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Find out more and have a say! – Rotherham Mental Health Services

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Patients in Rotherham who use mental health services are being asked to go along to one of three drop-in sessions to have their say. Patients who use Rotherham’s Access Team are being asked to find out about a new way the service will be delivered – which should make it better for them!  The service […]

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Have your say on Proposed Changes to Adult Social Care Charges in Doncaster

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Thank you to those who attended our AGM yesterday. It is still not to late to give your views on the proposed Changes to adult social care charges in Doncaster. Click on this link and give your feedback https://www.doncaster.gov.uk/…/have-your-say-on-the-propose… This includes taking ALL someone’s Attendance Allowance / Daily living component (PIP). Active Independence believe these […]

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Herbert Protocol Workshops

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Herbert Protocol is used as an initiative to collect information that can be used if a person with dementia goes missing. The This Is Me document is to support  a person with dementia entering an unfamiliar place (e.g. residential care, hospital). There are a series of workshops being run at Crossroads Care in Rotherham to […]

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Get your flu jab!

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The NHS is braced for a bad flu season this winter, following the worst outbreak in many years in Australia and New Zealand. Flu is easily transmitted and even people with mild or no symptoms can infect others so it is really important for PAs and carers to have the flu vaccination. The Dept of […]