New Friends of Fareham Community Hospital Information Service Opens
Wednesday 20 September 2017
New Fareham Primary Care Service
A new service for Fareham people seeing urgent same-day GP appointments welcomed its first patients today (Wednesday September 20) as it got off to a ‘smooth’ start.
The Fareham Primary Care Service (FPCS), based at a hub at Fareham Community Hospital, Park Gate, dealt with 60 patient calls in its first three hours after going live at 8am.
Thursday 28 September 2017
"Live Well with COPD"
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Presented by Richard Geall and Mathew Clemo
At Fareham Community Hospital
Opens 6.30pm for 7.00pm discussion start
Entry Charge £5.00 per attendee, including refreshments on entry
Please pay on the door.
All proceeds go to Friends of Fareham Community Hospital funds
16 September 2017 - Pain Workshop
Portsmouth Hospital NHS Trust are offering a Pain Management Workshop on Saturday 16 September. For details see the PDF in our Downloads section or contact Ms Valerie Robinson:
Tuesday 8 August 2017
On Tuesday 8 August we organised a BBQ for our Volunteers as a thank you for all their support. Over 40 Volunteers and their friends attended. The two David's did a sterling job of cooking the food and greatest of thanks also to all the people who provided additional food and helped to set up and serve the BBQ.
20 July 2017 - Fareham Health Sumit
Local MP - Suella Fernandes
This public meeting was an opportunity for residents to put their concerns regarding health and social care directly to senior staff of the various organisations responsible. It was open to residents throughout Fareham constituency who would like to find out more.
Many residents have contacted Suella to raise concerns over services in our area, ranging from GP and hospital waiting times, mental health services, the under-utilisation of Fareham Community Hospital and problems with Adult Health & Care.
This meeting was arranged so that those responsible could listen to the public's questions and provide an update on work that is taking place.
Organisations invited include:
The meeting was held at Fareham Community Hospital and entry was free.
8 July 2017 - Warsash Festival
The Warsash Festival took place this year on Saturday 8 July, at 12.30 in the Strawberry Field, Warsash. https://www.facebook.com/Warsash-Festival-1527971854147598/ FFCH ran a stall at the festival and raised £85.50.
29 June 2017 - AGM
The 2017 Annual General Meeting of FFCH was held on Thursday 29 June at 6.30pm at the Hospital in the reception area.
The event included a presentation by Dr Tom Bertram and Kerry Cooper, explaining the CCG's plans for the expansion of services at the hospital and the Same Day Access Hub under the Better Local Care project for Fareham.
The following Trustees were elected at the meeting:
Chair - Petta Dillaway
Deputy Chair - Jill Sadler
Hon. Secretary - Patricia Gulliford
Hon. Treasurer - Peter Humphreys
FFCH have paid for the central island at FCH to be revitalised and FFCH volunteers have assisted in the planting of the island.
FFCH have purchased a 9 ball exercise ball stand to assist the Physiotherapy Services at FCH to store and retrieve the balls.