Healthwatch, the new independent consumer champion for health and social care, will be holding Information and Advice sessions in Hull
The sessions, will be hosted by Libraries and Customer Service and Resource Centres across Hull, will be an opportunity for people to find out about local health or care services, to have their say on local services, or to get help with raising an issue or making a complaint.
People will be able to speak to a member of the Healthwatch team.
Monday September 1st, 10:00am-12:00noon – The Wilson Centre
Monday September 1st, 1:30pm-3:30pm – Holderness Road CSC
Tuesday September 2nd 10:00am-12:00noon – Bransholme CSC and NHS Centre
Tuesday September 2nd 1:30pm-3:30pm – The Orchard Centre
Thursday September 4th 10am – 12.00 noon Age UK Porter Street
Thursday September 4th 1.30pm – 3.30pm – Chanterlands Avenue Library
Friday September 5th 10am – 12.00 - Bethune Avenue Information Centre,
Wednesday September 24th - 10am – 12.00 – Hull Central Library
Notes for Editors
Healthwatch Kingston upon Hull is the new, independent consumer champion for health and social care. Healthwatch has been set up is to give adults, children and young people and a powerful voice locally and to help people get the best out of health and social care services.
Healthwatch helps people to share their views and concerns about local health and care services, and navigate their way around the health and care system by providing information and signposting.
Healthwatch has been established by the Health and Social Care Act 2012. Hull CVS (Community and Voluntary Services) has been awarded the contract to set up Healthwatch in Hull.
Healthwatch Kingston upon Hull, The Strand, 75 Beverley Road, Hull, HU3 1XL
For more details contact Jonathan Appleton on 01482 595550 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Healthwatch England is the national body which represents 152 local Healthwatch, and works to ensure that the voices of consumers and those who use services reach the ears of decision makers.