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More pop-up Covid vaccination clinics to be held in Leicester this week

More pop-up Covid vaccination clinics to be held in Leicester this week

Two new pop-up Covid-19 vaccination clinics will be held in Leicester this week to enable eligible residents in the local community to get their vaccine.

Starting from today, (Wednesday 5 May) the Melbourne Health Centre, will be vaccinating eligible people who reside in either Highfields or Spinney Hill areas of the city. The clinic will run for two days (5 and 6 May 2021) between 2pm and 7pm on both days. Appointments are not required but health officials are requesting that you bring your NHS number and a form of identification to the drop-in if possible.

Are you registered with your local GP practice? If not register today

Are you registered with your local GP practice? If not register today

People living in Leicester are being reminded to register with their local GP practice to enable them to access free health and care treatment locally when they need it, including the Covid-19 vaccine. GP practices oversee all aspects of a person’s health throughout their lives and are the first point of contact for NHS care […]

Drop-in Covid-19 vaccination clinic to be held in Beaumont Leys

Drop-in Covid-19 vaccination clinic to be held in Beaumont Leys

Eligible residents in Beaumont Leys are being invited to attend a new Covid-19 drop-in vaccination clinic which is being held at the Barley Croft Community Centre, 21 Malham Close, Leicester, LE4 0UT, from Wednesday 28 April to Friday 30 April 2021. As of today, people aged 44 or over; anyone with a health condition which […]

New mental health and wellbeing provider to deliver IAPT service in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

New mental health and wellbeing provider to deliver IAPT service in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Health leaders in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are strengthening the provision of local mental health services for patients by making it easier to access mental health support as Vita Health Group take over the Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) service, from today Thursday 1 April 2021. The IAPT service, which was previously known […]

First Drop-in vaccination clinic at Leicester City mosque hailed a success

First Drop-in vaccination clinic at Leicester City mosque hailed a success

Health bosses in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are thanking local residents and community leaders who have helped to organise and support the pop-up Covid-19 vaccination clinic that was held at the Al Furqan mosque and community centre in St Matthews, Leicester on Thursday 25 March 2021. Patients and local residents of the St Matthews […]

A message from your local NHS to mark the anniversary of the first Coronavirus lockdown

A message from your local NHS to mark the anniversary of the first Coronavirus lockdown

Dear friends of the NHS, This time last year the country entered its first lockdown as the severity of the Coronavirus threat began to emerge. Little did we know just how challenging the following 12 months would be for all of us. By this point in 2020 we had already seen our first local cases […]

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland gets go-ahead to become Integrated Care System

Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland gets go-ahead to become Integrated Care System

NHS England has today confirmed that Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Sustainability and Transformation Partnership’s (STP) application to become an Integrated Care System (ICS) has been approved. The announcement means that the system will formally be designated as an ICS from 1st April 2021 – enabling it to move forward at pace to deliver its full […]

NHS Help for you this August bank holiday

NHS Help for you this August bank holiday

This August bank holiday (Monday 31st August), the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is advising local people that services are open for anyone that needs medical assistance.

Local NHS celebrates national award win for South Asian healthy eating campaign

Local NHS celebrates national award win for South Asian healthy eating campaign

A local healthcare campaign has won a prestigious national award.

Help for you this Bank Holiday

Help for you this Bank Holiday

s the Spring Bank Holiday approaches (Monday 25th May), health bosses in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are advising residents to get medical help if required – and that the NHS is still there for those who need it.