Author: Chelsea Sampson

Managed Care Network (MCN) – Mental Health Promotion Fund

The Managed Care Network is an alliance of county-wide community groups and organisations delivering a variety of support activities, services and projects which provide people with structure and choice in their lives contributing to individuals’ emotional wellbeing within their own community. The Mental Health Promotion Fund that underpins this network is a partnership which has historically been provided by Lincolnshire County...

Lincolnshire County Council Services Review Survey

Lincolnshire County Council want to understand people’s experiences of the services they provide to support people’s wellbeing. They have asked HWLincs, who manage the Healthwatch Contract in Lincolnshire to help them with this. LCC are particularly interested in the views of people who may have extra needs including Physical and Learning Disabilities, Autism and Mental Health and equally interested in...

Community Asset Development Funding – Social Prescribers

Following the successful allocation of Community Asset Development Funding across the four Neighbourhood Team accelerator Sites (Gainsborough, Lincoln South, Grantham & Boston) we are pleased to announce the next round of funding will be opening shortly across 9 Primary Care Network (PCN) areas. For further information on PCNs, please see: Primary Care Networks: Lincolnshire Primary Care Network Alliance (lpcna.nhs.uk) The...

Transforming the Public Health System Consultation – Lincolnshire System Response

The government has recently released details on its proposals to reform the public health system in England to ensure it is fit for purpose to meet future challenges.  The Transforming the Public Health System Policy Paper sets out the following structural changes:  Establishing a new UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) which brings together the health protection capabilities of Public Health England (PHE) and...