Closing the healthcare gap for the homeless

Last week Public Health Minister, Anna Sourby, announced that £10 million worth of funding will be made available to support hospital aftercare for the homeless. This is a much-needed cash boost and fantastic news for vulnerable adults and voluntary sector organisations, just like Spectrum Community Health, who provide invaluable and often life-saving support to these […]

New service to tackle alcohol related hospital admissions

People experiencing drink related illness and injury will be offered extra support from Spectrum Community Health following the announcement of an Alcohol Liaison Service with The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust. Launching at Pinderfields Hospital in June, the Alcohol Liaison Service will include a daily clinic which can support anyone who attends the hospital with […]

‘Stay Safe’ and get tested this Valentine’s.

Spectrum’s sexual health team will out in Wakefield City Centre on Saturday 9th February, giving advice and raising awareness about maintaining good sexual health. With romance in the air, as we approach Valentine’s Day, the main message is ‘be responsible’ and ‘Stay Safe’. The team will be at Spectrum’s mobile health unit, outside Wakefield Cathedral, […]