Vaccinations and Young People

Healthwatch Cheshire’s latest report is on the opinions and experiences of the COVID-19 vaccination for people living in the Cheshire area aged between 18-30 years old. Anecdotally, it was understood that there could be hesitation amongst some people in this age group to get vaccinated. The research enables those views and perceptions to be fed back … Read more

Healthwatch Cheshire East Publishes Latest Reports

Support for Boaters During March 2021, Healthwatch Cheshire visited 45 marinas, designated moorings, canals, towns and villages on foot across Cheshire and Warrington and Halton, talking to members of the boating community and marina staff to offer support, advice and guidance on a variety of subjects.  Read the report at the link below looking at … Read more

Cheshire East’s Sensory Impairment Strategy – Have Your Say

Cheshire East Council and Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCCG) have drafted a Sensory Impairment Strategy 2021-24 which sets out how they will work in partnership to provide the right services at the right time for children, young people and adults living with sensory impairments. Cheshire East Council is now consulting on this strategy and would … Read more

We’re Recruiting!

Join Our Team in Building Partnerships to Improve Cheshire East Residents’ Health and Wellbeing Social Action Partnership is a long-term partnership with Cheshire East Council aimed at improving Cheshire East residents’ health and wellbeing, undertaking social action, supporting collaboration, and underpinned by a thriving Voluntary, Community, Faith and Social Enterprise (VCFSE) Sector. We are recruiting … Read more

Samaritans Awareness Day – 24 July 2021

Samaritans Encourage the Nation to Become Better Listeners Samaritans’ vision is that fewer people die by suicide. They work across the UK and Ireland to reduce the number of people who take their own life and help those struggling to cope. Every day, Samaritans volunteers respond to around 10,000 calls for help. Day or night, … Read more

VCFSE Sector Views Needed on the First Joint Cheshire East Council and NHS Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group Market Position Statement (MPS)

Help Shape the Future of Social Care Provision in Cheshire East A market position statement (MPS) is a document published by commissioning authorities which summarises the supply and demand relating to commercial opportunities within the public health, health, and social care market in that local authority area. It helps to meet legal duties to sustain … Read more

Spotlight On…ChALC

With almost 190 members and a sixty-year heritage, the Cheshire Association of Local Councils (ChALC) promotes the rights and interests of Town and Parish Councils across Cheshire East, Cheshire West and Chester, Warrington, Trafford and Halton Boroughs. As well as protecting and promoting the interests, rights and functions of Local Councils, ChALC also advises, assists … Read more

Cheshire East VCFSE Sector Tender Opportunity

Volunteer Family Support Service – Deadline Reminder 12:00, 16th July 2021 Cheshire East Council is commissioning a provider or a collaboration of providers to deliver a coordinated Volunteer Family Support Service for families that need additional support through early intervention and prevention. The service will offer local support and help to families with children who need … Read more

Cheshire East To Launch Crowdfunding Platform to Bring Community Projects to Life

Cheshire East Council will launch an exciting new crowdfunding initiative at 6pm today to encourage and create community-led projects that will make a difference within our local communities. You can register to join the launch event here. Working with Spacehive, the UK’s leading civic crowdfunding platform, the Cheshire East Crowd will give residents, who have ideas … Read more