Nominations are now open for the inaugural Solihull – Together for Better Lives awards. The awards recognise individuals and organisations who are working together to make life better for Solihull residents. They have been created by a partnership of local health and social care organisations: Solihull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), Solihull Council, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, Solihull’s primary care providers, the voluntary and community sector and lay members representing the Solihull community.
People with lung conditions have the chance to learn helpful relaxation techniques at a support meeting in Chelmsley Wood.
Breatheasy North Solihull, a support group for people suffering from lung conditions, and their carers, has invited Kirsty Whitear, a Heart of England Foundation Trust occupational therapist, to show how relaxation techniques can help.
With ice and freezing temperatures set to continue for much of this week, doctors in Solihull are offering advice to people aged 65 and over on how to keep warm and well.