Latest news from our Home Care Services.
This month we are celebrating the success of Partnership staff and projects at recent awards ceremonies. We also look at the work being done to train staff who work with people with dementia, the success of providing Money Advice Services in our health centres and a new campaign to help reduce numbers of young people smoking.
This month we celebrated the long service awards for social work staff as well as other awards received by our staff. We also have a focus on equality including the British Sign Language (BSL) Scotland Act 2015. We also look at recent activities staff have taken part in, including 16 days of Action to Eliminate Violence Against Women and Carers Rights Day.
Work began on the new Woodside Health and Care Centre in early March 2017 and is expected to be completed and operational by the end of 2018. The project build is on target to meet the completion date.
Join the Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership South Locality Engagement Network for notice of events, consultations and engagement opportunities and a quarterly news bulletin.
South Glasgow Locality Forum Public Information Session – A Five Year Mental Health Strategy for Glasgow on Thursday 8th February from 10.30am - 12.30pm at Home Conference Room, 246 Edminston Drive, Ibrox, Glasgow G51 3HH The session is for service users, community organisations and the wider public in South Glasgow. Topics include:
Glasgow City HSCP - NW Locality Engagement Forum and Mental Health Network (Greater Glasgow) Let’s Talk About Mental Health Event on Tuesday 30 January 2018 from 11.00am – 2.30pm in Partick Burgh Halls, 9 Burgh Hall Street, G11 5LW.
Individuals, community and patient groups, voluntary sector representatives, carers and the wider interested community are invited to find out about the Mental Health 5 Year Strategy, priorities in NW Glasgow and discuss issues that affect patients, service users, carers and their families in relation to Mental Health Services.
Agenda includes Medical Practice Closure Allander Surgery, Springburn Health Centre, Update on Proposal of Health and Social Care Hub for the East end of Glasgow, and Event on 5th March on the Five year Strategy for Mental Health.
If you use or work in mental health services in North East Glasgow please come along to our event. The Agenda includes the Five Year Plan for Mental Health Services and an update on the proposed new Health and Social Care Hub.
Welcome to the February 2018 Newsletter.
In January staff supported Cervical Cancer Prevention Week posting pictures on the Partnership's Twitter Account @GCHSCP to promote the Jo's Trust #SmearforSmear Campaign.
We also have a focus on Anticipatory Care Planning and the work going on in localities to promote recovery from addictions.