NHS confirms Covid jab now offered at every eligible care home in Lancashire and South Cumbria
2021-02-03

The NHS has now offered the Covid-19 vaccine to residents at every eligible care home with older residents across Lancashire and South Cumbria.

Young people, families and carers shape local mental health support website
2021-02-03

The Lancashire and South Cumbria Healthy Young Minds website (www.healthyyoungmindslsc.co.uk) contains a wealth of information and resources to boost and support the resilience, emotional wellbeing and mental health of local children and young people. It has been developed with children and young people, their families, and professionals to make it as easy as possible for them to access advice, help and support quickly, whenever they need it.

Simon Stevens Thanks NHS Staff After A ‘Year Like No Other'
2021-02-03

To mark the anniversary of the first confirmed Covid patients being treated by the NHS, Sir Simon Stevens today paid tribute to NHS staff for their “extraordinary work in a year like no other”.

Mental health family hour relaunches to support during new lockdown
2021-01-25

The Mental Health Family Hour, originally launched in April 2020 to support families in the first lockdown, kicked off again today (21 January) with an episode focusing on young people’s mental health.

COVID-19 pulse oximetry 'virtual ward' service monitors patients at home in Lancashire and South Cumbria
2021-01-25

Patients with coronavirus (COVID-19), who don’t need immediate hospital attention but are at high risk of developing serious symptoms, are being given special monitoring devices to use at home.