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Sharing #DiabetesStories as part of Diabetes Week (14-20 June 2021)

This week is Diabetes Week and there’s lots of different ways you can get involved. This year’s theme focuses on sharing #DiabetesStories and celebrating the diabetes community. This week we are sharing the stories of people who have been part of the life-changing Low Calorie Diet programme for those with Type 2 diabetes.  #DiabetesStories The Low Calorie Diet Programme support ...

Slough residents are urged to join the millions already vaccinated

To help protect residents from coronavirus, the local NHS is offering a pop-up vaccination service on Saturday 12 June 2021 at Salt Hill Vaccination Site for 1st doses, to those who are eligible for the Covid-19 vaccine. You must be a resident or work within Slough so please bring some form of ID which proves this, for example a utility bill or work ID pass. The pop-up vaccin ...

Six months of Covid vaccinations - and counting

FREE online ReSPECT training for Care Home and Community Staff

Volunteers Week - 1st-7th June

1st-7th June is volunteer’s week and as we look around at the fantastic roles that volunteers undertake every day to support people within our communities it’s time to stop and take a minute to say thank you. The last year has put an unprecedented demand on voluntary organisations, placing them at the forefront of the pandemic response in roles such as shopping and pharmacy ru ...

Help and support this Bank Holiday

Your local NHS is here for you in a Covid safe way this Bank Holiday weekend If you have a healthcare need this Bank Holiday weekend there are many ways you can access support. Pharmacy Please click here for details of which pharmacies will be open, and their operating hours. Pharmacists are qualified healthcare professionals who can offer clinical advice and over-the-count ...

Get the latest from the ICS

Remember to keep up to date with the latest from the ICS. You can find out what's happening by checking out our stakeholder updates. The latest edition includes a Royal visit, young people creating a new short film on mental health, and an update on conversations around our system's boundaries. Click here to access the updates. ...

Royal thanks at vaccination service

His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex paid a special visit to the Royal Windsor Racecourse local covid-19 vaccination site on Thursday 6 May. The Earl of Wessex was greeted by Mr Graham Barker, Vice Lord Lieutenant of the Royal County of Berkshire, and was introduced to the vaccination site management team and representative from the Royal Windsor Racecourse. ...

Change at the top

Following the merger which created NHS Frimley Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) on April 1, there has been a change of Accountable Officer. Dr Andy Brooks, who led East Berkshire, North East Hampshire and Farnham and Surrey Heath CCGs through the merger, has taken up a secondment role with NHS England. Andy will continue in his clinical role as a GP in Surrey Heath, where h ...

Pharmacy opening hours for the May bank holidays

There are two bank holidays in May (Monday, May 3 and Monday, May 31). Not all pharmacies will be open on the bank holidays but not to worry, we've got the details of those that will be. Click here to see the opening hours of all those pharmacies within the Frimley Health and Care area that will be opening at some point over the two bank holidays Keep a link to this page han ...