News bulletin October 21

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Inside this issue:

A special focus on carer health and the importance of health screening

  • Reflections from a cancer survivor on the importance of early diagnosis
  • Fun ideas to try to eat more healthily and exercise safely
  • Cancer support and information services

Service news

  • New staff at Carers in Southampton
  • SCIA Living Well Hubs
  • New debt respite scheme
  • Senior Saints exercise programme for over 55s
  • A new discount food outlet in SO18
  • A new Bladder and Bowel support group from Southern Health
  • Free healthy meals and activities from SouthamptonHAF
  • Location familiarisation videos from Enable Ability
  • Gorgeous free resources from Southampton City Art Gallery
  • A new UK-wide listening service from Carers UK

Invitations to lend your voice to shaping services across the region including

  • Cancer services
  • Wheelchair services
  • City meal services
  • UHS services for older person's emergency care and discharge services
  • Care homes across the city

Young people in your life?

  • A free guide on County Lines from Unseen
  • Details of Ready Steady Go, a social prescribing programme of fun interactive and accessible activities for young people aged 11-25 years old living with a long term health condition at Southampton hospitals
  • Information about the Southampton Young Carers Project


  • Butlin's Term Time Breaks discount
  • Register your emergency plans with SCC

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