Our 2018/19 Annual Report is now available!


Healthwatch Blackpool are pleased to publish our 2018/19 Annual Report which showcases how we have made a difference. Read our Annual Report 2018/19 which summarises Healthwatch Blackpool’s achievements over the past year and details how we’ve used the public…

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Toolkits launched to support women with learning disabilities attend breast and cervical screening


NHS England and NHS Improvement commissioned Healthwatch Blackpool as part of a consortium of local Healthwatch known as Healthwatch Together which includes neighbouring local Healthwatch in Blackburn with Darwen, Cumbria and Lancashire. Healthwatch Together undertook…

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Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) Social Prescribing Event – 12 June 2019 in Wesham


The long term plan for the NHS places emphasis on personalised care and in particular commits to the introduction of social prescribing link workers by 2020/21. On the Fylde Coast the CCG’s are already working in…

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Healthwatch says thank you to volunteers who help to shape health and care in Blackpool

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Health and social care champion Healthwatch Blackpool will celebrate the difference volunteers make to their community during this year’s Volunteers’ Week, which runs from 1-7 June. Our volunteers offer their time to Healthwatch Blackpool in its work…

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