News & Events

Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership is committed to communicating with the people who it works with and supports so that they are kept up to date on developments and are aware of what is happening within the Partnership. Our Communications Strategy outlines how we are doing this.

On this webpage you will find some of the current news stories and events within the Partnership that may be of interest, which may also feature on Twitter. The Partnership also regularly publishes its own Health and Social Care Integration Newsletter.

If you would like any Partnership news items or events to be featured on this webpage or in the Partnership’s newsletter, then please email

Latest News

GP Out-of-Hours Service moves to Appointment Only from 1 June 2020

Published: | Primary Care

As part of a planned series of improvements to urgent primary care services, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde has introduced a new appointments system within its GP out-of-hours service on a permanent basis.

New Health and Care Hub in North East Glasgow moves Closer

Published: | Health and Care Centres

The prospect of a new £64.3 million state-of-the-art Health and Care Centre for the North East of Glasgow moved one step closer on Tuesday, 2 June. 

Thanking our Volunteers during Volunteers Week 1 - 7 June 2020

Published: | Volunteering

National Volunteers’ Week takes place from 1-7 June every year and is a celebration across the UK of all the contributions volunteers make to their community.

Health and Social Care Integration Newsletter

Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership’s Health and Social Care Integration Newsletter highlights some of the good and important work and successes that are happening across the Partnership. It also includes the Chief Officer’s message. It is usually published bi-monthly, and the current and past editions of the newsletter are available at the below links. From time-to-time, the Partnership also publishes special bulletins on specific developments or events.

GCHSCP Primary Care Improvement Plan Bulletin 5 - March 2020

Latest news on the GCHSCP Primary Care Improvement Plan (PCIP).

February 2020

Welcome to the February 2020 Newsletter. This month we cover the Social Work Services Long Service Milestone Awards, which took place at the City Chambers on 19 February. We have a special focus on Gartnavel Royal Hospital, looking at the activities organised by staff to enhance the experiences of patients.  We also celebrate the opening of the new Victoria Gardens Care Home and the new Woodside Day Care Centre.