New campaign launched to raise awareness of hidden disabilities at COVID-19 vaccination site

The NHS in Sutton is working with the charity Hidden Disabilities Sunflower to support people with disabilities which are not immediately obvious with the new ‘Our NHS, Your Sunflower’ campaign. In the UK one in five people have a disability and 80% of these are hidden. Hidden Disabilities Sunflower’s aim is to help make the […]

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Special education services in Sutton make significant progress

Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) have confirmed that Sutton’s Local Area services for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) have made “sufficient progress” in all three areas identified in the SEND Local Area inspection, and therefore Sutton no longer requires a Written Statement of Action (WSOA). […]

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South West London pharmacies open over Easter

Pharmacies across South West London will be open over Easter to support patients during the coronavirus outbreak. Most local pharmacies will be open from 2pm to 5pm on both Good Friday (10 April) and Easter Monday (12 April) unless social distancing rules make it impossible – for example in large shopping centres. Some opening hours […]

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South West London GP surgeries available for essential services over Easter

GP surgeries across south west London are available for essential services over Easter to support patients during the coronavirus outbreak. People will be able to access GP services on both Good Friday (10 April) and Easter Monday (12 April) in line with the usual core surgery hours. Although those days are Bank Holidays GPs will […]

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Improving Healthcare Together Consultation Ends

The Improving Healthcare Together consultation has now finished. Thank you to everyone who responded in person, online, through social media and by phone and letter over the past 12 weeks. An independent research company will analyse the responses and produce a report by the late spring. The report will then be published and considered by the […]

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Face-to-face engagement for Improving Healthcare Together consultation cancelled to protect public health

The Improving Healthcare Together consultation will continue online and on social media for the remaining two weeks. This follows the latest advice from the Government regarding Covid 19 (Coronavirus). The final sessions of our planned face-to-face public engagement relating to the Improving Healthcare Together consultation will now be cancelled to protect the health of local residents […]

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