CHEX-Point Newsletter Issue 47 - Out now!

Front coverWe've now published the latest edition of CHEX-Point Newsletter - the quarterly magazine that brings you a deep dive into the issues affecting community-led health. We've got some brilliant articles, case studies and updates for you in this edition.

  • Gerry McLaughlin from NHS Health Scotland on the important contribution community-led health makes
  • Janet Muir from CHEX outlines her vision for community-led health
  • Bringing together the evidence - An examination of evidencing community-led health, with case studies from three excellent organisations: Community Transport Association Network, Healthy Valleys and Living Well North Edinburgh
  • CHEX Conference 2014 report
  • Scottish National Action Plan for Human Rights briefing
  • Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill update
  • CHEX News

It's a great selection of articles from people across the sector - we hope you enjoy it!

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Community Health Exchange

CHEX is short for Community Health Exchange. We promote and support community-led health -where local communities identify the issues that are important to them and organise to take collective action to address these issues and improve their health. 

Paul Gray, Director General Health and Social Care and Chief Executive of NHS Scotland:

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If you are a local group or organisation in Scotland working to improve the health of your community, or if you are in the statutory sector supporting this type of work, you can register with us for information, advice, networking and training opportunities.

Find out more about CHEX and our network of local community-led health organisations by selecting from the buttons below, or for more about what we do, use the menu on the left.

  

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  What is community-led health?

Want to know more about community-led health? Watch a short clip of our film 'The Picture of Health' below featuring some of the local organisations CHEX supports.  

 

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 *further chapters of the film can be accessed here along with subtitled versions*

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