As a Lewisham resident you have a right to be involved in discussions and decisions about local health and social care services.
Healthwatch works to help local people get the best out of their local health and social care services. Whether it's improving them today or helping to shape them for tomorrow. Healthwatch is all about local voices being able to influence the delivery and design of local services. Not just people who use them, but anyone who might need to in the future.
Healthwatch are the independent champion for patient and public voice - it reports concerns about the quality of healthcare to Healthwatch England, which can then recommend the Care Quality Commission take action.
Healthwatch Lewisham is based in the Old Town Hall, Catford Road, London, SE6 4RU
Their team can be contacted on 020 8690 5012 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
By sharing your experiences and ideas about NHS services in Lewisham with your local Healthwatch, you can influence the way services are run. Why not send them an email or attend one of their public meetings?
If you would like more information or want to have your say about NHS services in Lewisham please visit the Healthwatch Lewisham website.