These individuals act as a community conduit between the communities they represent and us here at Healthwatch Doncaster.
It is our role to facilitate open conversations with strategic leaders where appropriate when health inequalities and challenges raised.
Ambassador meetings happen on a monthly basis at the very heart of the group the common goal of ensuring voice’s are heard, while tackling the issues that matter the most.
Health Ambassador Representatives currently attend meetings from the following communities:
- Cancer survivors
- Mental Health support
- Social housing and Homelessness
- Deaf/Hard of Hearing
- Gypsy, Roma and Traveller networks
- Adults & young people with learning disabilities
- Asylum Seekers and Refugees
- Amber girls
- Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender groups
- Armed Forces / Veteran
If you are part of a community that you feel is seldom heard and would like to explore the possibility of becoming a health ambassador representative please get in touch for an informal chat.