Wigan and Leigh Carer’s Newsletter
WLC Newsletter March ’22
WLC Newsletter March ’22
Many households suffer from health-damaging damp and mould in their homes, which during winter often become worse, and at times unliveable. Research from Shelter shows the health of one in … [continue] Are you struggling with damp and mould?
For all updates and events from Wigan and Leigh Carers in February 2022 please click on the link below. Wigan and Leigh Carers Newsletter Feb ’22
Hospitals in Greater Manchester are starting to resume non-urgent surgery and appointments. If your appointment or surgery was recently postponed, please wait to hear from the hospital when they are … [continue] Resuming Hospital Appointments
We know that when people come into surgery they are more vulnerable than usual; with government guidance on face coverings changing from 27.01.22 please be aware that when attending surgery … [continue] Face Coverings
Wigan Domestic Abuse Service offer Local, free and confidential help and advice. Contact them directly on 01942 311365 or drop in to see them Click on the images to open … [continue] Domestic Abuse Support
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We know things may be difficult at the moment. If you find yourself feeling anxious, stressed or overwhelmed there’s support out there for you.
Starting Friday 14th January 2022 the Start Well Family network are hosting 6 week adult learning courses. Want to book or learn more about the courses? Contact 01942 879012
1st Thursday of every month 10am – 12:30pm Atherton Start Well Family Centre has a drop in session for parents needing support.
In need of parenting support? Drop in between 9-10am Tuesdays (Atherton Startwell Family Centre) and Wednesdays (Tyldesley Start Well Family Centre).
want to get involved in funfilled classes focusing on Wellbeing for Kids aged 1-5? Check out https://www.facebook.com/yogabunniesbolton
Did you know you school nurse can offer children and young people a range of advice and access to health screening and immunisations. Telephone: 01942 483008 for Astley, Atherton, Mosley … [continue] School Nurses
Your health Visitor can provide Information advice and guidance on health and well-being issues for you and your child from birth till they start school. If you live in Astley, … [continue] What can your Health Visitor do for you?
on the last Wednesday of every month Empathy North West host a Hoarding and Clutter Support Group. All meetings are free. To book a place call 0303 303 1333, Email: … [continue] Empathy North West
If you are having difficulties and need support or advice around Housing, Alcohol, Quitting Smoking, Substance Misuse, Accessing Community based groups and activities, Domestic Abuse or advice on Medical support … [continue] Stronger Together
Criminals are using the NHS COVID Pass as a way to target the public by convincing them to hand over money, financial details and personal information. The NHS will NEVER … [continue] Beware of Covid Fraud
Do you know a family that may benefit from support around well-being, coping with family life, relationships, and feeding? 1001 group are five voluntary organisations who have come together to … [continue] 1001 Group
If you’re struggling with bullying or know someone who is, Kooth are here to help. They are an online service that provide free, safe, and anonymous support for young people … [continue] Kooth – mental Health Service
In response to a request from the Secretary of State to support General Practice with more accurate information, NHS Digital have been working with professional representatives, system suppliers and NHS … [continue] Appointments in August 2021
If you are struggling to access our services due to a sensory impairment then please use the links below to access further support. Hearing and vision support (adults) (wigan.gov.uk) Deaf … [continue] Accessibility Support Lines.
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With the Covid Booster vaccination now being rolled out across the UK, please take some time to read the information below about the booster and when you will be invited … [continue] Covid-19 Booster
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