Category: Health

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Rural isolation – tell us your views – Oxfordshire survey

Have your say on rural isolation! Are you affected by it? Do you know someone that is? Community First Oxfordshire (CFO) on behalf of Healthwatch Oxfordshire is undertaking a short survey to better understand the levels of rural isolation felt in rural communities.  The survey is designed for everyone to have their say and is …

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Water Disruption 23/03/2021

OX1, OX2, OX13 & OX14 No water or low pressure Information from Thames Water – Last updated: 23/03 12:52 “We’re very sorry if you’ve got low pressure or no water as a result of a burst main on Harcourt Hill, North Hinksey. We’ve now opened a drive-through bottled water station at The Bystander pub, in Besselsleigh Road, …

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Residents in southern Oxfordshire should not go cold and hungry this winter.

The Winter Support Grant Scheme is now available for residents in South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse who need help to buy food and heating their homes this winter.  South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse district councils have been working with Oxfordshire County Council and other district councils to distribute the nearly £1.4million …

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Can you help the Covid-19 response in Primary Care?

If you can help, please complete this simple, online survey and our team will be in touch to discuss opportunities and match you with roles in our clinics and other services. https://surveyhero.com/c/e7684979 Please feel free to share this survey with others who have clinical experience or practice administrative experience who you feel could help.

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Kennington Health Centre – CALM Clinic

Update regarding Kennington Health Centre: “From Monday the 30th of March Kennington Health Centre will be one of the Coronavirus clinics in Oxford. This clinic will provide patient care during the Coronavirus crisis for people with suspected Covid-19 infection. PLEASE DO NOT VISIT THE GP SURGERY IN PERSON. If you need health advice for suspected …

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Kennington Patient Participation Group – AGM Agenda

Kennington Patient Participation Group (PPG) Annual General Meeting 2017 Is to be held on Monday 22 May 2017 at 7:15pm in St Swithun’s Church Hall All patients of Kennington Health Centre are welcome to attend and participate AGENDA To receive apologies for absence Agree minutes of 11 April 2016 Report of the Chairman Report of …

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Thames Challenge in aid of MIND

On 20th May in Hyde Park, London, an attempt will be made on a Guinness World Record in aid of MIND and in support of Heads Together – a campaign spearheaded by The Duke & Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry. We aim to have over 200 people run 5km linked together. They will be …

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Invitation to FREE dementia awareness event

As part of our aim to increase awareness of dementia amongst businesses and organisations and support people in our local community, we are running two free information events at: Wytham House Address: Oaken Holt Estate, Eynsham Road, Oxfordshire, OX2 9NL Date: Thursday 23rd March 2017 Timings: 10am – 12:30pm – for the local community/general public …

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Oxfordshire’s health & care services – The Big Consultation

The Oxfordshire’s health and care services – The Big Consultation – Phase 1 has launched today. The full consultation is available at the following link:  https://consult.oxfordshireccg.nhs.uk/consult.ti/BigconsultationPhase1/consultationHome here you will be able to access the consultation documents and an online survey. See poster, below: Big Health Poster

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The Big Health and Care Roadshow – Oct 19

Tell us what you think of NHS services in Oxfordshire – Abingdon Roadshow 19 October The NHS in Oxfordshire is calling on young people, parents, patients, carers and people who live and work in Oxfordshire to have their say on how health care is delivered. We are seeking your views on how local GP, community …

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Defibrulator Awareness Course: 22-October

The Parish Council has arranged a further defibrillator awareness course for Saturday 22 October in the Village Centre from 10:00am to 12:00pm.  If anyone would like to attend could they please either email the clerk on or telephone her on 01865 421126. Learn more about the village’s emergency plans here

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Dementia: understanding and coping with

Kennington Health Centre PPG (Patient Participation Group) will be hosting a talk on ‘Dementia’– understanding and coping with presented by Dr Mary Akinola who will be joined by a guest speaker. Kennington Village Centre, Wednesday July 6th 7.30 p.m.     Useful websites www.kenningtonhealthcentre.co.uk/PPG www.alzheimers.org.uk

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