09:47 02.02.2018Stroke is the third largest cause of death in England.
Health chiefs from NHS Blackburn with Darwen and NHS East Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG) are advising local residents to learn the symptoms of a stroke and to dial 999 if they suspect someone is having a stroke.
A campaign aimed at encouraging 25 year olds to attend their cervical screening has been launched across Blackburn with Darwen and East Lancashire.
Young people across East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen have told health and care chiefs of their concerns for health and wellbeing following a survey of over 800 young people.
Professor Dominic Harrison Director of Public Health, Blackburn with Darwen has applauded plans to prevent avoidable illness in a blueprint for health and care in the area.
Together a Healthier Future is backing the new Public Health England (PHE) Change4Life campaign which encourages parents to “Look for 100 calorie snacks, 2 a day max” to cut children’s sugar intake.
12:30 20.12.2017An exciting new digital programme for schools combining health apps with the national curriculum has launched at a Blackburn school this month.
Pennine Lancashire chosen to trail-blaze new ways of transforming the way sport and activity is offered in England
Around £100million of National Lottery funding will be invested in 12 pilot schemes over four years, to create innovative partnerships that make it easier for people in these communities to access sport and physical activity.
Health and care chiefs in Pennine Lancashire have today published a draft plan for health and care services in the area.
An exciting digital programme for schools is coming to East Lancashire, combining healthcare and ‘apps’ with the national curriculum.
19:30 16.11.2017This is your opportunity to further develop and revise proposals for Pennine Lancashire.
09:15 11.11.2017Music Therapy Celebration Event
Enhanced Health in Care Homes (EHCH) has held a successful ‘Music Therapy Celebration Event’ to mark the amazing achievements of Care Homes in East Lancashire in implementing music therapy for their residents.
12:33 30.10.2017Informal opportunity to discuss service and clinical topics to enable closer working and improved care.
Healthwatch Lancashire Event supporting charities, community and voluntary organisations to understand changes in the NHS
Healthwatch Lancashire will host an event for charities, community and voluntary organisations to highlight changes to health and social care in their local areas.
09:24 26.10.2017Watch this space!
The Together a Healthier Future Programme, working in conjunction with Health Education England are in the process of recruiting 5 Practitioners across Neighbourhood Teams in Pennine Lancashire to become accredited Mental Health Trainers.