Celebrating Advocacy Awareness Week 2020

This year marks the third annual advocacy awareness week and this year more than ever it seems fitting to be spending a dedicated week focusing on raising awareness of the power and impact of independent…

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Have you downloaded the NHS COVID App?

The new Covid-19 app is a vital part of the national test and trace programme and the fight against COVID-19. The app also allows people to report symptoms and book a coronavirus test and features…

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Health chiefs in plea as Covid-19 hospitalisations rise

With the number of hospitalisations and, tragically, deaths from coronavirus rising once more, health chiefs in Wolverhampton are urging people to adhere to the new local restrictions which came into force this morning (Wednesday 14…

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World Mental Health Day 2020

Recognised by the World Health Organisation, World Mental Health Day 2020 is on 10 October every year. This year’s Mental Health Day comes at a time when we have all be affected by recent challenges….

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Carer Support Team Newsletter October 2020

Wolverhampton Carer Support Team have released their October newsletter. This month’s focus is on the support and advice offered during the Covid-19 pandemic.  It touches on the Community Support Team, News and Updates, online prescription…

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How Do I Book a Covid-19 Test?

If you have Covid-19 symptoms, no matter how mild, you will need to get tested and begin self isolating for 10 days.  Covid-19 symptoms include:  a high temperature a new, continuous cough  a loss or…

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2020

Every October marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness. We have compiled some information below to help you.  Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in the UK, 1…

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Celebrating National Inclusion Week 2020

This week is National Inclusion Week, a national event designed to celebrate diversity and explore new ways to make all aspects of community life as inclusive as possible. Running from September 28th-October 4th, 2020 it…

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Government announces new restrictions for Wolverhampton

The Government has announced that new restrictions are in place to stop the spread of Covid-19 in Wolverhampton. From Tuesday 22 September: You must not allow people you don’t live with or who are not part…

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Feeling unwell? Book a test.

Family doctors across the Black Country and West Birmingham are urging people to look out for symptoms and use the test and trace service to help the NHS in its fight against COVID-19. Anybody who…

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