The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is encouraging disabled members of the public to participate in their ‘Share Your Experience’ (SYE) initiative. The aim is to gain and use people’s experiences of services regulated by CQC to improve the overall quality of care in England. This consists of five questions which can be answered anonymously and […]
We are excited to present our first ever Yearbook. Find out what we do behind the scenes and learn more about some of the extraordinary things we get up to! We hope you enjoy our review and if you would like to attend some of our events, please contact us for information on what’s […]
Changes are afoot for the Hereford City Shopmobility Service as cuts in grant funding over recent years begin to bite. The service is managed by Services for Independent Living (SIL), which has had to rely heavily on grant funding to keep the service running.
Due to a funding shortfall it has been decided to reduce the number of days that Shopmobility will be open. From the 1st April 2017, we will be running the service each Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday. The times of opening remain unchanged.
Dewis Centre for Independent Living are providing a free of charge advocacy service for adults aged 18 and over (or 16 and over in transition) who are ordinarily resident in the ABUHB area who: Have a mental health issue Are at risk of developing a mental health issue Are caring for someone with a mental […]
Since Christmas Gwent’s Foodbank supplies have drastically depleted. They are in need of a variety of items. If you would like to donate something please drop it into the box at the Wellbeing Centre 24 George Street Pontypool NP4 6BY or alternatively items can be taken to the Phoenix Project in Brynmawr. Please click on […]
It’s an exciting time for the Wellbeing Information and Signposting in Herefordshire (WISH) team as they look forward to saying goodbye to the hub in St Peter’s Street and moving into their new accommodation in the refurbished library in Hereford’s Broad Street at the end of January.
Hereford City Shopmobility Service received an early Christmas present thanks to the generosity of the Herefordshire Masons, who gave a much needed boost to funds. In recent years the Shopmobility service has struggled to make ends meet and has been reliant on the generosity of local businesses and external grant funding to enable it to […]
SIL Mannequin Challenge! Click here to view video