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30.07.2020

New Report Release: The Journey of Street Homeless People using Croydon’s Health Services

Our experience of the street homeless report is now out. The experience of Croydon’s street homeless makes the case for more dedicated support Press release: 30 July 2020 Street homeless found it easy to access services in Croydon and most found dedicated homeless services positively impacted their health and wellbeing. Nearly a quarter had a...

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27.07.2020

Volunteers needed, aged 50 to 64

  PRINCIPLE Advert, v1.0 02.07.20 www.principletrial.org

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23.07.2020

Report release: Service user experiences of Croydon University Hospital Accident and Emergency Department

Healthwatch Croydon are pleased to release our report on patient experiences of Croydon University Hospital Accident and Emergency department. Between August and November 2019, Healthwatch Croydon asked those who had recently used Croydon University Hospital’s Accident and Emergency department what their experience of services was like as well as their expectations of services. These are...

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01.07.2020

Healthwatch Croydon releases 2020 Annual report

Healthwatch Croydon releases their 2020 Annual Report Our official annual report of what we have achieved in our first six months of 2018-19 which is submitted to Healthwatch England and shared with our local stakeholders by 30 June 2020. Find out more here.  

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07.05.2020

Covid-19 Survey, we need your views

  We want to find out how the residents of Croydon are feeling within this very difficult period, our survey will help to inform future commissioning of health and social care providers so please take part. Your voice counts! Follow the link here: smartsurvey.co.uk/s/FJNPC6/

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31.03.2020

Covid-19 – accessible information for organisations serving the community.

To help organisations working with the most vulnerable members of our community, we’ve curated a set of links to important information about Covid-19.   New information is being issued daily. The most up-to-date information can be found at Gov.uk, where you can also find lots of other resources such as how people can access financial help....

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19.03.2020

Keeping calm and carrying on : How Healthwatch Croydon is working in response to the coronavirus outbreak

Following recent government announcements, Healthwatch Croydon is taking all necessary precautions concerning the coronavirus outbreak. We are aiming to maintain services to receive your views and experiences and share them to influence change in health and social care. Gordon, Yinka, Robyn and Jeet are working with the local leadership board and Help & Care headquarters...

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18.03.2020

COVID-19 Update from Healthwatch Croydon

In these current uncertain times the Healthwatch Croydon team is working remotely, and therefore we will not be able to spend any time out in the community. We know a lot of residents in Croydon will be feeling unsettled and anxious and we urge you to take on board government advise and guidance. One of...

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12.02.2020

Young Peoples’ Experiences of Mental Health in Croydon, read the report

In the summer of 2019, Healthwatch Croydon produced a report working with students enrolled on a T-Level course at Croydon College. They selected to find out what mental health challenges young people faced from a peer to peer perspective, from the analysis of both data we were able to find out what the core issues...

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06.02.2020

Croydon CCG publishes new Health and Care Plan

  Croydon CCG has also published details of the new Health and Care Plan 2020, the new plan coincides with national NHS objectives to: Focus on prevention and proactive care: supporting people to stay well, manage their own health and maintain their wellbeing by making sure they can get help early. Unlock the power of...

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