Lancashire and South Cumbria are using part of the £600,000 funding received from NHS England to train communities, front line workers and male dominated employers such as Sellafield and the Building Trade about suicide prevention, suicide awareness and resilience building.
Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria has rolled out an education programme, Digital Healthy Schools, for more than one thousand pupils in twenty secondary schools across the region. Through assemblies and hands-on workshops, pupils are encouraged to learn more about health conditions whilst exploring the topic of app development and app reviews in PHSE and science lessons.
Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria is working in partnership with Healthwatch to speak to local people about digital health.
Young people from across Lancashire and South Cumbria attend an event focused on the future of the NHS
Key messages from the Joint Committee of CCGs
Patient areas in hospitals across Morecambe Bay will soon undergo transformation and improvements, thanks to a £19m investment by University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT).
More than 100 people attended our Population Health Summit on 11 July, to look at how we can work together across the health and care sector to improve health and wellbeing across Lancashire and South Cumbria.
Healthier Lancashire and South Cumbria celebrated the 70th birthday of the NHS in partnership with the University of Central Lancashire on Thursday 5th July with an NHS7Tea party which brought together staff and volunteers from across health, care and academia.