Monthly Archives: June 2017

Celebrating 80 years of 999

Today, Friday 30 June, marks the 80th anniversary of the 999 emergency number. The 999 number was first introduced in London in 1937 and was the world’s first emergency number. The first ever 999 call was made right in London Read more

Stockton-on Tees care home rated as outstanding

CQC rates Stockton-on-Tees care home as Outstanding The CQC has found the quality of care provided by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council at 1 Lanark Close, a care home in Elm Tree, to be Outstanding following an inspection in March and April. Read more

New training initiative set to improve Care Homes

A collaborative approach to improve training in the care home sector in Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees is proving popular.   The bespoke training programme is being delivered by the North Tees and Hartlepool Education Alliance of organisations including Stockton Borough Council, Read more


Summer is on its way at last – and health experts are reminding people to take care while enjoying the sunshine. Local hospitals and health services see a number of patients every year who have become ill due to summer Read more

Celebrating Patient Participation Awareness Week

NHS calls on patients to get involved   NHS Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees CCG and Stockton based voluntary development agency Catalyst have joined forces to raise awareness and celebrate the success of the Community Health Ambassadors project during Patient Participation Awareness Read more

Annual Report and Accounts 2016/17

We have now published our Annual Report and Accounts for 2016/17. Please click here to see a copy.

My Voice, My Choice

My Voice, My Choice is a new approach to joining up health, social care and other services for people with long term health conditions. The aim of My Voice, My Choice is to improve the experience and quality of care Read more