Patient Forums within NHS Rushcliffe Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

 Patient forums are for:

  • Patients
  • Carers
  • People with an interest in health services and conditions

What are Patient Forums?

  • They are for local people with a desire to improve local services for people like them

2017 Patient Forum dates

CHAT – Cancer Help Action Team
CHAT usually meets on the first Wednesday in the month, for coffee at The Bistro on Main Street in Keyworth, to which you are very welcome.  Outings may also be organised. Please contact Daphne Butler on 0115 937 3734 for further information. 


NHS Rushcliffe CCG Diabetes Forum

The next Rushcliffe Diabetes Forum meeting will be held:
Saturday 18th November 10.30am -12.00noon at the Cedar Room, West Bridgford Library

Speaker: Heather Daly Rushcliffe Specialist Diabetes Nurse service


NHS Rushcliffe CCG Mental Health and Well Being Forum
Dates for 2017 are still being arranged. Please contact Sue Knowles for further information as below.


Unwind with Words - usually the third Monday of the month, 10.30am - 12.00noon
20 November

West Bridgford Library
For more information, contact Sue Knowles on 0115 969 9060 or the library on 0115 981 6506

NHS Rushcliffe CCG Carers Forum - Carers Health Advice Information Network (CHAIN)
The next meeting will be held  - Tuesday 20th March 2018 2.30-4-00pm at Keyworth Library, Church Drive, Keyworth NG12 5FF


2.30 –2.35 - Welcome and Apologises     


2.35 -2.55 - Carers Implementation Group - Dan Godley Nottinghamshire County Council - Adult Social Care

2.55 -3.10 - Let’s Live Well in Rushcliffe project update  - Anthony Walthall

3.10-3.30 - Rushliffe CCG Update  - Neeley Browne - Long Term conditions Self Improvement Manager               


3.30–3.45 - Information sharing/health Issues                     

3.45- 3.50 - Topics for future meetings                   

3.50-4.00 - Relaxation- poems/readings   Ann Penn


NHS Rushcliffe CCG Learning Disability Forum
The next meeting will be held Friday 24 November, 10.45am to 12noon and will look at How to Prevent Falls.

Safe Places You can download a list of Safe Places in Nottinghamshire pdfhere. In Rushcliffe, these are at West Bridgford Library, Renew 37, Abbey Road, West Bridgford, West Bridgford Medical Centre and Bingham Library


Rushcliffe Stroke Survivors Group 2017
At The Lounge St. Paul's Church, Boundary Road, West Bridgford, on the second Wednesday of each month, 2.00pm to 4.00pm

Dates for 2017 to be announced. Please contact Sue Knowles on 0115 969 9060 for more information.


More information
For more information about any of the patient forums please contact either Helen Limb at NHS Rushcliffe CCG on 0115 883 7880 or Sue Knowles at Rushcliffe Community and Voluntary Service on 0115 969 9060 ext 132. Alternatively visit the Rushcliffe CCG website at