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NEECCG GP Commissioning Committee Public Meeting

The next meeting in public of the North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group’s (CCG) GP Commissioning Committee will take place next Wednesday (11 October).

 

Representatives from the CCG and NHS England will be attending – and you are welcome to come along to hear discussions and ask questions.

 

The committee, which meets in public between 4pm and 5pm on 11 October, discusses the planning, buying and monitoring of primary care – GP services – across Colchester and Tendring.

 

This process, called commissioning, is carried out jointly by NHS England and North East Essex CCG.

 

The meeting will take place at North East Essex CCG's offices at Aspen House, Stephenson Road, Severalls Business Park, Colchester, CO4 9QR.

 

(Please note, visitor parking at Aspen House is limited. There is alternative parking at Balkern Gate, Ipswich Road, Colchester CO4 9WP – if parking there, access to Aspen House is past the barrier behind the Premier Inn).

 

The meeting papers and agenda will be available via the following link later this week  www.neessexccg.nhs.uk (click on “Library” then “GP Commissioning Committee”).

 

 

Get moving Walking Group Sunday 8 October 2017

meeting at Holland Haven,Clacton sailing clubhouse, nr. Manor Way CO15

 

Walk your way to good health this autumn!  A fun gentle walking group for all ages and abilities. Come along and make new friends from your local community, have fun and get active!  Sundays, 12.30pm—2.00 pm.

 

A FREE WAY TO INCREASE YOUR PHYSICAL ACTIVITY!

Available on the day mobile 07555143097

 

If you can't join us this time, why not come along to our next walk on 15th October meeting at Martello RNLI, Hastings Avenue CO15 1BW

 

We also run walking groups on Wednesdays and Fridays - visit the walks page for more details.

 

Meeting points will vary, visit our website or facebook page for details of future walks. http://www.cvstendring.org.uk/hill-projects/get-moving-walking-group.html or www.facebook.com/CVSTendring

 

Vital Advice And Support Offered To Older People In Tendring

More than 120 older people packed into Clacton’s Princes Theatre for an event staged to give them advice and support on how to stay safe.   It was the fourth time that Older People’s Crucial Crew has been put on and it goes from strength to strength.   Seven 15 minute sessions were provided on a variety of subjects with the event taking place from 10am to 2pm yesterday.  Advice was given on safety inside and outside the home; scams and how to avoid them; and how to live healthier, independent lives.  Those attending were from various groups and organisations as well as individuals who signed up to take part. 

Essex Police, Essex County Fire and Rescue Service, Essex County Council Adult Operations, Elder Abuse, Healthwatch, Essex County Council Independent Living and Community Voluntary Services Tendring took the sessions.   The aim was to bring in people who will now act as ambassadors for their clubs and organisations and spread the word amongst their members.

 

Lynda McWilliams, Tendring District Council’s Portfolio Holder for Health and Education, said that the event seems to grow in popularity.  “We have had a full house for two years now and the feedback we received this time was again very positive,” she said.  “The idea came about as the Council organised crucial crew events for young people and we thought it would be important for the older and vulnerable members of the community as well.

“Some learnt about how to put a lock on their mobile phones; they received special credit card holders which prevent chips being read and Essex Fire and Rescue Service signed people up for home safety checks.”

 

Each of the organisations involved had speakers go round tables talking to small groups of around eight people for 15 minutes at a time and there were also stalls to visit to discuss issues in more detail.

 

A buffet lunch was provided by Love to Eat.

 

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