Alzheimer’s and dementia.

View article
02.07.2020

Postcode Checker

A new postcode checker has been released today to help people in Leicester and Leicestershire identify if they are in the lockdown zone

View article
30.06.2020

Personal protective equipment and heat: risk of heat stress

Wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) in warm/hot environments increases the risk of heat stress. This occurs when the body is unable to cool itself enough to maintain a healthy temperature. Heat stress can cause heat…

View article