Healthwatch Portsmouth is celebrating Mental Health Awareness Week in Portsmouth

This year the theme is Nature and how connecting with the natural world can support good mental health.

Today marks the launch of Mental Health Awareness Week, the UK’s national week to raise awareness of mental health. The week, which is hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, is in its 21st year and runs from 10-16 May.

This year, the theme for the week is ‘Nature’. Across the country, people […]

Healthwatch Portsmouth Board Meeting – 23rd June 2021

The next Board Meeting will be taking place on Wednesday 23rd June 2021 2pm – 4pm.

The venue of this meeting is to be confirmed and subject to Government advice on social distancing from 21st June, alternatively the meeting will be held online via MS Teams.

We will be providing further details closer to the time.

Upcoming engagement workshops

The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Integrated Care System is looking at developing a digital system across the area which offers GP appointments online and video-based appointments.

The NHS area team have also been thinking about how they can support people to live healthier lives using digital services. Healthwatch have been working with the local NHS team, supporting the gathering of feedback from people across Hampshire and the Isle of […]

May Bank Holidays 2021 Pharmacy Opening Hours: Portsmouth

The pharmacies listed in the attachment below should be open as shown. The details are correct at the time of publishing but are subject to change.

You are advised to contact the pharmacy before attending to ensure they are open and have the medication you require.

Details of local pharmacies can also be found here.

Click here to view the May Bank Holiday pharmacy opening hours or […]

Healthwatch Portsmouth contract: transfer of service provider 31.3.21

On 31st March 2021 the service provider contract that supports Healthwatch Portsmouth will transfer from Help and Care to The Advocacy People who were the successful bidders in Portsmouth City Council’s recent Healthwatch Portsmouth contract commissioning process.

You can continue to contact Healthwatch Portsmouth on their usual email address  up until 29th March 2021.   Please bear with us with our IT communications while the service transfers during 29th, […]

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