You will find the most recent surveys/questionnaires gathering views on different Health and Social Care services below so that you can give your views:
Organ donation - Deadline 06/03/2018
The government plans to change the organ donation system to an 'opt-out' system. They want to find out what people think of how the changes should be made.
Complete the online survey by 6 March 2018
Blue Badge scheme: consultation on eligibility (Deadline - 18/03/2018)
The Government are proposing to change the eligibility criteria for the Blue Badge scheme to include people with non-physical conditions. The government believes that the Blue Badge scheme should not discriminate in principle between physical and non-physical disabilities.
This is part of the government’s objective to ensure that those people with the greatest need have access to badges, whilst ensuring the scheme remains sustainable.
Proposal sfor children and young people's mental health (deadline 2/3/18)
The government has published proposals to improve mental health support for children and young people in England - Over £300 million has been made available to fund them.
The government is asking people for their views on the planned measures, which are set out in a green paper. The measures include:
- encouraging every school and college to have a ‘designated senior mental health lead’
- setting up mental health support teams working with schools, to give children and young people earlier access to services
- piloting a 4-week waiting time for NHS children and young people’s mental health services
The consultation is open until 2 March 2018.
Are you aware about the changes to NHS and Social Care?
The Patient Association are keen to understand how aware people are about changes to the NHS and social care. Find out more inforamtion and complete the online survey