Telecare team is alert and equipped to help those in need

Telecare team is alert and equipped to help those in need

Across Sunderland, hundreds of people with long term conditions live alone or are supported by family members or carers. To remain independent in their own home they sometimes need specialised equipment just in case they have unexpected illness, a fall or accident....
Vanguard – 2017

Vanguard – 2017

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...
Champion celebration for community advocates

Champion celebration for community advocates

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...
Organisations get together to help people help themselves

Organisations get together to help people help themselves

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...
Care for carers is All Together Better

Care for carers is All Together Better

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...
ATB call for champions

ATB call for champions

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...