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111 service now available across Wales

Urgent medical and health advice is now available across Wales 24 hours a day, seven days a week following the successful rollout of the 111 helpline.

05/04/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 4 April

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 4 April

01/04/2022
National changes to COVID-19 self-isolation and testing come into effect in Powys

Information about coronavirus testing in Powys.

31/03/2022
Powys Teaching Health Board responds to publication of the Second Ockenden Report into failings in maternity care provided by The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust
NHS logo - dark blue background with white NHS letters
NHS logo - dark blue background with white NHS letters

Powys Teaching Health Board responds to publication of the Second Ockenden Report into failings in maternity care provided by The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust.

30/03/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 28 March

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 28 March

24/03/2022
COVID Cases Remain High

COVID cases in Powys have seen a sharp increase in recent days, Powys Teaching Health Board has warned.

22/03/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 21 March

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 21 March

17/03/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 14 March

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 14 March

11/03/2022
Get Walking
Ramblers Cymru Engagement and Communications Manager Brân Devey at the top of a hill
Ramblers Cymru Engagement and Communications Manager Brân Devey at the top of a hill

Ramblers Cymru is encouraging people to put their best foot forward and get outdoors to improve their mental health and wellbeing.

11/03/2022
The latest edition of our COVID-19 Vaccination Newsletter (11 March 2022) is now available

Read our newsletter online or download our pdf.

11/03/2022
New website offers nutrition and education advice to Powys residents

The newly launched Nutrition Skills for Life website will provide practical support and advice for people across Wales, helping them make healthy food choices and access training. 

10/03/2022
Fun Recipes on Menu for Schools in Powys
Person using knife to cut cucumbers in to small pieces
Person using knife to cut cucumbers in to small pieces

A local scheme is hoping that Spider Sandwiches and Dinosaur Spaghetti will encourage children from across Powys to eat healthily.

07/03/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 7 March

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 7 March

04/03/2022
Councillors and Health Board to consider plans for new health and wellbeing campus in central Newtown

Powys County Council’s Cabinet and Powys Teaching Health Board are to consider the draft Strategic Outline Case (SOC) for the multi-agency health and wellbeing campus in the centre of Newtown.

28/02/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 28 February

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 28 February

25/02/2022
Need For Powys Befrienders Has Soared Since Covid
Powys Befriending Service group at 23 Social in Newtown
Powys Befriending Service group at 23 Social in Newtown

More volunteers are needed as the number of people seeking support from the Powys Befriending Service has risen by more than 233% since the start of the pandemic.

23/02/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 21 February

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 21 February

18/02/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 14 February

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 14 February

11/02/2022
Covid Changes

Powys residents are being urged to remain on their guard for COVID-19 despite a reduction in county cases and the further easing of national restrictions.

11/02/2022
Drop-In COVID Vaccination Sessions - week beginning 7 February
Row of COVID 19 vaccine vials
Row of COVID 19 vaccine vials

Drop-in vaccination clinics week beginning 7 February

04/02/2022