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Takeaway Tuesday Half Term Family Workshop

Published date: 
Friday, 18th May 2018
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Why not go along and explore Saddleworth Museum’s buried treasure and find out what was found beneath Castleshaw and the local landscape.

There will be a range of activities available, such as:

  •  Making miniature replica pots
  • Finding out about Archaeology 
  • Decorating using ancient methods
  • Exploring the museum

Free craft activities included in price of museum admission (£6 family admission 2+2) Suitable for ages 4-11
Parent / carer must stay with child during activities

Homeless Poster - Labour Exploitation

Published date: 
Thursday, 10th May 2018
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The Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority has produced a poster for display in public spaces (hospitals, doctor’s surgeries, homeless shelters etc.) to highlight to persons who find themselves homeless the potential dangers to them, or others in their situation, of being targeted by criminals for the purpose of labour exploitation. Click here to download the poster.

Health as a Social Movement Report

Published date: 
Thursday, 10th May 2018
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Since the project was commissioned by NHS England in 2016, the RSA has been working with the New Economics Foundation (NEF) to build momentum for change by supporting six NHS ‘New Care Model’ sites across England. The Health as a social movement programme has contributed to a growing inventiveness of the health system to be open to new influences to meet the daunting challenges it faces, regardless of significant extra resource.

Greater Manchester VCSE Assembly: Health and Social Care - Personal Health Budgets

Published date: 
Thursday, 10th May 2018
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GMCVO along with the VCSE Devolution Reference Group are holding this VCSE Assembly event which will be facilitated by Paul Donovan, Senior Advisor: Person and Community Centred Approaches at GM Health and Social Care Partnership. It is aimed at those in the VCSE community who would like to understand more about Personal Health Budgets and also provides an opportunity to understand the framework of support that is required for budget holders – from support planning (as part of a brokerage service) to acting as a third party where a charity or organisation can oversee someone’s support.

Have your say on Musculoskeletal/Orthopaedic services in Greater Manchester

Published date: 
Thursday, 10th May 2018
GMCA and NHS

Take part in a survey to plan future services for Musculoskeletal/Orthopaedic in Greater Manchester.

As part of an ongoing Greater Manchester hospital service review, a team involving doctors, patients and other healthcare staff from across the region working together to make the Musculoskeletal/Orthopaedic Service the best it can be and to make it sustainable and affordable for the future.

An insight into child development in GM two years after devolution

Published date: 
Thursday, 10th May 2018
GMCA and NHS

Jon Rouse, Chief Officer at Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership, recently joined Manchester University alumni to speak about devolution. Reflecting on Greater Manchester’s trailblazing journey, two years after the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership took control of the city’s £6bn health and social care budget, he gave insight into what this means for children and young people in the region.