Invitation for patients, service users, and other stakeholders

Posted on Friday, March 16th, 2018 in Events.

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust would like to invite you to our ‘Spotlight on Quality, Patient Experience and Involvement Marketplace Event’ on Monday 9th April 1-3:30pm. Join them for tea and cake and find out what they have been doing over the past […]


Healthwatch Leicester public Board meeting – Thursday 22nd March 4:30pm – 6:00pm

Posted on Friday, March 16th, 2018 in Events, News.

The next Healthwatch Leicester public Board meeting starts at 4:30pm on Thursday 22nd March at: Lansdowne House (AgeUK building) 113 Princess Road East Leicester LE1 7LA Lansdowne House has disabled access and is close to New Walk and Victoria Park. How to find […]


Relaxation for Health

Posted on Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 in Events.

Tue 5 June 2018      10:30 – 14:30 Together Against Cancer Humberstone Lane Unit S1 Troon Way Business Centre, Leicester, LE4 9HA This workshop is a lovely relaxing session which will provide you with the tools and ideas to enable you to […]


Older Veterans Coffee Morning

Posted on Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 in Events.

Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2018, 10:30 – 12:30 Where: Thorncroft, Edith Murphy Suite, 244 London Road, Leicester LE2 1RH Details: Joining Forces is holding an Older Veterans Coffee Morning for older veterans, their spouses, carers and older widows and widowers of veterans. […]


Dru Yoga with Emma 

Dru Yoga with Emma 

Posted on Monday, March 12th, 2018 in Events.

Date: Wed 28 March 2018 – 10:00 – 11:00 Where: Together Against Cancer Unit S1 Troon Way Business Centre Humberstone Lane, Leicester, LE4 9HA Details: Small Dru Yoga/ Mindful Movement sessions are on Wednesdays from 10 -11am at The Well […]


Are you worried about breast problems? Talk to us.

Posted on Monday, March 12th, 2018 in Events.

23 March 2018 at 17:00 Leicester Hospital Scraptoft Lane Leicester LE5 1HY This event is for anyone who would like to find out more about breast problems and what treatment options are available. This is a perfect opportunity to have […]


Leicester Diabetes Centre

Posted on Friday, March 9th, 2018 in Events.

Request from the Eden Team We are an NHS team providing education programmes in diabetes for health care professionals. We would like to ask for your experience and information in this area, and are grateful for you in taking the […]


Ansaar March events

Posted on Friday, March 9th, 2018 in Events.

Thursday 8th March Peer support Group   Friendship Circle: Get to know other carers and share your experiences! Community Health Centre Melbourne Rd, LE2 0GU 11:00am- 1:00pm Monday 12th March Peer support Group Chakra Healing with Reiki Workshop 6 Belgrave […]


Mindapples: What do you do to unwind?

Posted on Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 in Events, News.

Mindapples are day-to-day activities that are good for your mind. Come and share what you do to destress and learn how to take care of your emotional wellbeing.   This FREE event is open to everyone, but spaces are limited. […]


Men and Mental Health

Posted on Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 in Events, News.

A lived experience talk to discuss men’s mental health, why speaking out can be so hard, and why it can be so great. EVERYONE is welcome to join the discussion, or just listen to other people’s experiences. Tuesday 13 March […]


13th February – Family Fund Information and Support Day

Posted on Monday, February 5th, 2018 in Events.

Family Fund are the largest provider of grants to families living on low incomes who are raising disabled or seriously ill children or young people aged 17 and under. Grants bring practical and essential help that is often a lifeline […]


“Time to Talk” Event to celebrate Time to Talk Day – 1 February 2018

Posted on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 in Events, News.

You are invited to Time to Change Leicester’s event organised by Leicester City Council. Time to talk day is an annual event which is part of National Time to Change – a campaign run by Mind and Rethink Mental Illness […]


Community Conversations – with Special Focus on Disability

Posted on Thursday, January 4th, 2018 in Events, News.


Mencap would like to invite you to an Open Day and Tea Party

Posted on Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 in Events, News.

    MENCAP would like to invite you to their Open Day and Tea Party  which is on Wednesday 6 December 2017 in St Peter’s Hall, Hinckley Road, Leicester LE3 0TA from 10.00am – 12.30pm. You can peruse the Art […]


Leicester’s Marvellous Medicine Talks – University Hospitals of Leicester (UHL)

Posted on Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 in Events, News.

University Hospitals of Leicester (UHL)  are proud to present their FREE Leicester’s Marvellous Medicine talks, hosted by a different leading medical expert each month. Our Marvellous Medicine talks offer an insight into medical specialities at Leicester’s Hospitals and an opportunity to experience what […]


Please come to our Listening Event for Patients and the Public –

Posted on Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 in Events.

