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Telephone numbers to book a meeting room at Community Fire Stations - 

  • Newcastle Community Fire Station ring 01785 898897
  • Hanley Community Fire Station ring 01785 898760
  • Leek Community Fire Station ring 01785 898501


Patient Leaflet – what happens when you are referred by your GP to see a Specialist? NHS England, together with the British Medical Association and the National Association for Patient Participation, have produced a leaflet for patients to understand what they can expect if they are referred by their GP to see a specialist or consultant at a hospital or a community health centre. Follow this link to access the leaflet.


How does the NHS in England Work - an alternative guide a whistle-stop tour from the Kings Fund of how the NHS works in 2017 and how it is changing




Further resources are available on the National Association for 
Patient Participation (NAPP) website.  

PPGs - First Year Joining Fee £60

On joining, new PPGs receive all the benefits of Annual Membership and the following package of resources

  • Starting, Growing and Sustaining Successful PPGs: guide to setting up a PPG in general practice
  • 21 Ways to make your practice thrive
  • Communications Toolkit for PPGs
  • Two N.A.P.P. ‘Proud to have a PPG ‘stickers
  • Copy of ‘What to expect from your doctor: a guide for patients (GMC)
  • Copy of CQC "What standards you have a right to expect from the regulation of your GP practice"
  • Top Tips leaflet
  • Putting Patients First: Back in General Practice Campaign Brief
  • Other current relevant documents where appropriate.

Annual Membership thereafter £40

Follow this link to find out more.

Latest News

Latest public listening event held ...
24 November 2017

The fourth of a series of five listening events to hear what NHS community services people want to prioritise ...

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Third meeting held to listening ...
15 November 2017

The third of a series of five listening events to hear what NHS community services people say they need ...

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No plans for Bradwell beds ...
14 November 2017

Contrary to recent speculation about the potential re-opening of the rehabilitation beds in Bradwell Community Hospital, the CCGs would ...

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Patients in Staffordshire who have ...
13 November 2017

As part of World Diabetes Day which takes place on November 14, the area’s Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) for ...

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Second listening event hears patient ...
10 November 2017

Patients and public attended the second of five listening events last night to discuss the future of NHS health ...

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Patients can manage their health ...
07 November 2017

People are being reminded that “It’s OK to Ask” during Self Care Week.

The week runs ...

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November events give more people ...
02 November 2017

Four more listening events held throughout November will give people a chance to develop local health services for the ...

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Marcus Warnes appointed as single ...
25 October 2017

Health care leaders across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent’s clinical commissioning groups have announced the appointment of Marcus Warnes as ...

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Public have their say on ...
18 October 2017

Over 110 people took an opportunity to help shape the future of NHS health services in the Leek area last ...

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