Healthwatch Cumbria is overseen by an independent board who help to ensure that we meet all of our statutory and contractual obligations.
The Board is chaired by Helen Horne and meets quarterly and all board members are selected because of their skills, knowledge and experience.
Healthwatch Board Meeting Dates 2017
Tuesday 31st January 2017 (Board Meeting in Public)
14:00-16:00, Best Life Building, People First Independent Advocacy, 4-8 Oxford Street, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 2AH
Tuesday 09th May 2017 (Board Meeting in Public)
14:00 – 16:00, Best Life Building, People First Independent Advocacy, 123-127 Botchergate, Carlisle, CA1 1RZ
Tuesday 08th August 2017 (Board Meeting in Public)
14:00 – 16:oo pm, Best Life Building, 12 Duke Street, Barrow in Furness, LA14 1LF
Tuesday 07th November 2017 (Board Meeting in Public)
14:00 – 16:00, Kendal – Venue to be confirmed
Procedure for Accepting Questions from Members of the Public during Board Meetings Held in Public
Healthwatch Cumbria is accountable to members of the public and we are always interested to hear people’s views on how we can best achieve our aims and to help to inform our priorities.
These meetings will include priority setting and resource allocation, helping members of the public to understand the process and rationale behind our work priorities, amongst other things.
For more information on the structure and format of these meetings, please see attached procedure
The Board also meet regularly for Development Sessions (not open to the public) – dates for meetings in 2017 are:
Monday 27th February
Monday 06th June
Monday 11th September
Monday 04th December