Healthwatch Somerset is the organisation that champions the consumer interest of all those who use health and social care services in Somerset. Their job is to be active in the local community involving people, assisting people and putting forward the community's views about health and social care issues.
Your local Healthwatch's job is to hear from you what you think about the health and social care services in Somerset and to make sure that organisations that provide services take your views into consideration when planning and providing those services. Healthwatch will also provide you with information about the health and social care services available in your area.
You can reach your local Healthwatch in the following ways:
Telephone: 01278 264 405
Consultations and engagement
Patient Participation Groups (PPGs)
Local meetings and events