We want your views on NHS services in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

When we use health and care services, we should all be given information to do this in a way we can easily read or understand with support. This is the law, since the Accessible Information Standard came into effect from 1st August 2016. Healthwatch Cambridgeshire want to know what’s really happening for people locally. Are … Continue reading We want your views on NHS services in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

Know your rights! New BSL interpreter request card launched

https://www.facebook.com/CambridgeshireDeaf/videos/984290794953302/ Access to healthcare can often be a nightmare for deaf people because so often the GP or hospital doesn't book a qualified BSL interpreter. CDA have produced a card for deaf people to hand directly to reception staff or nurses or doctors so their rights to an interpreter under the law are clear. The … Continue reading Know your rights! New BSL interpreter request card launched

BSL Healthy Minds coming to Peterborough and Cambridge Drop In

Deaf Health Charity Sign Health have been commissioned to provide BSL counselling services in Peterborough and Cambridgeshire and they're coming to talk about it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UjdHTwAv29A You can come along to talks at both our Peterborough and Cambridge Drop In to find out more about how to access the service and why it is important. Peterborough … Continue reading BSL Healthy Minds coming to Peterborough and Cambridge Drop In

Give your views to the NHS about accessing out-of-hours GP Services at Fenland Drop-in

NHS Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are consulting on the after-hours GP service, including the 111 number to call for advice if you feel ill outside of GP opening times. The  NHS (CCG) in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough want your views. They want to know if you’ve had a good service or not or what you think of … Continue reading Give your views to the NHS about accessing out-of-hours GP Services at Fenland Drop-in