All members should have received the June-September edition of Forum Focus in the post. And it is also available to see here. It includes articles about threats to the triple lock on pensions, cuts to free travel in London before 9am, as well as updates on Covid-19 in Enfield. We have the usual Bright Side jokes and a guest article explaining how passenger aircraft have been repurposed to carry urgent PPE round the world. Our president Monty Meth discusses social care and there is an update on our Fairer Funding campaign.
We urge everyone to follow government guidelines during these difficult times and we look forward to the time when we can meet again in person.
The proposed health care centre at North Middlesex University Hospital would benefit both Enfield residents and NHS staff.
The proposed health care centre at North Middlesex University Hospital would benefit both Enfield residents and NHS staff.The Forum is calling on local MPs to back plans for a new multi-purpose integrated health care centre at North Middlesex University Hospital that would reduce pressure on the A & E department there and help improve services to residents in the east of the borough.
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Enfield residents could lose their say on local NHS services after a huge North London administration body was created without any public debate
The biggest shake-up in the NHS is underway with the creation next April of a single mega-CCG (Clinical Commissioning Group) covering Enfield, Barnet, Islington, Camden and Haringey.
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The Forum continues the fight for fairer funding
Jo Churchill MP, the new Minister for Public Health (replacing Seema Kennedy, who has moved to the Home Office), found Enfield’s abysmal public health funding allocation at the top of her agenda when she took over the post.
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For older people, keeping warm in winter is not just about comfort – it is about staying healthy. So the Forum has teamed up with HEET to help cut fuel bills
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