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27 Jul 2017

Leyton Sixth Form College launches new nursing careers focused Care Academy

A unique opportunity for students who want to enter the profession of nursing. This venture has been developed in partnership with the Patients Association and has the full support of the NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group.

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11 Jul 2017

Speak your mind in our video booth to help shape local health services

A video booth for young people to record views on the ways they would like to get involved in shaping local health services will be at the Walthamstow Garden Party this weekend (15/16 July 2016).

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15 Jun 2017

Calling all members of Patient Participation Groups in Waltham Forest

Members of Patient Participation Groups from Waltham Forest’s 42 GP practices are being invited to one of three events this summer.

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14 Jun 2017

Hot weather health advice

Hot weather is expected this weekend, which may put some people at risk of heat-related health issues.

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12 Jun 2017

Leytonstone GP practices to merge

Two GP practices in Leytonstone are to merge onto one site this summer.

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25 May 2017

Urgent care, GP appointments and pharmacy opening hours this bank holiday

If you have an urgent health care need this bank holiday, please call the free NHS 111 phone number. This service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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25 May 2017

Planning ahead to stay healthy this Ramadan

People preparing to observe Ramadan this year are reminded to plan ahead to stay healthy and ensure they can continue to take any prescribed medication safely.

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17 May 2017

NHS cyber attack: advice for patients 16 May 2017

As you know a number of NHS organisations have been affected by a ransomware attack. Please be assured that the NHS and cyber security experts have been working around the clock to fix the problem. There is absolutely no evidence that patient data has been accessed or compromised.

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28 Apr 2017

GP appointments this May Bank Holiday weekend

GP appointments are available between 8am and 8pm on Saturday and Sunday in Waltham Forest this Bank Holiday weekend.

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12 Apr 2017

Pharmacy Bank Holiday opening times 2017

A full list of pharmacies that are open over the festive Bank Holidays is available in the download section.

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