Community grants for Portsmouth groups now open

NHS England’s and NHS Improvement’s Celebrating Involvement in Healthcare Community Grants Scheme is now open.

Grants of up to £2500 are available to voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations to showcase how they have been involving patients, service users and the public in improving health services. Information about eligibility and how to apply is available on the NHS England website  The deadline for applications is midnight on 23 September 2019.

8 August, 2019|

New Healthwatch Portsmouth leaflet now available

Health Watch Portsmouth Your Voice Counts leafletWe have updated and republished our Your voice counts leaflet. It contains our latest contact details as well as information on Healthwatch Portsmouth. It also provides a form to feedback on health and social care services.

Read Healthwatch Portsmouth – Your Voice Counts

To order paper copies of this leaflet for your community service or centre please contact

7 August, 2019|

New mother or mother to be? Tell Portsmouth City Council about your contraception preferences

Portsmouth City Council’s Public Health department is running a project to find out about women’s preferences on postnatal contraception.  If you are new mother or are expecting a baby please help the council by completing a survey to tell them your preferences

Please complete the survey that most closely describes your situation.

If you are expecting a baby soon:

If you have recently had a baby:

The results will help to make contraception services for new mums and mums to be better

5 August, 2019|

See the new PYC website for information on young people’s activities in Portsmouth

Portsmouth City Council have luanched a new website bringing together information on free activities, clubs, sports and events in Portsmouth.

The new PYC website brings together all the various offerings from play services, youth clubs and community centres from across Portsmouth and the surrounding area. It’s a one stop shop for free activities and fun for all ages. Whether you want to try new arts and crafts, yoga, cookery, sports, try your hand at recording an album, or simply make some new friends, PYC has something for everyone!


1 August, 2019|