  We need your views to make the information provided to your about your condition easier to understand and find. The Listening Event takes place on Wednesday 10 January 2018 at the NSPCC Training Centre, Gilmour Close, Beaumont Leys, Leicester […]


Free Event – Mental Health in the Media – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly by Wellbeing Matters – Tuesday 21 November 2017 – 6.00pm-8.00pm

Posted on Friday, November 17th, 2017 in Events, News.

The Documentary Media Centre is proud to present “Mental Health in the Media: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” on Tuesday 21 November 2017 from 6.00pm – 8.00pm at the George Davis Buildings, University of Leicester, Lancaster Road, Leicester LE1 7HA. […]


DIABETES AWARENESS for South Asian Communities Tuesday 14th November 2017 5.00pm to 9.00pm

Posted on Thursday, November 9th, 2017 in Events, News.

South Asian Health Action Charity, Leicestershire South Asian Diabetes Support Group are working in partnership with Debo Kalley –Diabetes specialist and Health Coach and Shree Prajapati Association Leicester to raise awareness of World Diabetes Day theme: “Women and Diabetes- Our Right to a […]


CANCELLED: Healthwatch Leicester City Board Meeting – 29 November 2017

Posted on Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 in Events, News.

The next meeting of Healthwatch Leicester City’s Board will be held on Wednesday 29 November 2017 at Clarence House, 46 Humberstone Gate, Leicester from 2.00-4.00pm. There is no need to register and everyone is welcome to attend. The agenda for […]


East Midlands Get Yourself Active Event – Thursday 2 November 2017

Posted on Friday, October 20th, 2017 in Events.

The East Midlands Get Yourself Active Event is for people with disabilities and those working in the Social Care, Health and Leisure and Sports Sectors. The event will take place on Thursday 2 November 2017 from 10.00am – 2.oopm at […]


Healthwatch Leicester’s Board Meeting in Public – Wednesday 25 October 2017

Posted on Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 in Events, News.

The next meeting of the Healthwatch Leicester Board will take place on Wednesday 25 October 2017 in Room ATT203, 2nd Floor Attenborough Tower, University of Leicester, LE1 7RD from 5.00-7.00pm There is no need to register and everyone is welcome […]


Loving Later Life An interactive and informative event for older people and their carers

Posted on Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 in Events, News.

  You are invited to “Loving Life Later” An interactive and informative event for older people and their carers At Clarence House, 46 Humberstone Gate, Leicester LE1 3PJ from 10.00am – 3.00pm Information  Activity Taster Sessions  Advice  Entertainment […]


You are Invited to meet TASL – the new provider of Non-Emergency Patient Transport Services in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Posted on Thursday, September 21st, 2017 in Events, News.

West Leicestershire Clinical Commisssioning Group (CCG) would like to invite you to meet TASL which are the new providers of the Non-Emergency Patient Transport Service for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. This will be held on Tuesday 26 September 2017  at […]


Invitation to Healthier in Mind Event – Wednesday 27 September 2017

Posted on Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 in Events, News.

BetterCare Together – would like to invite you to their Healthier in Mind Event  Wednesday 27 September 2017 NSPCC Training Centre, Gilmour Close, Leicester LE4 1EZ Come and find out what local people said in this summer’s Healthier in Mind survey. […]


Would you like to take part in NHS England’s Intestinal Failure Service’s Survey?

Posted on Monday, July 10th, 2017 in Events, News.

NHS England is responsible for planning and buying specialised services for people living with intestinal failure. This survey is aimed at understanding how these specialised services are working from the perspective of people living with the condition, or their carers. […]


Leicester Centre for Psychodynamic Counselling (LCPC) launch a new Mental Health Service

Posted on Monday, July 10th, 2017 in Events.

Mental Health Services in Leicester are set to get a makeover with the launch of a new service, Leicester Centre for Psychodynamic Counselling (LCPC), persuading people to talk more about mental wellbeing through book clubs and film nights. To celebrate, […]


Your invitation to a Prescribing Workshop with Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

Posted on Thursday, June 15th, 2017 in Events.

We wanted to keep you informed of the current work going on within prescribing, to ensure that the services that we provide continue to be good quality, safe and cost effective, delivering what our patients need.  In October of last […]


Leicester City PPG Forum invite you to their PGG Awareness Event- Wednesday 21 June 2017 –

Posted on Monday, June 12th, 2017 in Events, News.

