Health and adult social care news
Landmark report says plans threaten fundamental principles of the NHS and provide “no realistic prospect of achieving good quality accessible healthcare for all.”
Ealing Council is supporting the Do It London campaign, which is raising awareness of the need to test regularly for HIV and promoting safer sex.
Ealing Council is inviting people to become carers by opening their home to adults with learning disabilities.
Smokers in Ealing are being urged to sign up to Stoptober, the country’s 28-day mass quit attempt.
An important scheme that supports adults with learning disabilities within a family home is recruiting more carers.
Ealing Council and Southall Community Alliance have teamed-up to declare September as Ealing walking month, and are providing a series of coordinated volunteer-led health walks.
Health chiefs responsible for Ealing Hospital’s Urgent Care Centre (UCC) are being asked to attend an Ealing Council meeting to answer questions about the service.
Ealing Council’s cabinet has agreed to continue providing an out of hours drop-in service for adults with mental health problems, keeping the commitment they made to Solace Centre users.
Ealing Council marked national Dementia Awareness Week (18- 24 May) with the launch of the new Ealing Dementia Action Alliance.
Councillor Hitesh Tailor, cabinet member for health and adults services, met carers and the voluntary sector on Friday, 6 March to talk about their challenges and upcoming changes to care and support.
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- Learning disability
- Mental health
- Older people
- Save our hospitals campaign
- Staying healthy
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