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April 2020

#NorthantsTogether campaign launches today

April 2nd, 2020|COVID-19, Featured|

A new campaign called #NorthantsTogether has been launched today (Thursday 02 April) to help share local information and advice about COVID-19.  Across Northamptonshire, a wide range of organisations and individuals are working really hard to help our communities during the outbreak and keep people safe. Many of these organisations are now beginning to use the shared hashtag [...]

Efforts to free up hospital capacity continue as Northamptonshire prepares for coronavirus peak

April 1st, 2020|COVID-19, Featured|

Hundreds of hospital beds have been freed up in Northamptonshire as the county’s health, social care and public sector organisations continue their significant joint efforts to cope with the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.  The local NHS, councils and emergency services are joining forces through the Northamptonshire Strategic [...]

March 2020

February 2020

Carers urged to help shape local services

February 6th, 2020|Engagement, News|

Carers in Northamptonshire are being encouraged to share their experiences in a questionnaire to help shape the services available to support them. Northamptonshire County Council, Northamptonshire Carers and Northamptonshire Clinical Commissioning Groups have developed the survey with voluntary sector partners. [...]

January 2020

December 2019

“Momentous decision” hailed as investment confirmed for pioneering Northamptonshire social prescribing service

December 23rd, 2019|Care in your area, Health and wellbeing, News, Social Prescribing|

Northamptonshire is to become the first area in England to introduce an integrated cross-sector and county-wide service supporting people to take control of their health and wellbeing – after long-term funding was formally approved. Northamptonshire County Council’s Public Health team, [...]

November 2019

October 2019

September 2019

Drivers wanted for Volunteer Car Scheme

September 6th, 2019|News|

Northampton Volunteer Car Scheme is appealing for local drivers to come forward to help elderly and disabled people travel to and from medical and wellbeing appointments. The scheme, run by Voluntary Impact Northamptonshire, has been operating in Northampton borough for [...]

August 2019

Partnership Update – August 2019

August 7th, 2019|Featured, News, Publications|

In the August 2019 edition of Partnership Update, we unveil the latest in our 'Partnership Stories' series of case studies, highlighting how Northamptonshire's Breathing Space service is making a real difference to the lives of people with respiratory illness. Plus there's the chance [...]

July 2019

Breathfest celebration showcases wealth of local support for people with breathing conditions

July 5th, 2019|Care in your area, Health and wellbeing, News, Respiratory care|

A celebration of local support services for people living with respiratory conditions in Northamptonshire was held in June as part of national Carers Week. Northamptonshire Carers’ ‘Breathfest’ event took place at Moulton Community Centre to showcase the amount and [...]

June 2019

May 2019

Announcement – NHCP Lead

May 17th, 2019|Featured, News|

Angela Hillery Northamptonshire Healthcare Foundation Trust (NHFT) and Leicestershire Partnership Trust (LPT) have today (17 May 2019) jointly announced that Angela Hillery will shortly become shared Chief Executive across NHFT and LPT. You can read this announcement in full here. [...]

Partnership Update – May 2019

May 7th, 2019|Featured, News, Publications|

The May 2019 edition of Partnership Update features the latest health and care news from across our county, including a successful community engagement event jointly hosted by NHCP and Healthwatch Northamptonshire and the launch of a new local recruitment programme for overseas GPs. There's also [...]

April 2019

Celebrating our health and care apprentices

April 11th, 2019|News, Workforce|

KGH CEO Simon Weldon, Caron Bouckley ofHealth Education England and Angela Hillery  at the NHCP Apprenticeship Awards. Northamptonshire’s health and care apprentices have been recognised at the second annual Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership Apprenticeship Awards. Taking [...]

Partnership Update – April 2019

April 8th, 2019|Featured, Publications|

In the April 2019 edition of Partnership Update, you can find out more about a pioneering new digital innovation which aims to improve outcomes for thousands of people receiving domiciliary care, and read all about a fantastic awards night celebrating our county’s health and [...]

March 2019

Listening to feedback

March 6th, 2019|Engagement, News|

In the past few weeks we have been speaking to service users and members of our community about Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership and how they might like to receive health and care information from NHCP. As always we encourage [...]

February 2019

Tributes to a respected colleague

February 4th, 2019|News|

In December we were extremely saddened to learn of the sudden death of Roz Horton, a much-valued member of Northamptonshire’s health and care community and a passionate advocate for patients across our county. Roz Horton Roz was part [...]

January 2019

Partnership Update – January 2019

January 15th, 2019|Featured, Publications|

The January 2019 edition of our Partnership Update staff newsletter features the latest news from across Northamptonshire’s health and care organisations. Featured in this edition are details of how Northamptonshire is leading the way with an innovative new nurse training scheme, an update [...]

December 2018

November 2018