Yorkshire & Humber Cancer Self Help and Support Group Conference
Healthwatch North Lincolnshire were invited to a regional Yorkshire and Humber Cancer Self Help and Support Group Conference, hosted by Macmillan.
Throughout the day, a series of workshops took place, including a seminar on user involvement in the new health and social care landscape. Farzana Khanum, Delivery Manager represented Healthwatches from across the region, delivering a presentation introducing Healthwatch, the work being carried out and how local people can get involved.
“This was a fantastic opportunity to showcase the work of local Healthwatches and how local support groups and individuals can get involved in their local Healthwatch and help influence change in local health and social care services.”
A large number of people from Cancer User Involvements Groups and Self Help and Support Groups from across the region took part in the event.