Health, Care & Wellbeing Engagement Programme

The Health, Care & Wellbeing Engagement Programme brings together providers from the community and voluntary sector and partners. It provides an opportunity to network, share information, inform developments in health and social care and share good practice. The series of workshops and discussions are chaired by Leigh Vallance, Chief Executive of Bolton Hopice and the Vice Chair is Shabeen Rehman, Chief Officer of Asian Elders Resource Centre.

Upcoming Events

POSTPONED The Importance of Breast Screening and Being Breast Aware
Tuesday 7th April 2020, 10:00am - 12:30pm 

Breast Cancer is the most common cancer in the UK for Women. The earlier breast cancer is diagnosed, the easier it is to treat. Tracy Collard, Cancer Screening and Improvement Lead for Bolton and Bury will be coming to the Bolton Hub to talk about breast care and the importance of screening. A Mammographer will be available to answer any of your questions about the screening process and dispel any myths. Register here.

A Conversation With Helen Lowey, Director of Public Health
Friday 24th April 2020, 2:00pm -3:30pm 
Join us at The Bolton Hub to meet Helen Lowey, the Director of Public Health.  Helen Lowey will introduce herself, and talk about Public Health's priorites and vision for Bolton and how Public Health and the voluntary and community sector can work together to improve outcomes for Bolton's people. Register here.

Meet and Greet Bolton's VCSE Leaders
Monday 11th May 2020, 1:00pm -2:30pm 
Health and Social Care in Bolton is going through a period of exciting change and development.  The leadership of key partner organisations across the borough have committed to investing in capacity from local voluntary and community sector leaders to support the voluntary and community sector to be part of this change. Come along to the Hub to meet and greet Bolton’s VCSE Leaders, find out more about their role, what they've been doing and ask any questions. Our Chief Executive, Darren Knight will also be providing the latest updates on the Integrated Care Partnership and Neighbourhood Model. Register here
 

Previous Events 

Connecting Student Nurses to the Voluntary and Community Sector
Tuesday 26th November 2019, 1.00pm - 3.30pm at The Bolton Hub

Find out how you can be part of the Student Nurses training and education and potentially support a student nurse with a placement in your organisation.  As a member of the voluntary and community sector in Bolton, come along to have some lunch with us, share your views and take part in discussions. 


Conversation with the Chair of Bolton NHS Foundation Trust - Donna Hall
Thursday 21st November 2019, 4.30pm - 5.30pm at The Bolton Hub

Join us to meet Donna Hall, the new Chair of Bolton NHS Foundation Trust.  Donna Hall will introduce herself, and talk about the Trust’s aspirations to connect with the voluntary and community sector in Bolton, as well as being keen to hear about the opportunities and challenges that you face in delivering services for Bolton residents. 

Big Alcohol Conversation Event
Friday 15th November 2019, 12.00pm - 1.30pm at The Bolton Hub

During alcohol awareness week Bolton CVS in partnership with NHS Bolton Foundation Trust will be hosting a ‘Big Alcohol Conversation’ event.  After sharing lunch there will be an opportunity to hear about what people said during  the Big Alcohol Conversation engagement in communities across Greater Manchester, including Bolton and the next steps.  Be part of the 'Conversation' and 

Have your voice heard in developing the Integrated Care Partnership and Neighbourhood Model
Friday 15th November 2019, 10.00am - 11.30am at The Bolton Hub

The Voluntary and Community Sector is recognised as an important part of this integrated way of working and the new neighbourhood model.  This is an opportunity to tell us how you would like to be involved as the model is developing,  how you would like to receive information about developments and to hear your views on how you can contribute to this new way of working.