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Vale of York

Bump the Habit website launched to help pregnant women stop smoking to give their baby best start in life

By | East Riding, Hull, Maternity, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, Scarborough & Ryedale, STP, Vale of York

A new website has launched in Humber, Coast and Vale to help pregnant women stop smoking – with their loved ones also encouraged to quit at the same time to help them succeed in kicking the habit. Humber, Coast and Vale, an area which includes the cities of Hull and…

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Health and Care Partnership secures £16m investment to improve hospital A&E departments in Humber, Coast and Vale

By | East Riding, Hospitals, Hull, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, STP, Vale of York

Humber, Coast and Vale Health and Care Partnership has secured £16million to upgrade hospital A&E departments across the region to help respond to the Covid-19 pandemic and winter pressures. The government has awarded the money to the Partnership this year (2020/21) to improve A&E department facilities and capacity at York…

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Millers Fish & Chips encourages North Yorkshire companies to offer suicide prevention training to staff

By | Mental Health, Scarborough & Ryedale, Vale of York

A York-based fish and chip restaurant is encouraging other businesses in York and North Yorkshire to offer suicide prevention training to staff, as part of a campaign by local NHS and council organisations launched on Word Suicide Prevention Day (10th September). The #TalkSuicide campaign encourages people to complete a FREE…

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Mental Health Awareness Week: Children and young people urged to use free online service for mental health and emotional wellbeing support

By | Digital, East Riding, Hull, Mental Health, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, Scarborough & Ryedale, STP, Vale of York

Children and young people living in the Humber and North Yorkshire areas are being encouraged to use a free online mental health and emotional wellbeing service if they need support during Mental Health Awareness Week (18th-24th May) and beyond. People aged between 11 and 25 in Hull and East Yorkshire,…

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Special delivery! New maternity website launches in Humber, Coast and Vale

By | East Riding, Hull, Maternity, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, Scarborough & Ryedale, Vale of York

A new website which serves as a comprehensive online guide to pregnancy, giving birth and beyond has launched in Humber, Coast and Vale. The Humber, Coast and Vale Local Maternity System has created www.humbercoastandvalematernity.org.uk to support people who are thinking about having children, who are already pregnant or who have…

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Prescribing of over-the-counter medicines in changing in Humber, Coast and Vale

By | East Riding, Elective Care Programme, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, Scarborough & Ryedale, Uncategorised, Vale of York

GPs in Humber, Coast and Vale will no longer usually prescribe medicines that patients can buy over-the-counter for a range of minor health concerns, including hay fever, coughs and colds, aches and pains and sunburn. Patients are instead encouraged to visit their local pharmacy for advice and treatments. There’s no…

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Boost for Mental Health Services Over Winter

By | East Riding, Hull, Mental Health, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, Scarborough & Ryedale, Vale of York | No Comments

Health organisations in Humber, Coast and Vale will receive extra mental health funding totalling more than £165,000 this winter. Eight bids from across the region were successful in attracting further funding from NHS England to offer additional mental health services to help reduce pressure on A&E. The total extra mental…

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