A Patient Participation Group (PPG) is group of patients who meet their local GP practice and represent the patient voice. See what your local PPGs are doing in the City and how you can get involved. Speakers from the NHS […]


Healthwatch Leicester City Board Meeting – Wednesday 28 June 2017 – 6.00-8.00pm

Posted on Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 in Events, News.

The next meeting of the Healthwatch Leicester City Board will be on Wednesday 28 June 2017  in Room 1.39 on the first floor of the Centre of Medicine at the University of Leicester Medical School, University Road/Lancaster Road from 6.00pm […]


Peepul Enterprise in Partnership with Choice International presents – Wheelchair Tennis and Basketball, Boccia and Inclusive Fitness

Posted on Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 in Events, News.

Disability Sports and Inclusive Fitness Free sessions@Peepul Enterprise, Leicester –  Next session: 1 June 2017 11.00am – 4.00pm Peepul Enterprise is happy to be supporting Inclusive Fitness. That’s why we care about providing affordable opportunities for all. We would like […]


You are invited to a Special Hustings on the NHS – Wednesday 24 May 2017 – 6.30-8.30pm

Posted on Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 in Events, News.

The Leicester Mercury Patients Panel is inviting you to a Special Hustings on the NHS with an opportunity to put questions to candidates from the 5 National Parties within the 10 constituencies of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The Leicester Mercury […]


If you have questions about Cancer – Get on Board!

Posted on Friday, May 12th, 2017 in Events, News.

Do you have questions about Cancer? Then Step on Board! Belgrave Event Macmillan Cancer is in your area, so come and talk to their friendly specialists! Monday 22nd May 2017 10.00am – 4.00pm B and M Store 1 Leicester LE4 […]


You are invited to a Carers Health and Wellbeing Event – 20 May 2017- 10.00am – 3.00pm

Posted on Thursday, May 11th, 2017 in Events.

The number of people who are helping to look after their loved ones, often caring for them at home with little support, is increasing rapidly. Caring affects people from all age ranges and backgrounds yet many do not see themselves […]


Healthwatch Leicester and Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (LPT) invite you to a drop-in event

Healthwatch Leicester and Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (LPT) invite you to a drop-in event

Posted on Thursday, May 4th, 2017 in Events, News.

  Healthwatch Leicester and Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust have come together to hold free drop in event for people living in Leicester during Dying Matters Week. This is being held at the Social Media Cafe on Friday 12 May at […]


Plan W – Peer Mentoring and Recovery Course – starts Thursday 18 May 2017 – 10.00am – 12.00pm

Posted on Thursday, May 4th, 2017 in Events, News.

Be part of a supportive learning group to help find ways to manage your mental and physical health including:- Ways to improve your confidence Learn about skills and improve health and well-being Support others and yourself to create a recovery […]


Mental Health, Well-Being and Information Event – Mental Health Awareness – 12 May 2017 – 12.00 – 4.00pm

Posted on Thursday, May 4th, 2017 in Events.

How can we take care of our Mental Health, build resilience and cope with the demands of life? Drop in and find out more Information advice and guidance Tips to look after yourself Mindfulness and Meditation Healthy eating and lifestyle […]


Network for Change are offering a 4 week free course for Stress Management

Posted on Thursday, May 4th, 2017 in Events.

Do you suffer with stress and anxiety? Network for Change are offering their free 4 week course offering tips and guidance to manage stress. Courses are being held as follows from 2.00-4.00pm:- Week One – Tuesday 23 May Week Two […]


Healthwatch Leicester Board Meeting – Wednesday 24 May 2017

Posted on Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 in Events, News.

The next meeting of the Healthwatch Leicester Board will be held on Wednesday 24 May 2017 in room 0.37 at the University of Leicester’s Medical School, University Road/Lancaster Road, Leicester from 6.00 – 8.00pm. There is parking available in the […]


Empowering Citizens and Patients to Participate – FREE Course – Tuesday 23 May 2017- 1.00-3.00pm

Empowering Citizens and Patients to Participate – FREE Course – Tuesday 23 May 2017- 1.00-3.00pm

Posted on Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 in Events.

Tuesday 23 May 2017, 1PM – 4PM. (Registration & lunch 12.30pm). Venue: NSPCC National Training Centre, 3 Gilmour Close, Beaumont Leys, Leicester, LE4 1EZ A half-day session to support patients and citizens to develop their understanding of the health system […]


Healthwatch Leicester City Board Meeting in Public – Wednesday 22 March 2017 – 6.00-8.00pm

Posted on Friday, March 10th, 2017 in Events, News.

