• A bidding process is set to get underway to find new providers to deliver healthcare to thousands of patients at eight current city GP practices.
  • Would you like to get involved in influencing the way care is provided? Your GP surgery has its own small team of people who provide a voice for all the patients on the practice’s list and work with the GPs and practice staff to improve the way things are run.
  • Volunteers Week is an annual national event celebrating the work of millions of volunteers across the UK. Volunteers Week takes place between 1-7 June, and we will be appearing at a number of events to promote volunteering in Leicester and Leicestershire.
  • Leicestershire County Council is delighted to introduce the Leicestershire and Rutland Achievement Awards for 2017.
  • In April, Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) announced its decision on the location of the city’s fourth healthcare hub – committing to the site of the existing walk-in service at the Merlyn Vaz Health and Social Care Centre for at least the next three years.
  • Bring The Paint International Street Art Festival is a free event set to transform Leicester with supreme quality, high impact street art. The Cultural Quarter will play host to live artworks, music, skateboarding, breakdancing, BMX and a range of creative activities and exhibitions.
  • Age UK Leicester Shire and Rutland is offering 6 weeks of FREE training sessions to informal carers over the age of 18 living in the City of Leicester, who are caring for a family member or friend with a mental health need.