This week, 13 – 19 September, is Sexual Health Awareness Week and we’re focusing on the important issue of consent.
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic our nurseries, including Little Dragons, have provided vital care for children of NHS and Key Workers
We have been recognised for our positive action to become a forces friendly employer.
From Monday 19 July, it’s important to continue to follow infection prevention control (IPC) guidance in healthcare settings.
Willow House will temporarily close over the summer holidays to allow us to refurbish the unit.
We have won a prestigious award for a project to improve mental health support for children and ADHD and autism in East Berkshire
73 years ago, on 5 July 1948 the NHS launched at Park Hospital, in Manchester and you can celebrate the birthday by enjoying an #NHSBigTea.
Health and social care workers can now get free mental health support with our new Wellbeing Matters website
The views of children and young people with SEND, and the views of their parents and carers are critical to the inspection process.
Pharmacies across Berkshire will be open at different times this weekend
We’re developing our new 'out of hospital' service to ensure better care and outcomes for children and young people in Berkshire.
The results of the 2020 NHS National Staff Survey are in, and we’re immensely pleased that these are the best set of results we’ve ever had.
(Updated 8 February)
Campaign supporting the mental wellbeing of children and young people
A Mind Plan gives you simple ideas to improve your mental wellbeing, all of which can be carried out in lockdown.
The NHS is to provide GPs an extra £10 for every care home resident they are able to vaccinate against Covid by the end of January.
(Updated 21 Jan 2021) The NHS will begin vaccinating patients against coronavirus in the biggest immunisation programme in it's history
We have recently launched two new services to help children and young people that need earlier interventions in their mental health care.
We have extended the hours of the Children's Community Nursing service in Berkshire West.
Public Health England's new Better Health – Every Mind Matters campaign provides tips and advice to look after children and young people.
(Updated 21 August) Details about Slough being designated as a COVID-19 'area of concern'
Laura Bartlett, Induction & Training and OD Business & Compliance Lead, talks how inductions have evolved with social distancing in mind
If you are LGBT+ fostering and adopting can be a great way to raise a family
Amber, who is in her first year of her post grad Mental Health Nursing course, talks about her redeployment to our Prospect Park Hospital
We are celebrating men’s health week with the story of a man who has transformed his health and is raising money for the NHS.
Mary Waight talks about how our Learning Disabilities Team are going digital to support clients during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Student nurses and doctors have helped us so much during the COVID-19 pandemic, and we’re excited to welcome new to our teams.
(Updated 28 August) Following government guidance, we’re asking all patients and visitors to wear a face covering
Lockdown is placing strains on the LGBT+ community. If you are facing difficulties it is important to seek help.
Jenny Hall, a specialist mental health nurse, talks about her brief move to help our Rapid Response and Treatment (RRaT) team.
Parents should be alert for signs of anxiety, distress or low mood as children begin to return to school
It can be a challenge getting a baby into a good bedtime routine, today's CYPF blog is about how to get one started.
You’re not alone – there are national and local initiatives to help you
Now is the time to take a moment and show some kindness to ourselves - find out how you can maintain and improve your mental health
Tuesday 12 May is International Nurses Day and we’re asking everyone to show their support
May Bank Holiday opening times and contact details for local pharmacies and dentists.
4-10 May is Maternal Mental Health Week. The current impact of COVID-19 is undeniable, but support is always available to help with the impa
It's World Vaccination week, an opportunity to remind ourselves of the importance of vaccinations.
Jasmine was redeployed in April to work as a swabber at West Berkshire Community Hospital, alongside other dental professionals
From January, Patients at Prospect Park Hospital will be able to use e-burn cigarettes during their hospital stay.
Here’s what you can do to limit the spread of one of the most common stomach bugs in the UK
Great news, we’re going digital! You’ll soon be able to get Community Paediatric appointment letters on your smart phone or tablet.
We are pleased to announce a brand new Health Inequalities Nurse role for Berkshire Healthcare.
Pharmacies across Berkshire will open at different times this August Bank Holiday
Children and young people in Wokingham will be given more mental health support.
Public Health England have published the results of a survey on vaccinations which highlights that healthcare professionals remain the most
You can now access our free, secure NHS Wi-Fi via your smartphone or tablet
Award for CYPF team lead, described by her nominee as "amazing"
The routine vaccination in Scotland has led to a "dramatic" drop in cervical disease in later life, new research suggests.
Did you know that over 15 million GP appointments were wasted last year because no one called to cancel?
Our Jack in the Box Nursery at Upton Hospital in Slough has been successfully accredited the gold award for oral health hygiene.
If you’re pregnant, you can protect yourself and your unborn child from flu by getting the flu jab for free this winter.
Appointment letters are going digital. You’ll soon be able to able to confirm or rebook an appointment with just one click.
Jeremy Hunt talks about his focus on patient safety and his ambition of transparency and culture change across the NHS.
Sir Bruce Keogh, Medical Director at NHS England visited our health and social care Integrated Hub today
We’re moving some of our key healthcare services to a new home in the Science and Technology Centre.
We’re officially at the forefront of digital development, thanks to a £5m funding award from NHS England.