VOCAL Wellbeing, Health & Social Care Forum

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VOCAL Wellbeing, Health & Social Care Forum

About the Forum

VOCAL Wellbeing, Health & Social Care Forum was established in 2016 and aims to improve wellbeing, health and social care fror the residents of Salford.

Objectives of the Forum

  • To bring together Voluntary, Community & Social Enterprise (VCSE) organisations working with Salford residents to improve wellbeing, health and care
  • To provide broad ranging representation of the interests and views of VCSE organisations working with residents of Salford
  • To represent the views of VCSE organisations to Salford Strategic Partnerships and commissioning bodies as agreed by the Forum

VOCAL Wellbeing, Health & Social Care Reps

The Representatives aim to ensure that our service users interests are considered and that our member organisations' expertise and diverse experience fully informs commissioning and strategy. They also make sure that work with partners enhances a more effective, joined up service, to better meet the needs of and improve wellbeing, health and social care outcomes for Salford residents.

Meet your representatives here


VOCAL Wellbeing, Health & Social Care Representation

  Strategic Partnership


  Health & Wellbeing Board

  Improving Health & Wellbeing

  Transformation (GM Devolution)

  Salford Together Partnership

  • Communication & Engagement Group/Workforce Strategy
  • Integrated Care Advisory Board
  • 5x Neighbourhood boards
  • ACS Provider Board

  Transformation of Community Based Care & Support


  Standardisation of Acute & Specialist Care

  Suicide Prevention Board


  Salford Safeguarding Adults


  Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults


Forum Meetings

VOCAL Wellbeing, Health & Social Care Forum meets four times per year.  You can view reports from recent Forum meetings below.


Membership is open to VCSE organisations working within the city of Salford

To become a member sign up for our VOCAL Wellbeing, Health & Social Care Forum and E-Bulletin. Sign up here.


Lesmond Taylor (Health & Wellbeing Development Worker)

E-mail: lesmond.taylor@salfordcvs.co.uk

Forum Meeting Reports

August 2021 Report

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Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre
Registered address 
The Old Town Hall 
5 Irwell Place 
Salford, M30 0FN

Tel: 0161 787 7795 
Email: office@salfordcvs.co.uk


Salford CVS is the city-wide infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector; providing specialist information, advice, development support and opportunities for influence and collaboration.

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