Welcome to the Health and Social Care
An opportunity for you to help shape the agenda of health and social care in Bolton
The Health and Care Together Team is a Bolton CVS initiative that provides specialist support to voluntary and community sector groups (including self-help groups) working in health and social care in Bolton.
Aim: To bring together a wide range of groups and organisations that have an interest in the delivery and access to health and social care services.
Having a Voice: We encourage and assist health and social care agencies to consult with voluntary and community groups, through setting up various consultation events and training days.
- Network with other groups, share information, knowledge, experience and obtain support.
- Obtain information about the latest developments in the health and social care field.
- Have a say on consultation documents relating to health and social care.
- Voice concerns about issues affecting your organisations/groups.
- Share the knowledge obtained with members.
E-Bulletin: We now produce an monthly Electronic Bulletin to over 200 self help/voluntary groups and health professionals. We welcome articles from groups/organisations to publish in our E-Bulletin.
Health & Care News supplement: Articles contributed towards the Bolton CVS newsletter JUMBO, four times a year, circulated to over 1,000 contacts.
Self Help Directory: We hold a directory of health and social care related self-help groups and voluntary organisations that are active within Bolton.
Support & Help: We provide information on groups/organisations for people experiencing or affected by conditions or situations.
Health, Care & Wellbeing Forum: Health and Care Together facilitate the Health, Care & Wellbeing Forum which is for all groups/organisations involved in health and social care services in Bolton (service users and providers). Health, Care and Wellbeing Forum meetings are held bi-monthly.
Policy and Engagement Manager