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Help people tick off their bucket list – says Poole chaplain John

A chaplain to a care home in Southbourne believes it’s important to talk openly about dying and for people to share their experiences. Father John Hyde, who lives in Poole, is encouraging others to give feedback about end of life care to Healthwatch Dorset as part of...

Evolving Communities extends coverage of Healthwatch services

Evolving Communities has been awarded the contract to run Healthwatch services in Dorset. Following a recent tender process, Dorset Council and BCP Council* have appointed Evolving Communities to provide Healthwatch services across the region from 1 April 2019. The...

The future for Healthwatch Dorset

Change coming for Healthwatch Dorset The responsibility to arrange for there to be a local Healthwatch in every part of England falls to local councils, using funds provided to them by central government.  At the beginning of local Healthwatch in 2013, in Dorset the...

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