The next meeting of the Healthwatch Leicester City Board will be on Wednesday 22 March 2017 in the Oak Room, Town Hall, Leicester. There will no guest speaker so the meeting will be from 6.00pm – 8.00pm. You not have […]


Empowering Patient Participation Event – Tuesday 23 May 2017

Posted on Thursday, March 9th, 2017 in Events.

The East Midlands Academic Health Science Network (EMAHSN) are holding a session around Empowering Patient Participation on Wednesday 27 May 2017 in Leicester for patients, carer and public from 12.00-4.00pm Places are limited to 20 people and a  full programme […]


You are invited to The Samaritans Fundraising Event – Wednesday 8th March 2017 – 6.00pm start

You are invited to The Samaritans Fundraising Event – Wednesday 8th March 2017 – 6.00pm start

Posted on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 in Events.

You are invited to attend the Samaritans Fundraising Event which be held on Wednesday 8 March 2017 at the Boot Room, Millstone Lane, Leicester with a 6.00pm start. Come along for an evening of Networking, Canapes and drinks to find […]


Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group – Engagement Event – Thursday 23 February 2017- 6.00-8.00pm-

Posted on Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 in Events.

You are invited to hear about the future of health and social care services in Leicester over the next five years Patients and members of the public in Leicester are invited to attend an event where information will be shared […]


GFN UK DIALOGUES 2017 – SAVE THE DATE!

Posted on Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 in Events.

‘HOW SAFE IS VAPING? MEDIA COVERAGE, DILEMMAS AND SOLUTIONS IN WORK AND SOCIAL SPACES’ As part of on-going work in relation to the Global Forum on Nicotine (gfn.net.co), Knowledge•Action•Change is organising a series of dialogues (gfn.net.co/dialogues), to examine the often […]


Saturday 11 February 2017 – RUOK? – Highcross Shopping Centre

Posted on Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 in Events.

Healthwatch Leicester will be taking part in RUOK? which will be at Highcross Shopping Centre on Saturday 11 February 2017. This is a multi-agency event top raise the awareness of Mental Health issues and tackle the stigma around Mental Health. […]


Wellbeing Fair, Hastings Direct Officer, Leicester – Tuesday 14 February 2017

Wellbeing Fair, Hastings Direct Officer, Leicester – Tuesday 14 February 2017

Posted on Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 in Events.

This heath fair has been organised jointly by Heathwatch Leicester and Hastings Direct Wellbeing Services. The aim is improving health and wellbeing in the workplace and raising awareness of local services, such as Stop Smoking, Healthy Eating and Mental Health.  […]


You are invited to Mental Health in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Queer Communities: Building Resiliance

Posted on Friday, January 6th, 2017 in Events.

You are invited you to the third annual #DMUpride conference to be held at De Montfort University. This groundbreaking conference will address mental health and well being which is a growing concern both among LGBT communities across the lifespan and […]


Curve to host two major events around Special Educational Needs – 24 and 25 January 2017

Posted on Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 in Events.

Curve Theatre is to host two major Special Educational and Disability (SEND) Events – Local Offer Live (24 January 2017) 10.00am – 6.00pm and Pathways (25 January 2017) 9.30am – 5.00pm. Local Offer Live will be held at Curve for […]


Leicester City PPG Forum – Engaging with Healthcare Event -Thursday 8 December 2016

Leicester City PPG Forum – Engaging with Healthcare Event -Thursday 8 December 2016

Posted on Thursday, November 10th, 2016 in Events.

Leicester City PPG Forum – Engaging with Healthcare Event – Thursday 8 December 2016  at the  Clinical Education Centre, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester 6.00-8.00pm Welcome to the re-launch of Leicester City PPG Forum, a space for patient groups to share best […]


Healthwatch Leicester City Board Meeting – Wednesday 23 November 2016

Posted on Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 in Events, News.

Wednesday 23 November 2016 – Room 1.24 – Leicester Town Hall The next Healthwatch Leicester City Board Meeting in Public will be held on Wednesday 23 November 2016 in Room 1.24 at Leicester Town Hall with a “Conversation with…Mark Wightman, […]


Healthwatch Leicester City Annual Review Meeting – Tuesday 20 September 2016

Healthwatch Leicester City Annual Review Meeting – Tuesday 20 September 2016

Posted on Friday, August 19th, 2016 in Events.

Healthwatch Leicester City’s Annual Review Meeting – Tuesday 20 September 2016 – The Oak Room, Leicester Town Hall Healthwatch Leicester City are holding their Annual Review Meeting on Tuesday 20 September 2016 in the Oak Room at Leicester Town Hall […]


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