July 2021

June 2021

Carers week 7 – 13 June

June 3rd, 2021|Featured, News|

CARERS WEEK 2021 7 - 13 June 2021 Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges unpaid carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK.  It [...]

May 2021

Changes to local falls prevention service

May 7th, 2021|Featured, Frailty, News|

From 1 April 2021, the Falls Prevention Service previously provided by Northamptonshire Healthcare Foundation NHS Trust (NHFT) and commissioned by Public Health at Northamptonshire County Council, is being provided directly by Public Health Northamptonshire. NHFT and Public Health have been [...]

April 2021

March 2021

February 2021

COVID-19 vaccination information event supporting Black, Asian, African and African-Caribbean Communities in Northamptonshire.

February 24th, 2021|COVID-19, Engagement, Featured, News|

When: Saturday 6 March, 5pm to 7pm Where: Zoom: Meeting ID: 649 1618 2081     /     Passcode: 583685 Northants Black Communities Together and Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership are holding a joint online event to answer your questions on [...]

January 2021

Northamptonshire Care Record awareness campaign continues

January 14th, 2021|Digital transformation, Featured, News, Northamptonshire Care Record|

Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership’s digital transformation team has launched a public awareness campaign to help local people understand the benefits of the new Northamptonshire Care Record (NCR). The campaign includes ongoing social media activity across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram [...]

December 2020

County’s VCSE Assembly takes steps forward

December 10th, 2020|Featured, News|

Voluntary Impact Northamptonshire has secured funding through The Big Lottery, in partnership with the majority of the county’s borough and district councils, to appoint a project officer to facilitate the development and establishment of the Northamptonshire VCSE (Voluntary, Community and [...]

Spotlight on iCAN pillars

December 10th, 2020|Featured, iCAN, News|

In the last edition of Partnership Update, we focused in more detail on two of the four key areas of work in the iCAN assessment phase. Below, you can find out more about the other two ‘pillars’ of initial [...]

November 2020

Spotlight on… iCAN

November 19th, 2020|Featured, Frailty, iCAN, News|

Integrated Care Across Northamptonshire (iCAN) is a major new programme of transformation work being driven by NHCP. Its purpose is to deliver a refreshed focus and way to improve the quality of care and achieve the best possible health [...]

October 2020

September 2020

August 2020

Northamptonshire children and young people urged to have their say to help shape the future of local children and young people’s community health services

August 10th, 2020|Children and young people, Engagement, Featured, How we plan buy and monitor services, News|

A new public survey is launched today to give local children, young people, parents and carers the chance to share their experiences of children and young people’s community health and wellbeing services in Northamptonshire. Public Health Northamptonshire and NHS Northamptonshire [...]

July 2020

Recruitment of NHCP Independent Chair

July 30th, 2020|Featured, News|

The Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership (NHCP) consists of key health and care organisations in the county. Whilst we remain separate organisations with our own local responsibilities for the services we provide, we are committed to working together towards [...]

Staying safe this Eid al-Adha

July 30th, 2020|COVID-19, Featured|

This Eid al-Adha it is more important than ever to make sure you and your family are staying safe. Whilst many places of worship including mosques have now reopened for prayer and service, they will be COVID secure. This means [...]

June 2020

May 2020

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

Partnership Update – October 2019

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

In October's Partnership Update – the twelfth edition of NHCP's monthly newsletter – we bring you the latest on progress with the Northamptonshire Health, Care and Wellbeing Plan, our unified strategy for the future of our county's NHS and social care services. There's news [...]

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 [...]