Category: Health

  • DEVELOPMENT OF THE EASTMOOR SITE – UPDATE

    Please find below an update from Advent Homes on the general situation following the consultation and specifically the work I have been doing with them to identify a new location for Adel Pharmacy. This is not guaranteed but I wanted to update you as a number of residents have been asking about the future of…

  • OPAL – LEEDS 16 NEIGHBOURHOOD NETWORK WOULD LIKE NEW MEMBERS

    I know many of you will already be aware of our wonderful local Neighbourhood Network, OPAL (Older People’s Action in the Locality), who were formerly based at Holt Park in the shop units at the back of the mall but have in the last few years moved to the now beautifully renovated former Bedford Arms…

  • UPDATE FROM OPAL (OLDER PEOPLE’S ACTION IN THE LOCALITY) – ACTIVITIES RESUMING SAFELY

    I have been this update from OPAL. Residents in Pool would normally look to Otley Action for Older People so you will need to check but in terms of the breakfasts for school children I thought it was important in case this helps. “We are starting our lunch clubs from 14th September for OPAL members…

  • LEEDS DEAF FORUM AND MASKS

    I have received the information below from “Leeds Involving People” organisation which highlights the potential problems with face masks for certain sections of the community with disabilities. “I am writing on behalf of Leeds Deaf Education and Access Forum to ask if you would be willing to share the  message below with your networks wherever…

  • ADEL SURGERY – UPDATE

    I have received a letter from the Chair of the Primary Care Commissioning Committee regarding the outcome in relation to the proposal to close the branch surgery in Adel. The letter states that the surgery will close from 31st March 2021. If you would like a copy of the letter please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk…

  • “Stay well this Winter” grants

    Please find below information that may be of interest to you. This year’s Stay Well this Winter grant scheme is now open to applicants through Leeds Community Foundation. Details can be found at the following location:   https://leedscf.org.uk/grants/stay-well-this-winter-grants/   The scheme is open to voluntary sector organisations and applications must be submitted by 12 noon,…

  • ADEL SURGERY – TRANSCRIPT FROM ENGAGEMENT MEETING HELD 10TH JUNE

    I have received the information below from the Surgery: The website address is https://www.alwoodleymedicalcentre.co.uk/ “The video and transcript from last night’s meeting is now on our website. As stated last night  – we will include consideration of all comments submitted into our final report to Leeds CCG which we are now working on. In hindsight,…

  • UPDATE ON ADEL SURGERY – ENGAGEMENT EVENT TO BE HELD ON 10TH JUNE (REMOTELY)

    Please find below an update on the alternative to the face to face consultation about the proposed closure of the Adel branch surgery of the Adel/Alwoodley GP practice. I also have the report following the recent patient consultation. If you would like a copy of the report please email me at barry.anderson@leeds.gov.uk Cllr. Caroline Anderson…

  • ADEL SURGERY – UPDATE

    I have received the update below from the surgery. “Our website was updated last week with the following message: Our GP practice was committed to carrying out an open and transparent engagement with our patients on our proposal to close Adel Surgery. As we’re sure our patients will understand the emergence of the COVID-19 outbreak…

  • Telephone Support Line – Covid-19 Bereavement-Critical Illness

    I have received the information below. This support is being given by St. Gemma’s Hospice and Wheatfields Hospice. COVID-19 SUPPORT LINE Our Telephone Support Line is available to anyone in Leeds with family members or friends who are critically ill, or who have died from Covid-19. The telephone support line is staffed by trained bereavement…