We want to ensure that you are kept up to date with the latest news, events and announcements from your local CCG. In this section you can find our latest media releases as well as events and campaign announcements.
The NHS In Leeds thanks volunteers for support
During this year’s Volunteers’ Week, which runs 1- 7 June, the NHS in Leeds is thanking volunteers for their contributions across the city.
The NHS is here for you this jubilee bank holiday weekend
As people gather to celebrate the platinum jubilee this week, the NHS in Leeds is reminding residents that health services, including GP appointments, will be available throughout the bank holiday weekend and urging people to plan ahead and to choose the right service.
Leeds residents urged to take steps to prevent or delay Type 2 Diabetes
This week (23 – 29 May) is Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Week and residents in Leeds are reminded that one in ten residents will be affected by diabetes – either because they have it already or are at high risk of developing it. Tens of thousands know someone with the condition. Yet despite it becoming increasingly common the condition is often preventable and those at risk can make lifestyle changes to reduce that risk.
Health professionals in Leeds advise on important stroke symptoms during Stroke Awareness Month
In the UK, stroke strikes someone every five minutes, with 100,000 people having a stroke each year (stroke.org.uk).
Mental Health Awareness Week shines a spotlight on support services in Leeds
This year, Mental Health Awareness Week (9-15 May) aims to raise awareness of the impact of loneliness on our mental wellbeing, and the steps we can take to address it.