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Thrive Into Work programme now taking referrals!

Thrive Into Work programme now taking referrals!

What is the Thrive Into Work programme? The Thrive into Work programme is an experimental trial that will test a new employment support service for people with long-term physical or mental health conditions. The aim of the trial is to discover whether this programme is an effective way of supporting

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New Job Opportunity: HR Manager

New Job Opportunity: HR Manager

HR Manager Job Description  Closing Date: Tuesday 25th May   JOB DETAILS: Job Title: HR Manager Salary: £35,000 (Pro Rata) Hours: 25 Hours (Flexible) Department: Health Exchange Location: Avoca Court, 27 Moseley Road, Birmingham, B12 0HJ Accountable to: CEO & Wider SMT   WORKING RELATIONSHIP INTERNAL: CEO, COO , SMT, Core Teams, EXTERNAL: Commissioners, Strategic

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NHS DPP Success in Sefton

NHS DPP Success in Sefton

The Healthier You: NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme has been running in Sefton since June 2016, supporting individuals to lead healthier lifestyles and reduce their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes. The programme lasts for 52 weeks and consists of a 7 week education phase and a further 5 follow-up sessions

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From the Facilitator’s point of view…

From the Facilitator's point of view...

Casper has been working for Living Well Taking Control since the Diabetes Prevention Programme first launched in St Helen’s in January 2017. He worked with some of the very first participant’s to join a programme in the area, including Cohort 22 (pictured above). Casper’s role is to facilitate the members

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Connecting Carers Event – 23rd March

Connecting Carers Event - 23rd March

Carers are an incredibly important asset to the NHS, saving it £132 billion per year (Carers UK). However, carers often do not receive the recognition or support that they deserve, and need. The NHS is now setting out a plan to respond to the needs of carers and support them

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