What is Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria?
Information for staff and teams across Lancashire and South Cumbria
We have some of the worst health in the country in this area. We can and must do better. We also have to face some tough financial challenges in the future
We want to hear your ideas on what we need to do to make our health and social care services better. We’ll be holding public meetings to discuss the future development of the system.
Local residents were invited to get involved, debate and help shape the future of health and social care in Pennine Lancashire at a series of summer engagement events.
A new scheme is currently being piloted across Pennine Lancashire, with around 30 care homes participating in the first two phases of the rollout.
A distinctive red bag with “Together a healthier future” emblazoned on the front, will be accompanying care home patients when they are admitted to hospital. When a decision is made for a care home resident to go to hospital, the care home will pack a red bag to go with the resident.
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A service operating across East Lancashire is helping to stop elderly people from being admitted to hospital unnecessarily, or remaining in hospital when they could be cared for at home.
Cherry Tree Lodge is a family run care home for older people in a residential setting in Rossendale.
A collection of clips from Together A Healthier Future
Blackburn with Darwen Council has launched its new strategy to improve physical health in the borough.