We work with partners from across the NHS and local authorities in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland as well as regional and national partners.
Healthwatch Leicestershire is the consumer champion for health and social care services within the county.
Their aim is to give the people and communities of Leicestershire a stronger voice to influence and challenge how health and social care are provided locally.
Working on your behalf they will make sure that your views about a service you recieve such as a visit to a dentist, doctors, hospital, day care centre or care home are heard and acted on.
To find out more, visit the Healthwatch Leicestershire website.
Leicestershire Health and Wellbeing Board
Leicestershire Health and Wellbeing Board acts as an advisory body to the County Council's Cabinet, NHS Leicestershire County and Rutland's Trust Board and the Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) including West Leicestershire CCG in relation to the spending and service priorities of these bodies and the advantages of joint working.
The primary purpose of the Health and Wellbeing Board is to
Promote integration and partnership working between the NHS, Social Care, Public Health and other local services; and improve local democratic accountability.
To find out more please visit the Health and Wellbeing Board page on the Leicestershire County Council website.
Overview and Scrutiny Committees
Overview and Scrutiny Committees have a statutory role to review and scrutinise the local NHS, and are made up of locally elected County Councillors in Leicestershire and Rutland. To find out more, please visit the role of health scrutiny page on the Leicestershire County Council website.
Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust
University Hospitals Leicester NHS Trust
Leicestershire County Council