Life is All Together Better for Ken

Life is All Together Better for Ken

A Washington man has been given a new lease of life, thanks to a joined-up team of health and social care workers. Life for Ken Murray, 74, has been transformed – from an existence once characterised by loneliness and poor living conditions, to one filled with pride...
£4.8m funding for All Together Better

£4.8m funding for All Together Better

Sunderland transformation programme that is changing the way health and social care is delivered has again received a vote of confidence from NHS England bosses with £4.8million funding for 2017/18. NHS England has announced the new allocation of funding earlier than...

Understanding NHS Vanguards

NHS England have made this handy video to help everyone understand exactly what a ‘vanguard’ is, does, and how they are changing the way health and social care is delivered across the...
Joined up working changing lives – A nurse’s views

Joined up working changing lives – A nurse’s views

Sue Hughes, a district nurse who works as part of All Together Better’s joined up team, tells all about how the service is changing lives. Sue Hughes works as part of the North of Sunderland area Community Integrated Team (CIT).  She tells us about her...
Living well links help reconnect Dolly

Living well links help reconnect Dolly

A Sunderland woman is reclaiming her confidence, after a specialised community-based team helped connect her with the care she needed. Dolly Davison*, 79, from Hetton, saw her world change when her husband died suddenly. He had always managed the couple’s finances and...