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Team Staffordshire elections 2019

We are pleased to announce the results of the Team Staffordshire elections 2019.

The following five candidates were elected following an open ballot of the voluntary sector:

1. David Williams (North Staffordshire YMCA)

2. Ian North (East Staffordshire Family Support)

3. James Russell (AEDdonate)

4. Naomi Pay (Age UK Staffordshire)

5. Sonia Roberts (Landau)

We are particularly pleased to welcome James Russell, who is elected for the first time.

Highways England - M54 M6 Link Road - Statutory Public Consultation

Highways England are announcing the Statutory Public Consultation for the M54 to M6 Link Road Scheme that will run from Friday 24 May to Friday 5 July 2019

We are keen to hear your views on the proposed details of the route.

You can find out more information online on our website www.highwaysengland.c.uk/M54-M6linkroad

We will be holding Consultation Events at the following venues and times, which you are more than welcome to attend, to raise any queries or questions you may have with our Project Team.

Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group

The UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies (UKCTAS) is conducting a study into priorities for research on electronic cigarettes. The goal of the study is to identify the Top 10 research priorities for electronic cigarettes to ensure that future research reflects the priorities of users, patients and clinicians.

You can complete the survey using this link: https://n1h101b0.optimalworkshop.com/optimalsort/km847f4f  

Extension to consultation on single Strategic Commissioning Organisation

The CCGs are currently running a consultation on a proposal to create a single Strategic Commissioning Organisation (single CCG). If progressed, this would have commissioning responsibility for the whole of Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent from April 2020.

We are pleased to announce an additional public meeting date for the consultation:

  • Friday 7 June in the Seisdon area: arrival from 1pm with the meeting 1.30 – 2.30pm, Bill Brownhill Room, South Staffordshire District Council WV8 1PX

We would be grateful if you can promote this within your networks.

Together We're Better Workforce Listening Events

The Together We’re Better partnership is launching a 12-week public conversation across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent to listen and understand what is important to you about health and care locally, what works well and what you think should be improved.

As a partner in Together We’re Better, we are working alongside NHS organisations, local authorities, Healthwatch and voluntary and community sector groups to achieve a joint vision of ‘working with you to make Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent the healthiest places to live and work’.

Voluntary Sector Safeguarding Resources Survey

Development of National Safeguarding Resources for the Third Sector

The National Lottery Community Fund has awarded funding to the Safer Social Sector Partnership (SSP) to fund the creation of a comprehensive suite of free safeguarding tools and advice for the voluntary sector.

Ann Craft Trust as members of the SSP have taken on the task of producing resources for the adult safeguarding element of the free resources and to that end they’ve asked if voluntary organisations and users of voluntary organisations could help to shape the resources by completing a survey. 

Make your views heard on the future of health and care locally

The Together We’re Better partnership is launching a 12-week public and workforce conversation across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent to listen and understand what is important to you about health and care locally, what works well and what you think should be improved.

As a partner in Together We’re Better, we are working alongside NHS organisations, local authorities, Healthwatch and voluntary and community sector groups to achieve a joint vision of ‘working with you to make Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent the healthiest places to live and work’.

Carers' Strategy Engagement

Every day, thousands of people across the county provide unpaid care for someone who matters to them.

Staffordshire County Council and the NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups in Staffordshire have put together a draft strategy for carers, which sets out our priorities. We would like to hear from carers and professionals what they think of the proposed strategy, and if there is anything else we need to consider.

The NHS in Staffordshire is changing, and it needs your help

The NHS in Staffordshire is changing, and it needs your help.

The Government is investing an extra £20bn a year in the NHS as part of the NHS Long Term Plan. Now you can help our local NHS invest in the right support in Staffordshire by sharing your ideas with us.

Healthwatch Staffordshire has launched ‘What Would You Do?’ to gather feedback from the public on ways to improve local NHS services.

Your views matter.