Tag Archives: Welsh Government

Health Minister delegates reply re ME/CFS

Welsh Government replies re ME/CFS and long COVID   WAMES wrote to the Health Minister, Eluned Morgan MS, on 7th June about ME and long COVID. She is the first Health Minister to fail to reply herself. Instead she delegated … Continue reading

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£5m for post-viral long COVID. £0 for post-viral ME/CFS!

Welsh Government: Services supporting people to recover from COVID-19 (none for ME/CFS)   On 15th June 2021 the Health Minister, Eluned Morgan MS, announced in the Senedd that £5 million would be given to the NHS “to develop primary and … Continue reading

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Welsh Government consultation: Carers’ national plan for Wales

The Welsh Government (WG) is seeking views on a new national Plan for Carers. They want carers to be able to continue their own lives alongside their caring role. The WG want your views on: national priorities for unpaid carers … Continue reading

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Welsh Government proposes new advisory group for ME/CFS & pain

New Welsh Government Advisory Group for ME/CFS and pain   2014 Task & Finish Group Report It is five years since the Welsh Government published a Task & Finish Report giving Health Boards an action plan for improving services for … Continue reading

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WG Consultation: Action on disability: the right to independent living

Consultation – Action on disability: the right to independent living The Welsh Government is consulting on a draft framework and action plan that aim to: tackle inequalities and poverty experienced by disabled people promote equality of opportunity provide support to … Continue reading

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Living with persistent pain in Wales: consultation Jun-Sep 2018

Welsh government open consultation, 5 June 2018: Living with persistent pain in Wales guidance Your views are requested on draft guidance to replace the Service Development and Commissioning Directive for Chronic Non-Malignant Pain 2008. Consultation description We are consulting on the … Continue reading

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Residential care savings limit increases in Wales

Welsh Government news post, 9 April 2018: Residential care savings limit increases in Wales From today, people in Wales are able to keep up to £40,000 of their money before they need to self-fund the full cost of their residential … Continue reading

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Curb on zero-hour care worker contracts and ‘call clipping’

Welsh Government announcement, 2 April 2018: New requirements to ensure care workers are treated fairly come into force New requirements to ensure care staff who look after people in their own homes are treated fairly and people receiving care experience the best … Continue reading

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Welsh government consultation on free bus travel for older & disabled people

Welsh Government consultation: Mandatory concessionary fares scheme in Wales Summary: We are seeking views on free bus travel for older people, disabled people and injured service veterans in Wales. Consultation End Date: 12 January 2018 Consultation description: We are consulting … Continue reading

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Welsh Government’s “Services fit for the future” consultation

On Wed 28th June 2017 the Welsh Government published a White Paper that proposed the most radical change to the patient’s voice in the NHS in over 40 years.  The proposals would introduce for the first time a body with … Continue reading

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