Cancer and coronavirus

If you have cancer, it’s understandable you might feel anxious about COVID-19. The Government and the NHS have both confirmed that cancer treatment should continue to be prioritised during the response to the COVID-19 emergency….


Why it’s important to have a plan in place, should you or a loved one become critically ill with COVID-19.

    With the current coronavirus pandemic, it’s important that you and your loved ones discuss your preferences for end of life care. This is especially important if you have been identified as high risk…


Healthwatch is proud to be supporting our community

Healthwatch Blackpool is coordinating our Community Hub here at the Empowerment Base. We are delivering provisions to those in the Bispham and Ingthorpe wards,supporting our community partners and the Blackpool Council ‘Corona Kindness Initiative’. We…


Lancashire Helpline extended for emotional support

Lancashire and South Cumbria Foundation Trust Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust has extended its Freephone Wellbeing, Mental Health Helpline and Texting Service to provide support 24 hours a day, seven days a week….