Category: Health

  • Urgent Request From Highfield Surgery Needing Your Help

    I am working with the surgery manager and with Highways to try and help get people to the surgery tomorrow. The Practice Manager has put out the following request for help today. *Appeal for volunteers* The Surgery is running a Covid Vaccination clinic on Saturday morning (16 January) for our most elderly patients and due…

  • COVID-19 Update from Leeds City Council – Vaccines Response – 12 January 2021

    A number of residents have been raising queries about the timings of vaccinations both for themselves and elderly relatives in the top priorities.  Set out below is a general response. “Good afternoon The Covid-19 vaccination programme is still at an early stage. In West Yorkshire, as nationally, the NHS is offering vaccinations to those at…

  • ADEL SURGERY AND PHARMACY – UPDATE

    A local resident has advised me that they have been successful in purchasing the Adel Surgery building and the pharmacy. The details shared with me, and which I can now make public as the legal agreement has now been signed, are below: “I’ve recently had an offer accepted for what was the doctors surgery and…

  • PHARMACY DELIVERIES AND SCAM INFORMATION

    Please see information about pharmacy deliveries below and also a scam that you may wish to be aware of. This has been received through the Local Care Partnership which is a group of professionals within health settings locally. “I just wanted to update everyone about the delivery situation.  Basically Boots, Lloyds (and Rowlands but that…

  • Public Health Effectiveness Bulletin – Issue 103

    See latest update below: Your guide to PH news, publications and guidance Welcome to the Public Health Effectiveness Bulletin.  Produced each month, the Effectiveness Bulletin is your gateway to key publications to aid evidence-based practice specifically related to Public Health. This month’s issue contains articles on health protection, COVID-19, children, poverty, health improvement, women, communities,…

  • STRONGER FAMILIES LEEDS – SUPPORT FOR FAMILES

    Please find below Information  that may be of interest to you or someone you know. The Stronger Families programme helps and supports families in Bradford and Leeds who have barriers to accessing education, gaining skills for work or Finding employment The Stronger Families Leeds service is still accepting referrals and ready to help any clients…

  • #FALLS PREVENTION WEEK – TODAY’S FOCUS

    Today the focus for #FallsPreventionWeek is on Where to Find Help! Get your free learning resources here: https://bit.ly/33cCac2

  • FALLS PREVENTION WEEK – TODAY’S FOCUS IS ON SOCIAL ISOLATION AND DE-CONDITIONING

    Today the focus for #FallsPreventionWeek is on Social Isolation and De-Conditioning. Get your free learning resources here: https://bit.ly/3jfI5Tg Muscles become out of condition if not used it is important to encourage older people to stay active and independent. #WYFallsPreventionWeek #TimeToFeelGoodAboutAgeing

  • FALLS PREVENTION WEEK – TODAY’S FOCUS IS HOUSING AND HOME HAZARDS

    Today the focus for #WYFallsPreventionWeek is Housing and Home Hazards. #TimeToFeelGoodAboutAgeing Get your free learning resources here: https://bit.ly/3cSzjbP Planning ahead and thinking about how you can prevent falls around the home before they happen is key #WYFallsPreventionWeek #TimeToFeelGoodAboutAgeing For free resources visit: https://bit.ly/3cSzjbP

  • High Field Surgery, Holt Park

    If you are a patient of Highfield Surgery at Holt Park the surgery remains open as it has done throughout Covid but how you access the services may be different. Below is a link to the surgery’s web page which explains this. If you are a patient of another surgery their arrangements may be different…