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14.04.2021

Over 45’s can now book their COVID-19 vaccine

Covid-19 vaccine medical bottle

Use the national booking service to book or manage your coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination and appointments.   You can use this service if any of the following apply: you are aged 45 or over you are…

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12.04.2021

Covid-19 vaccination and blood clotting

The UK vaccination programme has been very successful with more than 30 million people vaccinated and more than 6,000 lives already saved. Recently there have been reports of a very rare condition involving blood clots and…

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07.04.2021

People with lived experience of self-harm and/or suicide wanted to form Lived Experience Network.

People with lived experience of self-harm and/or suicide wanted to form lived experience network poster with snow drops flower image.. Mind charity logos.

CHAMPS (Cheshire & Merseyside Partnership) along with Wirral Mind are looking to recruit local people who have been affected by Suicide to form a Lived Experience Network.  There is a lot of brilliant work ongoing…

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07.04.2021

April is Stress Awareness Month

Let's talk about stress. Stress Awareness month poster 2021

Stress Awareness Month has been held every April, since 1992 to increase public awareness about both the causes and cures for the modern stress epidemic. Most people feel stressed sometimes and some people find stress…

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31.03.2021

Where to get help and advice for health concerns over the Easter bank holiday 

People in Halton  are being urged to make NHS 111 and pharmacies their first point of call for help and advice with any health concerns over the Easter bank holiday weekend. You can also access…

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31.03.2021

Long-term effects of coronavirus (Long COVID)

Your COVID recovery. Supporting your health and wellbeing on the road to recovery test, with an NHS logo. A lady smiles as she looks at her mobile phone. .

For some people, coronavirus (COVID-19) can cause symptoms that last weeks or months after the infection has gone. This is sometimes called post-COVID-19 syndrome or “Long COVID”. Approximately 1 in 10 people with COVID-19 continue…

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30.03.2021

World Autism Awareness Week

I'm supporting National Autism Awareness week poster from The National Autistic Society

This year’s World Autism Awareness Week runs from 29th March – 4th April.  It’s an opportunity to think about the society we want to live in when we leave lockdown – and the small things we…

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30.03.2021

Roadmap out of lockdown from 29th March

People in garden, socially distanced with NHS logo. From the 29th March you can gather outdoors in a group of 6 or up to 2 households.

As restrictions are lifted, maintaining good habits which minimise transmission is important, for both individuals and for businesses. Continuing to use face coverings, following good hand hygiene and keeping social distance all remain extremely important…

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29.03.2021

£500 million for mental health services Covid recovery

Over the weekend the government announced it will invest £500 million as part of the Mental Health Recovery Action Plan. The plan aims to respond to the impact of the pandemic on the mental health…

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23.03.2021

Views needed on Transforming Halton’s Palliative and End of Life Care

A group of multi coloured graphic people with speeech bubbles coming from their mouths.

Vision:  “I can make the last stage of my life as good as possible because everyone works together confidently, honestly and consistently to help me and the people who are important to me, including my…

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