News & Events

We want to ensure that you are kept up to date with the latest news, events and announcements from your local CCG. In this section you can find our latest media releases as well as events and campaign announcements.

Developing a shared purpose

I’ve realised it has been a while since my last blog and I wanted to start this one off by acknowledging the great work that has gone on behind the scenes. The Leeds CCGs undertook a review called ‘One Voice’ to explore a single commissioning approach for health and care services in the city. I […]

Help shape cancer services in Leeds on Thursday 13 July

Leeds residents are being urged to attend a public event to help deliver and shape the Leeds Cancer Strategy. The event will take place on Thursday 13 July from 10am (registration at 9.30am) to 12pm at Leeds City Museum, Millennium Square, Leeds, LS2 8BH. Follow the event live on the day at www.leedswestccg.nhs.uk/leedscancerstrategy and use […]

Information following Manchester Arena Terror Incident – 22 May 2017

Information from NHS West Yorkshire Combined Authority  Information for adults Following the tragic incident at the MEN Arena on the 22 May, we recognise that many people will be shocked and saddened by what took place. Some people may be in a position where you are having to manage not only your own concerns but also trying […]

Local NHS urges people of Leeds to order repeat prescription medicine before Easter

Leeds residents asked to visit their local pharmacy (chemist) and order their medication well before the Easter break Many pharmacies are closed or have reduced hours over Easter, so anyone who has a repeat prescription or takes regular medication should make sure they have enough in their cupboards for the bank holiday period. If you […]

Macmillan care nurse to support Leeds patients in trial project

A new project has begun that will offer 200 Aireborough patients an opportunity to access support through a cancer care review nurse following funding from Macmillan. Sharon Huntley, Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist, has been appointed to provide clinical expertise for the 12 month project. She will be working with patients to identify a care plan […]

Leeds resident with bipolar disorder shows her support for World Bipolar Day

Leeds resident Beverley Thornton, who has had bipolar disorder for 31 years, is asking Leeds residents to join her in ending stigma around bipolar disorder in the lead up to World Bipolar Day on Thursday 30 March. Bipolar disorder, formerly known as manic depression, is a condition that affects your moods, which can swing from […]