Cumbria County Council

Next meeting 14th February

Here comes the Agenda for the next Neuro Alliance meeting on Thursday 14th February 2019 at 10.30 am – 1 pm

Unit 5/ Hobson Court/Gillan Way/Penrith 40 Business Park, Penrith CA11 9GQ

We are delighted to welcome Ramona Duguid Director of Integration at North Cumbria Integrated Health and Care System who will give us an update and presentation on integration across North Cumbria

This will be followed by Kath Wood Welbeing Regional Contracts Manager  who will give a presentation on Independent Living Service

Other items include Barrow Café Neuro, Changing Places toilets – Update on Carlisle Sands Centre, and another reminder about the National Neurological Alliance – Patient survey.  The survey has been available from 17 October via or

If you haven’t completed the survey already, please do, it is vitally important

Next Meeting Thursday 14th March at  A Chance for Life Penrith


Health and Wellbeing Coaches (HAWCs) across Cumbria

This is a brand new workforce within Cumbria County Council’s Health and Wellbeing Team which will play a pivotal role in the delivery of the Health and Social Wellbeing System in Cumbria. The Health and Wellbeing Coaches will work with individuals and families in their homes and local communities, to support them to improve their health and wellbeing and reduce demand on statutory services.

There are two grades of staff now in post: a) Health and Wellbeing Coach and b)Entry level Health and Wellbeing Coach

We look forward to hearing  more about these roles and are pleased that they have already been in touch with us.