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Locala diabetes team wins national award

Tuesday 18 November 2014

A Locala team providing an education programme for people with Type 2 diabetes in Kirklees has received a prestigious national award and hailed as ‘star quality’.

The team delivering the DESMOND course has been presented with...[more]

Antibiotics aren't always the answer

Tuesday 18 November 2014

Today is European Antibiotic Awareness Day and Locala is helping to promote the correct use of antibiotics.

Many people expect to be prescribed antibiotics every time they see a clinician but this form of medication isn’t...[more]

Calling all Members! A date for your diaries... Members' Council meeting

Friday 14 November 2014

You are invited to observe a Members' Council meeting on Wednesday 26 November, 18:30-20:30 at Brian Jackson House, Huddersfield. This is an excellent opportunity for you to meet our Council, learn more about the work that...[more]

'Strap me, not wrap me' infant safety campaign heads south

Friday 14 November 2014

A successful campaign designed to raise awareness about the dangers of incorrectly fastening babies into car seats is extending from north Kirklees to the south.

It was Locala Immunisation Staff Nurse Dawn Moyhayuddin who...[more]

Locala health visitor is a jolly good Fellow

Tuesday 11 November 2014

Cleckheaton-based Locala health visitor Pauline Shaw is one of 15 outstanding health visitors across the country chosen to join the prestigious Institute of Health Visiting’s Fellowship programme.

Pauline, who works at...[more]

Diabetes nurses celebrate World Diabetes Day with a healthy breakfast

Tuesday 11 November 2014

Huddersfield community Diabetes nurses will be giving people a wake-up call with a difference when they celebrate World Diabetes Day on Friday (November 14).

The specialist team, based at Princess Royal Health Centre, will be...[more]

Locala scoops Investors in People 'Silver'

Monday 10 November 2014

Locala has been awarded the prestigious ‘Silver’ status in the national 'Investors in People' (IIP) standard, designed to highlight outstanding people management within businesses and organisations.

Locala is now recognised as...[more]

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