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Discharge lounge gets a revamp

Staff from the Discharge Lounge at the University Hospital of Wales have worked with the Health Board's Patient Experience Team to revamp their environment, making it more patient-friendly.

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Stonewall Workplace Equality Index 2018

Today marks the release of the Stonewall Workplace Equality Index, and Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (UHB) is proud to announce that they have risen over 30 places in the ranking to achieve 51st place.

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Marie Curie National Support Line Introducing Interpretation Service

The Marie Curie National Support Line provides emotional support and practical information for anyone affected by terminal illness. From 1st February 2018 the Support Line will be launching an interpretation service which will allow them to provide Information and Support in over 200 languages for the very first time.

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The Making Sense of Food Project - Food Vale Survey

Food Vale wants to hear about your experiences and thoughts about food. Food Vale thinks it's really important you do this because all of this information will be used to make it easier for people the Vale of Glamorgan to live happier lives. And that starts by Food Vale listening to what you have to say.

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RNIB Cymru's Online Today project is offering free training

The training will equip staff, volunteers and professionals working within the community with the knowledge, confidence and understanding to help people with sight loss access the benefits of being online and show them that, despite sight loss, partially sighted and blind people can access, use and enjoy all aspects of the internet too.

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Caring Times

The latest, January 2018 edition of Caring Times is now available to view/download. Caring Times is the newsletter for carers living in the Vale of Glamorgan.

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It's not too late to protect yourself from Flu!

Influenza (flu) is now circulating across Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan, and the number of cases is increasing. The flu vaccine remains the best way to protect yourself against catching flu and vaccines are still available and offer protection.

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