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Hear about healthcare across your communities

The CCG is organising an NHS fair in Newton Abbot, enabling people to find out about the latest health developments in South Devon and Torbay.

Published: 26 May 2017

Extended x-ray services this bank holiday

Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust has extended the opening hours for x-ray services this bank holiday at Newton Abbot’s minor injuries unit (MIU).

Published: 25 May 2017

UPDATE - Torquay practice site to open doors

Brunel Medical Practice’s St Marychurch site will reopen its doors to patients and staff on 22 May, having been out of bounds since a nearby house fire caused the site to be closed.

Published: 10 May 2017

Understanding children’s mental health for a better tomorrow

Thousands of students across South Devon and Torbay are taking part in a first-of-its-kind survey to measure the mental health and wellbeing of schoolchildren.

Published: 26 April 2017

The importance of childhood vaccinations

The NHS is reminding parents and carers about the importance of vaccinating their child against a host of serious diseases.

Published: 24 April 2017

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Dementia Friendly Communities event

Karen Grimshaw, the CCG’s director of wellbeing and family services commissioning, will be among speakers at an information event in Buckfastleigh, aimed at sharing ideas and best practice of dementia-inclusive projects.

Published: 26 February 2016

We want your views on health services

Residents are being urged to submit questions about the health issues that matter to them ahead of an NHS information event in October.

Published: 25 September 2015

Children's Stop Flu Party

A fun-filled party to get Torquay’s youngsters immunised against flu this winter has been organised by local GPs.

Published: 21 September 2015

Sharing views on health

Information on a range of health issues will be available to people out and about in Newton Abbot.

Published: 28 July 2015

Enhancing health in Shaldon

Information to enhance the health of Shaldon people in need is on offer at a drop-in event.

Published: 27 July 2015

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