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.
Every two hours in England, someone loses their leg because of a wound that hasn’t healed. To help people understand the importance of looking after their legs, the first national Legs Matter week is being held from 3 to 7 June to urge people to ‘stand up’ to one of the UK’s biggest health challenges.
Photo call opportunity: Merrion Street Gardens, Merrion Street, Leeds, LS2 8JE (near to the St John’s Centre) on Thursday 13 June at 12.30pm
People in Leeds will benefit from an expansion of the city’s Well Bean mental health crisis cafes following a cash boost of £314,000 from the local NHS.
Art therapy shows benefit of non-medical support towards health and wellbeing
With May bank holiday just around the corner, health professionals from NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are encouraging residents to plan ahead to stay well. Anyone who takes regular medication and needs a repeat prescription should order it in advance to make sure they have enough medication to last over the bank holiday. If […]
Armley Medical Practice sets up weekly clinic to support those affected
‘Have compassion and acceptance for your body’ is the message to young people for this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week by local singer and mental health campaigner
In lead up to Mental Health Awareness Week (13 – 19 May), a group of young people called MindMate Ambassadors will be launching a social media campaign, alongside the local NHS, called #MindMay8. The campaign encourages young people across Leeds to tag a mate who has been there for them during tough times, as well as making young people aware of what mental health support is available to them in Leeds.
With the early May bank holiday fast approaching, health professionals from NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are encouraging residents to plan ahead to stay well. If you take regular medication and need a repeat prescription, make sure you get it in time so you have enough medication to last you over the bank holiday […]
Lisa Hammond, a mum from Leeds, is backing this year’s Maternal Mental Health Matters Awareness Week (29 April – 5 May) by sharing her experience of postnatal depression, as part of her role as a pregnancy and postnatal mental health ambassador for the local NHS.