Healthier Together recognised for collaborative working
The Healthier Together Partnership has been officially recognised as an Integrated Care System by NHS England/Improvement. This group of 10 organisations works collaboratively to improve health and care across Bristol, North Somerset and South Glos.
17 December 2020
Do you need A&E? Ring NHS 111 for urgent care if not life-threatening
Many patients who go to A&E could be treated more appropriately, often more quickly by another NHS service. This is why NHS 111 First has launched to get you and your family the care you need without waiting a long time at A&E.
2 December 2020
New report shows Somalis in Bristol hit hard by pandemic
More than a third of Bristol Somalis who took part in a Covid-19 study were hospitalised or had family or friends needing admission. New recommendations from the report says Covid information needs to be accessible and in different languages.
26 November 2020
Flu vaccinations - making a point about protection from viruses this winter
Adults at high risk from flu are also more susceptible to coronavirus so having the vaccine is more important than ever, to help protect everyone this winter. Read the information in 12 different languages.
20 November 2020
COVID-19 update: advice in different languages
CASS have been working closely with the Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group (BNSSG CCG) over the last few months to ensure all communities in Bristol receive accessible information about COVID-19.
13 November 2020
Dementia carers - our ambitious project to hear your experiences and ensure you have support
Caring for someone with dementia takes patience and kindness. It can also take its toll physically and mentally - and if it's a family member you may not get any time off. But is there anyone to care for the carer? Tell HW...your views matter.
11 November 2020