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An award-winning healthcare duo, who have managed the introduction of a joined-up team that delivers stepped-up care to some of the city’s most vulnerable people, have spoken of their pride at securing a Sunderland Echo Best of Health Award.
Sunderland Echo, May 25, 2017
All Together Better – a ‘vanguard’ project to find new ways of working to improve health and social care while easing pressures on the NHS – celebrates two years of changing lives in the city.
Sunderland Echo, May 4, 2017
A health and social care programme will help Sunderland look after itself more effectively by bringing together a wide range of organisations to co-ordinate self-care in the city.
Sunderland Echo Online, Feb 21, 2017
All Together Better Survey
The All Together Better Sunderland survey is looking for carers and people with long term health problems or social care needs.
Sunderland Echo, January 20, 2017
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.
ME Connected Online, January 5, 2017
We had patients who were feeling lonely and isolated, and we wanted to empower them to self-care and voice any concerns earlier.
Pulse Today Online, January 4, 2017
The Community Integrated Teams (CITs) set up through All Together Better are helping to provide the best care through professionals from all aspects of care coming together to review individual care cases.
Sunderland Echo, April 20, 2016
We’ve introduced a community-based pharmacy team with City Hospitals Sunderland. The team is now working with other health and social care professionals to help people who may need support with their medication.
Sunderland Echo, March 09, 2016
The lovely ladies that make up the Living Well Links team at Age UK Sunderland were featured in the Wearside Matters section of the Sunderland Echo, with the piece explaining the great work they do as part of All Together Better.
Sunderland Echo, February 24, 2016
Today we celebrated the second anniversary of the All Together Better vanguard new care model programme. In January we were also told that the All Together Better vanguard had been awarded a further and final year of funding and from now until December, 2017 we will...
Volunteers who have helped to spread the word about a life-changing Sunderland service have been recognised at an event held this month. Community champions, who have given up their time to help share their knowledge about All Together Better - a Sunderland based...
A Sunderland health and social care programme will help Sunderland look after itself more effectively by bringing together a wide range of organisations to coordinate self-care in the city All Together Better Sunderland, an NHS ‘vanguard’ that is developing new ways...
Long term carers, who devote much of their lives to look after a loved one, are being given a helping hand thanks to a care programme to support Sunderland's most vulnerable. More than a dozen carers, who support some of the frailest people in the city, already have a...
VOLUNTEER voices are helping to spread the word about a Sunderland service that joins up health and social care in the city, after signing up to become community-based Champions. All Together Better, a partnership that brings together a number of health and social...