Save the Date for Annual General Meeting

Members of the public are invited to NHS Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group’s Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 24 July.

The event will be hosted at The Stephen Joseph Theatre in Scarborough from 6.15pm.

The meeting will include updates from members of the CCG’s Governing Body reflecting on progress over the last year. Current financial challenges faced by the NHS and projects on the horizon will also be discussed.

Amanda Bloor, Single Accountable Officer for the three North Yorkshire CCGs, said: “The AGM is not only a good source of information but a brilliant way to interact with patients on a more personal level.

“It helps us reflect on the challenges we have faced over the last year and showcase the successes we have had.”

The AGM is open to everyone, but if you intend to come along, please email – refreshments will be available from 6pm for anyone attending.

Questions can also be submitted beforehand and should be sent to: Executive Assistant, NHS Scarborough and Ryedale CCG, Scarborough Town Hall – York House,  St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HG or emailed to no later than Monday 15 July.

If you want to attend and you have a disability, such as a hearing impairment, do get in touch and we can put measures in place to make sure you are able to fully participate.

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Self-care on the agenda at Filey health and wellbeing day

Filey Surgery and its
patient participation group have joined forces to organise a self-care health
care day at the town’s Evron Centre in John Street.

It takes place on Friday
10 May between 11am and 3pm; entry is free and refreshments are being provided
by Filey Tesco.

Local organisations
and services offering help and advice on a number of self-help health related
issues will be represented, including Carers Resource, Age UK, Alzheimer’s
Society, NHS weight management, Slimming World, Bike About Filey, Otago
Strength and Balance, Everyone Active, Filey Lions Club and Filey Tennis and
Bowling Club.

There will also be
self-care help and advice from Filey Surgery, with everyone welcome.

Filey Surgery Practice
Manager, Carolyn Liddle, said: “I want to thank our patient participation group
for helping to pull this event together and the organisations who are kindly
supporting it.

“This is a great
opportunity for people to find out more about how they can take care of
themselves or make changes to their lifestyle to improve their overall health
and wellbeing.”

The event in Filey is also supported by NHS
Scarborough and Ryedale Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

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