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16/05

NHW at the Devon County Show 16th, 17th, 18th May 2013

NHW at the Devon County Show 16th, 17th, 18th May 2013

NHW have a stand at the Devon County Show providing information on the scheme and details of how you can get started.  Jayne from the Project Team is manning the stand and would love to see you if you would like to visit the stand and pick up an information...

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13/05

Neighbourhood Health Watch and Rural Services Network

Neighbourhood Health Watch and Rural Services Network

Neighbourhood Health Watch is pleased to announce a new partnership with Rural Services Network.    The Rural Services Network is a membership organisation devoted to safeguarding and improving services in rural communities across England. Already 200 organisations across the complete range of rural services are in membership, including local authorities, public bodies, businesses,...

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09/05

NHW Launch Event Reminder - 22nd June 2013

NHW Launch Event Reminder - 22nd June 2013

Newton St Cyres Neighbourhood Health Watch Launch Event   The official launch of the Newton St Cyres Neighbourhood Health Watch will be taking place on 22nd June 2013 at the Crown and Sceptre, Newton St Cyres, EX5 5DA. All are welcome to attend.  If you would like to know more about how Neighbourhood...

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03/05

Newton St Cyres receives donations

Newton St Cyres receives donations

The Newton St Cyres NHW has recently received a number of donations: £805 received from the Town & Parish Fund set up by Devon County Council and Mid Devon District Council £500 received from Devon and Cornwall Constabulary These donations will enable the Watch to purchase two laptops and printers.  Volunteers will be...

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01/05

Interest is spreading: Presentations and speaking engagements

Interest is spreading: Presentations and speaking engagements

The Project Team have been invited to speak about Neighbourhood Health Watch at a number of events: 17th April 2013: Jayne Clarke attended St Francis Surgery, Chandlers Ford, Hampshire at the invitation of GP Dr Mark Rickenbach, to speak at the Patient Participation Group Annual General Meeting.   11th May 2013: Jayne Clarke to visit...

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29/04

NHW at the Devon County Show

NHW at the Devon County Show

NHW have been invited, as guests of the Community Council of Devon, to man a stand at the Devon County Show at Westpoint, Exeter on 16th 17th and 18th May 2013. If you would like to find out more about Neighbourhood Health Watch we would certainly love to see you. http://www.devoncountyshow.co.uk/   Remember to...

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19/03

Neighbourhood Health Watch joins forces with Transition Town Tot

Neighbourhood Health Watch in the Totnes area has been taken on by Transition Town Totnes as a key project in their health and social care portfolio.The Transition Town Totnes Local Economic Blueprint, due to be launched on 28th March, sets out a series of measures to increase community resilience, including...

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14/03

Newton St Cyres Internet Cafe goes from strength to strength

Newton St Cyres Internet Cafe goes from strength to strength

The introduction of an Internet Cafe at the Crown and Sceptre in Newton St Cyres has been extremely well received and greatly used since it was installed in January 2013.  For anyone in the community who does not have access to the Internet it has become a vital link with...

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14/03

Food Neighbours Budleigh goes live!

Food Neighbours Budleigh goes live!

Food Neighbours Budleigh launched on 8th March 2013. FOOD NEIGHBOURS is the idea of social connection through food. A simple home cooked meal as little as once a month and delivered to a nearby neighbour. CAN YOU HELP? FOOD NEIGHBOURS are launching from Budleigh Medical Centre as part of Neighbourhood Health Watch....

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23/01

FOOD NEIGHBOURS launches 8th March 2013

FOOD NEIGHBOURS launches 8th March 2013

Can you cook an extra portion and provide a neighbour with a home cooked meal? FOOD NEIGHBOURS is the idea of social connection through food. A simple home cooked meal as little as once a month and delivered to a nearby neighbour. CAN YOU HELP? FOOD NEIGHBOURS are launching from Budleigh Medical...

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