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Get vaxxed and enjoy being back

Get vaxxed and enjoy being back

Get vaxxed – enjoy being back, the new local campaign created to encourage young people to get their Covid-19 vaccinations has launched today. The campaign has been developed for younger people, with younger people (aged 18-29) to help them feel safe and confident as they begin to enjoy activities that have been restricted for a […]

Masks or face coverings must still be worn in healthcare settings

Masks or face coverings must still be worn in healthcare settings

NHS bosses in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are reminding the public that they will still need to wear a mask or face covering in healthcare settings, including vaccination sites. Caroline Trevithick, Chief Nurse for the three LLR Clinical Commissioning Groups, said: “Although most covid restrictions will end in the community from Monday, we need […]

Where to grab-a-jab this weekend

Where to grab-a-jab this weekend

Anyone aged 18+ in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland who has not yet been vaccinated against Covid-19 or is due their second dose can grab-a-jab this weekend at several drop-in and bookable clinics. Extra clinics have been arranged to make it as easy as possible for people to protect themselves and others against the virus before […]

‘Step up to Great’ Mental Health Consultation – Attend the final public Q&A event

‘Step up to Great’ Mental Health Consultation – Attend the final public Q&A event

Residents in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are being encouraged to attend the final public Q&A event for the ‘Step up to Great’ Mental Health Consultation. This consultation is about proposals to invest and improve adult mental health services for people in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland when their need is urgent or they need planned […]

Christmas funding averts a health crisis

Christmas funding averts a health crisis

A Leicester patient narrowly avoided a life-threatening health crisis, thanks to attending an online event funded by the local NHS.

Hairdressers Are a Cut Above by Supporting Mental Health Consultation

Hairdressers Are a Cut Above by Supporting Mental Health Consultation

The NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are working with local hairdressers to help get feedback on plans to revamp mental health services

Get the covid jab; get back to what you enjoy

Get the covid jab; get back to what you enjoy

Anyone who has not yet been vaccinated or is due their second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is urged to go and get their jab in the next two weeks

Big Covid-19 vaccination weekend to be held in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland 25 – 27 June

Big Covid-19 vaccination weekend to be held in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland 25 – 27 June

Health leaders in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are encouraging all adults (18+) in LLR that are yet to have either their first or second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine to get vaccinated this weekend. As part of a national initiative the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) have organised a series of Covid-19 […]

First dose Pfizer Covid-19 vaccination clinic to be held in Melton

First dose Pfizer Covid-19 vaccination clinic to be held in Melton

Residents in Melton that are yet to have their first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine are being invited to attend a new drop-in vaccination clinic this weekend. The three-day clinic will be open daily from Friday 25 June until Sunday 27 June 2021 at the Melton Sports Village, Burton Road, Melton Mowbray, LE13 1DR. Eligible […]

Leading light in region’s covid-19 vaccine programme honoured by Loughborough University

Leading light in region’s covid-19 vaccine programme honoured by Loughborough University

Caroline Trevithick, the Executive Director of Nursing Quality and Performance and Deputy Chief Executive for the three LLR Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), will be presented with an Honorary Doctorate of Science at the University’s summer graduation ceremonies.