25th November 2020

Free flu vaccinations rolled out to over 50s from December

People aged 50 to 64 will get free flu vaccine from 1 December as part of expanded flu vaccination programme this winter.

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23rd November 2020

Promoting Carers Rights Day in Derbyshire

Carers Rights Day is taking place on Thursday 26 November and this year organisers Carers UK have decided on a simple but very important main message: ‘know your rights’.

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20th November 2020

Vaccines and porcine gelatine

This leaflet describes how and why porcine gelatine is used in vaccines

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20th November 2020

Carers Rights Day - Thursday 26 November 2020

There are a number of events happening across Derbyshire and Derby City to mark Carers Rights Day

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20th November 2020

Derbyshire Armed Forces community volunteers wanted

Researchers from the University of Derby are seeking members of the Derbyshire Armed Forces Community to participate in a short focus group or interview around your experiences of living and working in Derbyshire and accessing local services in the area.

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16th November 2020

Join us in the fight against coronavirus

The Derbyshire Health and Care People Hub, part of Joined Up Careers Derbyshire, wants to create a pool of people willing to support the health and social care workforce during the pandemic. A key priority will be supporting the vaccination of health and care staff, and the wider population, with the newly developed Covid-19 vaccine.

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12th November 2020

Universal Services for Carers

Read more from Universal Carers - November newsletter

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10th November 2020

Opportunity for 14-25 year olds in Derby and Derbyshire to join an exciting youth-led project on mental health

Leaders Unlocked are currently looking for young people to join MH:2K – a youth-led project addressing mental health. MH:2K empowers 14-25 year olds

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10th November 2020

Call for support from the community

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2nd November 2020

Launch of young people's mental health forum

Following a hugely successful MH:2K showcase event, a final report has been produced on this youth-led project that has engaged more than 300 young people across communities in Derby and Derbyshire in conversations about mental health and wellbeing.

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2nd November 2020

Stress Awareness Week 2020

2 November is the start of International Stress Awareness Week. It also coincides with the start of Movember, a month focused on men’s mental health.

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29th October 2020

Pressure is building on our services, says Derbyshire NHS

Health bosses in Derbyshire are alerting patients to growing pressures on NHS services, as the multiple impacts of the pandemic, winter pressures and continued service restoration converge.

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19th October 2020

Information See Hear Respond

The See, Hear, Respond Partnership is a new service funded by the Department for Education. With your help, the See, Hear, Respond Partnership will quickly identify and support children, young people and families who are struggling to cope with the impacts of coronavirus.

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16th October 2020

Virtual 'Quality Conversations' masterclass

The masterclass is free and aimed at frontline staff who are expected to interact with their patients, service users, clients and their families over the phone, or via video link. It takes place on Monday 16 November with morning (9.15am-12.45pm) and afternoon sessions (1.15pm-4.45pm).

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29th September 2020

Support available during Recovery Month

Now in its 31st year, Recovery Month celebrates the gains made by those in recovery from drug and alcohol misuse. Each September, Recovery Month, an international event that is increasingly being marked in the UK, works to support new evidence-based treatment and recovery practices, the emergence of a strong recovery community, and the dedication of service providers and community members who make recovery in all its forms possible.

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