TVSCN News

Be Clear on Cancer – Respiratory Symptoms campaign

Public Health England (PHE) have launched their Be Clear on Cancer – Respiratory Symptoms campaign which is currently running until 31 August 2017. The Thames Valley Cancer Alliance is supporting the campaign as part of the prevention workstream. The campaign is targeting: Men and women aged 50 years and over and their key influencers (e.g. […]

‘Cover Up Mate’ Campaign

NHS England South launched its 2017 “Cover Up Mate” Campaign on 19th June. This campaign is focused on encouraging men in the South of England to protect themselves from the sun, especially if they spend a lot of time outdoors. The resources for this campaign are available at https://www.england.nhs.uk/south/info-professional/cover-up-mate/. More information can be found at https://www.england.nhs.uk/south/2017/06/19/coverupmate-3/.

June End of Life bulletin is available

The End of Life network has released the latest edition of its monthly bulletin, covering regional and national updates. The June 2017 newsletter covers the No Painful Compromise report, the new SHAPE application, and the revised Capacity Act guidance from NCPC. There are still places available for the What Matters to Me: A Human Rights Approach […]

Upcoming event: Recent developments in mental health provision for young people

We are pleased to announce the Thames Valley/Wessex SCN Health and Justice Children and Young Peoples Mental Health Conference on Thursday 6th July being led by: Dr Nick Hindley, Consultant Child and Adolescent Forensic Psychiatrist, and NHS England National Clinical Lead for FCAMHS Caroline Twitchett, Children & Young People Quality Lead, NHS England and Dr Jon […]

Cervical Screening Awareness Week 12-18 June

12-18 June is Cervical Screening Awareness Week. This year, NHS England South are supporting Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust, to help raise awareness of cervical screening. Colleagues at PHE, Trusts, Local authorities and CCGs across the South have been asked to support the campaign. There are resources on a landing page hosted on the NHS England […]