We want to ensure that you are kept up to date with the latest news, events and announcements from your local health and care partnership. In this section you can find our latest media releases as well as events and campaign announcements.
NHS in Leeds support Time to Talk Day
The NHS in Leeds is encouraging people in Leeds to have open conversations about mental health in support of Time to Talk Day. Time to Talk Day is an annual mental health campaign, which takes place on Thursday 2 February this year. The day focuses on having a safe space for friends, families, communities, and […]
NHS issues final call for COVID booster for people in Leeds
The NHS is encouraging people in Leeds to come forward for their COVID booster before the offer ends on 12 February.
Leeds Health and Care services experiencing highest ever demand
Shared statement – Leeds Health and Care Partnership This week the health and care system in Leeds is facing demand higher than ever experienced. The ongoing impact of COVID-19 and seasonal flu means that all our services across the city are dealing with a huge increase in the numbers of people accessing care. At the same time, services are experiencing staff shortages in many settings due to vacancies and sickness.
Mums-to-be urged to avoid any alcohol during their pregnancy
With the festive season upon us, the NHS in Leeds is reminding pregnant women to avoid any alcohol during their pregnancy, to give their child the best start in life.
Local health experts issue guidance to help you have a safe and enjoyable Christmas
Local health experts have issued guidance on how best to protect yourself and your loved ones over the festive period, to make sure everyone can enjoy Christmas and stay well.
NHS services this Christmas and New Year
The NHS in Leeds is encouraging residents to choose the right service if they become unwell during the festive period.
Leeds is facing unprecedented levels of demand – Leeds Health and Care Partnership
Shared statement – 19 December 2022. This week the health and care system in Leeds is facing unprecedented levels of demand which is resulting in long waits for care in Accident and Emergency (A&E).
‘Check in with a mate’ this Christmas
West Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership (WY HCP) has issued a renewed appeal for everyone to ‘check in with a mate’ this Christmas – with the festive period often proving a challenging time for many.
West Yorkshire partnerships come together to support people and communities through the cost-of-living crisis
West Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership (an integrated care system), The Mayor of West Yorkshire, Tracy Brabin, and The West Yorkshire Combined Authority have set out their commitment to support people through the cost-of-living crisis. In a joint statement, they set out the pressures facing people living across the area, whilst highlighting that this is […]
Leeds Health and Care Partnership statement – strike action
The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has confirmed that their members will be taking part in national industrial action, in the form of a strike, on Thursday 15 December and Tuesday 20 December from 8am-8pm. This will impact on some services at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and some community nursing services across the city.