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New local Dying Matters website offers support for people facing death or bereavement

New local Dying Matters website offers support for people facing death or bereavement

Local people facing end of life or bereavement can now turn to online support thanks to a new website launched to coincide with Dying Matters Week (10-16 May 2021). The website www.dyingmattersleicestershireandrutland.com aims to support people in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) through every stage of dying, death and bereavement by providing comprehensive information, including […]

5 on Friday: 7th May 2021

5 on Friday: 7th May 2021

Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS.  Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible.  

Think NHS111 first for urgent care needs

Think NHS111 first for urgent care needs

Patients are being reminded to contact NHS 111 to access urgent medical care at the right place and time.

5 on Friday: 30th April 2021

5 on Friday: 30th April 2021

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS.  Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible. Please give us feedback and tell us […]

5 on Friday: 23rd April 2021

5 on Friday: 23rd April 2021

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS.  Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible. Please give us feedback and tell […]

Twilight covid vaccine clinic offers flexible options for people fasting during Ramadan

Twilight covid vaccine clinic offers flexible options for people fasting during Ramadan

An evening clinic has been set up to make it easier for people observing the Ramadan fast to receive their covid vaccine. The twilight pop-up clinic will be held on a drop-in basis, so that no appointment is needed, and will take place on Saturday 24th April from 5pm to 9pm at the Leicester Islamic […]

5 on Friday: 16 April 2021

5 on Friday: 16 April 2021

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS.  Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible.Please give us feedback and tell us what […]

New mental health and wellbeing guide for children, young people and families

New mental health and wellbeing guide for children, young people and families

A new guide targeting children, young people and families with emotional, mental health and wellbeing needs is now available online.

Residents aged 45 and over urged to come forward for Covid-19 vaccinations

Residents aged 45 and over urged to come forward for Covid-19 vaccinations

From this week anyone aged 45 and over can book in for their Covid-19 vaccination as the programme continues to roll out. In addition, the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) is continuing to urge all local residents in eligible groups that are yet to have their first dose of the vaccine to book […]

5 on Friday: 9th April 2021

5 on Friday: 9th April 2021

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS.  Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible.Please give us feedback and tell us what […]