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WIGAN BOROUGH LOCALITY PLAN FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE
Later this month we’ll be sharing the draft plan for health and social care services and asking for feedback. We’ll send out a special newsletter about this!

OUR NEXT PATIENTS FORUM
Join us at Sunshine House, 12th September 2019, 6pm. We’ll be talking about the Community Reablement Service that was recently rated OUTSTANDING by the Care Quality Commission.

COMMUNITY STROKE & NEURO-REHABILITATION SERVICES
We want your feedback on our proposals to change the way these services work. At the moment the services are delivered by separate teams and we want them to work as one. Complete our online survey or get in touch!

FREE TRAINING SESSIONS
Dementia Friends | 1pm – 2pm | Ashton Leisure Centre, Old Road, Ashton, WN4 9TP
Autism Friends | 2.15pm | Ashton Leisure Centre, Old Road, Ashton, WN4 9TP
Social Media | 2pm – 4pm | Atherleigh Park Hospital, Atherleigh Way, Leigh, WN7 1YN

EQUALITY REFERENCE GROUP
We are looking for more people to join our new Equality Reference Group. Members work with the CCG on the equality agenda and provide advice, feedback, ideas and scrutiny on different areas. If you are interested please get in touch!

STROKE EVENT
We are working with Healthwatch Wigan & Leigh, Stroke Association and Think Ahead Stroke to plan an event around Stroke Services on Friday 20th September 2019 at St Peters Pavilion Hindley. 

CARDIOLOGY SURVEY
The Greater Manchester Health & Social Care Partnership welcome your views on hospital Cardiology services. They are currently reviewing these services across Greater Manchester as part of their “Improving Specialist Care” programme. Get in touch if you’d prefer a paper copy of the survey!

MATERNITY VOICES PARTNERSHIP
Calling all parents and parents-to-be! Join us at our next meeting to discuss your experiences and talk about how we can improve maternity services in the Borough. Little ones are welcome!
Thursday 26th September 2019 | 10am – 12noon
Turnpike (Leigh), Civic Square, Leigh, WN7 1EB

CARERS CENTRE – TRAINING 
Wigan and Leigh Carers Centre offer a programme of training for carers. See their programme for October – December 2019

QUALITY 
Thanks to everyone who completed our survey about Quality – telling us about the last time you used a health or social care service. We are busy reviewing all the feedback and will share the engagement report once complete.

DIGITAL (ONLINE) SERVICESThank you to everyone who responded to our survey about digital (online) health services or attended one of our face-to-face sessions. We’ve reviewed all the responses and attached the engagement report for your information! 

SERVICES IN HIGH FOLDS
We’ve got some more feedback about the improvements we’ve made to services in Higher Folds following our engagement work in February 2019. Click to read the “You Said, We Listened” report below. We’ll be going back out into the community on the morning of 24th September 2019 to speak to residents.

THE DEAL 2030
Back at the end of 2018 we supported Wigan Council to engage with residents about what they want the Borough to be like by 2030. The new DEAL 2030 was launched in July 2019. It reflects all the things that residents said was important to them and the CCG is fully signed up to work with Wigan Council to deliver it!

For full details of all the above go to https://www.wiganboroughccg.nhs.uk