Raising awareness & signposting on World Mental Health Day

Our work to increase awareness, reduce stigma, and provide signposting and information.

19 October, 2016

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Our report on the availability of NHS dentistry in Bucks

Are you confused about the waiting times for NHS treatment at your dentist? Have you ever struggled to find a dentist that will register you as an NHS patient? We looked into dentists across Buckinghamshire and have published our findings.

17 October, 2016

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Pharmacy funding cuts ‘could force closures’

Pharmacies in England could face steep funding cuts within weeks that will force some to close, the industry's negotiating body has said.

14 October, 2016

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Wycombe Birth Centre to re-open

Wycombe Birth Centre will be able to re-start offering care to women giving birth from 1 November 2016

13 October, 2016

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Healthy Lifestyles Service Review Consultation

You still have until the 21st October to have your say on Bucks County Council's Healthy Lifestyles Service Review

12 October, 2016

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Updated: A review of your feedback

Following feedback from a small number of providers, we have decided to review all of the comments posted to the website since launch

10 October, 2016

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“I got very overwhelmed” Abbey’s Story

A film based on the true story of Abbey and Ben, and their struggle with his mental health illnesses.

10 October, 2016

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Do you have to ask?

What information can patients find out from their GP surgery waiting room, telephone message and website?

5 October, 2016

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Our new website!

We are FINALLY able to tell you about our brand new website! Read about how it enables you and us to work together towards shaping an improved health and social care service in Bucks.

26 September, 2016

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Blog: An eventful day at the Bucks County Show!

September's events calendar starting with a bang at the Bucks County Show, the Healthwatch Bucks team shared the duties and had a great time, collecting feedback from over 50 people. Find out what happened on the day...

23 September, 2016

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Transforming Care – Carers engagement forums

Carers Bucks are running some forums following the transfer of specialist learning disability health services

13 September, 2016

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Aylesbury Vale and Chiltern CCGs’ AGMs – Thursday 15th September

Bucks CCGs are holding their Annual General Meetings together for the first time

12 September, 2016

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Training for new volunteer recruits

Our Volunteer Team grows again with a full day's training on Enter & View

26 August, 2016

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He_lthw_tch _ucks supports the #MissingType campaign!

Where are all the letters going? This week many organisations and businesses across the globe have been dropping the letters A, B, and O from their logos, why?

25 August, 2016

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Free home visits from Optometrists

Are you aware that if you qualify for a free NHS sight test, you may also be entitled to NHS-funded mobile services?

20 August, 2016

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‘Social Media and Me’ Questionnaire

Complete our online survey on how safe young people feel online and how social media is being used

21 July, 2016

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Thousands to benefit from kick-start of mental health services transformation

Thousands of children and adults of all ages with conditions such as psychosis, depression and anxiety will be among the first to benefit from improved services as work starts on a major transformation programme for mental health care.

19 July, 2016

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Are you caring for someone in hospital who has memory problems?

The National Audit of Dementia needs your views

14 July, 2016

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Our response to temporary transfer of care from Wycombe Hospital birthing centre

Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust have put patient safety first and have recently announced mothers will not be able to give birth at Wycombe birth centre from July 25th to October 31st due to a shortage of midwives.

11 July, 2016

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Wycombe Hospital to temporarily transfer its birthing service

Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust has taken a number of measures in order to maintain a safe and high standard of care and choice for expectant mothers as a result of an unanticipated number of midwife vacancies across its maternity services.

8 July, 2016

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