Home Care Users Feedback Report

Posted 04/04/2014

Every week in Reading, 14,000 home visits are made by care workers to people who need help with daily tasks such as getting out of bed. Here is our report following feedback from home care users.

South Reading CCG are Moving

Posted 31/03/2014

South Reading Clinical Commissioning Group are moving offices. Find out their new address and number.

Reading Services Guide

Posted 31/03/2014

Reading Borough Council has launched their new Reading Services Guide to replace the Council’s existing Directory of Care and Support Services.

Family Food & Healthy Eating Courses

Posted 26/03/2014

New Directions in conjunction with the NHS present two free five-week cookery courses encouraging families to eat healthier.

Consultation: ready for ageing?

Posted 19/03/2014

Independent Age, on behalf of the Ready for Ageing Alliance, are carrying out a consultation on how to make the UK a better place to grow older in.

NHS Call to Action Feedback

Posted 17/03/2014

Reading’s CCGs have released their summary of the feedback received from their last NHS Call to Action event held in November 2013.

Review of CAMHS, {children and adolescant mental health services}

Posted 13/03/2014

The NHS in Berkshire are reviewing how well our current Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) meet the needs of today’s young people and their families/ carers. (CAMHS includes Tier 2, targeted services / Tier 3, specialist services / Tier 4, highly specialist services) We would like to know what you like about the […]

CAMHs event a success!

Posted 03/03/2014

Local providers and commissioners of Children and Adolescent mental Health Services (CAMHs) in Reading heard from local voluntary sector organisations and parent carers about their experience of the service. Healthwatch Reading in partnership with Reading Family Forum and RCYVS (Reading children’s and voluntary youth services) held an event on Thursday 27th February  to collect further […]