Tell us about your experiences of NHS and social care services during 'Lockdown 3'
Healthwatch Kingston acknowledges the extreme pressure NHS and social care services are facing during 'Lockdown 3'. We continue to be interested in what local people think about the care they are provided during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
13 January 2021
Rapid result Covid-19 testing for key front-line staff at new community testing sites
This testing is for anyone who works directly with/supports adults and who doesn’t have coronavirus symptoms. This test is now also open to people living in supported living settings and people attending day services.
7 January 2021
Healthwatch Kingston signs the Time to Change employer pledge
Time to Change is a social movement aiming to change the way people think and act about mental health. Healthwatch Kingston joins the many organisations across the country who have pledged to tackle mental health stigma within their work places.
27 October 2020
CQC Report: Out of sight - who cares?
The CQC have carried out a review in response to serious concerns about potential breaches of human rights due to the use of restraint, seclusion and segregation in care settings for people who, in some cases, cannot advocate for themselves.
22 October 2020