Welcome to Healthwatch Lancashire

We are an independent organisation set up to champion the views of patients and social care users in Lancashire, with the goal of making services better and improving health and wellbeing. 

We want to hear about your views, needs and experiences to help Lancashire get the best possible health and care.

Our team

The Healthwatch Lancashire team are friendly and knowledgable. 

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Our work

Healthwatch Lancashire is all about amplifying your experiences. 

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Our volunteers

Volunteers make a big difference within our local communities. 

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The Healthwatch network has done a fantastic job, in particular helping those who often struggle to be heard. This has influenced changes both big & small right across the country.

Sir Robert Francis QC, Chair of Healthwatch England

See our latest reports

This report has been produced by Healthwatch Together, who have engaged with members of the public across Lancashire and South Cumbria to understand patient experience and presentation at Emergency Departments, Urgent Treatment Centres and Walk-In Centres.

The primary focus of this engagement was to support Lancashire and South Cumbria Health and Care Partnership with winter planning, messaging and communication.

By Healthwatch Together

Healthwatch Together are working with colleagues from Public Health, NHS England, Blackpool Council, Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council and Lancashire County Council to hear about local peoples experiences of accessing community pharmacy services.

By Healthwatch Together

The Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust (LSCFT) is currently working on updating its Clinical Strategy.

By Healthwatch Lancashire
Project Reports

Read our latest news

A new mental health support service launches

July 26, 2022

Access to mental health support has become even easier across Lancashire and South Cumbria. Lancashire and South Cumbria Foundation Trust … Read more

Healthwatch Board meeting in public: July

July 19, 2022

The next in public meeting of our board of trustees is taking place on Tuesday 24th of January 2023 and … Read more

Top tips for Lancashire’s Heatwave

July 18, 2022

With the arrival of extreme heat over Monday 18th July and Tuesday 19th July, the Met Office has issued an … Read more