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Worcester News Article – 11th February

On 31st January we spent the morning at the University of Worcester, running a workshop for the third year Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy students. We were discussing the role and work of Healthwatch Worcestershire and the importance of seeking patient feedback and involving patients in service development. Students looked in groups at the feedback we…

Worcester News Article – 28th January

On Friday 18th January we delivered a workshop to health and care students at Kidderminster College. The aim of our workshops is to increase students’ understanding of local health and care services and the importance of involving patients and the public, in addition to gathering their feedback about accessing services. We have used their feedback…

Worcester News Article – 14th January

Happy New Year from everyone at Healthwatch Worcestershire! Well done to our latest winner of a Fitbit Blaze in our December Facebook Prize Draw. We have been running the competition to help promote our current survey about mental health services for children and young people. There is still time to tell us about your experiences…

Worcester News Article – 17th December

We took part in the recent Autism Strategy engagement event at County Hall, presenting the key findings from our Autism Spectrum Conditions report and highlighting the issues raised with us by people with Autism and their carers that need to be included in Worcestershire’s updated Autism Strategy. We are continuing to gather feedback about experiences…

Worcester News Article – 19th November

On Friday 9 November Healthwatch held its Board meeting at Bromsgrove Methodist Church. As usual our Board had a lot of issues to consider, all of which relate to the health and care of patients and the public in Worcestershire. At our previous Board meeting in October we heard from a member of the public…