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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government open consultation, 5 June 2018: Living with persistent pain in Wales guidance Your views are requested on draft guidance to replace the Service Development and Commissioning Directive for Chronic Non-Malignant Pain 2008.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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Health & Social Services consultation event, Merthyr Tydfil, 18 May 2017

Your Voice, Your Health… for a better, healthier Wales – PUBLIC MEETING Thursday 18th May, 10am-1pm at The Redhouse, Merthyr Tydfil This will be an informal 2 hour session full of interactive activities to find out public opinion on health services in Wales: … Continue reading

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Take part in the Welsh Government survey on Independent Living

Welsh Government Press release, 11 April 2017: Survey – Framework for action on independent living  This survey will help the Welsh Government to check that our future plans will address the barriers to independent living that are the most important to … Continue reading

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Have your say on the future of health and social care in Wales

Welsh Government Press Release, 20 March 2017: Have your say on the future of health and social care in Wales Health Secretary Vaughan Gething has called on the public to have their say on the future of health and social care … Continue reading

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