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Chris Braved the Shave

By |September 14th, 2021|Fundraising, Latest News|

A massive thank you to Chris Wakefield (Vice-Chair of Trustees & Fundraiser for the HealthBus) and everyone who supported him to have his curly locks shaved off for the HealthBus. Chris has raised over £400! It's not too late to [...]

Mayor visit to HealthBus

By |July 15th, 2021|Fundraising, Latest News|

HealthBus Medical Director, Maggie Kirk welcomed Cllr David Kelsey, the Mayor of Bournemouth, to the HealthBus today. Cllr Kelsey not only met with the team and patients but wanted to know more about the charities objectives and key goals. . [...]

  • Cutting the ribbon at the new mobile clinic launch

New mobile clinic launched today

By |June 17th, 2021|Latest News|

Our new mobile clinic was launched today! It will enable the HealthBus Trust to deliver healthcare at the point of need to people experiencing homelessness. The new purpose-built vehicle with two well equipped consultation rooms is the result of months [...]

COVID-19 Heroes:

By |May 15th, 2020|Latest News|

Thank you to everyone who took part in our ‘Covid-19 Heroes Campaign’. Amazingly, over 70 creative Covid-19 Heroes responded to our appeal to cut out and decorate a HealthBus Badge in such artistic ways! Thank you for sharing these amazing [...]

COVID-19 Outbreak

By |March 25th, 2020|Latest News|

At the end of March 2020, the Trustees took to the difficult decision to suspend operations due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Sadly, we have not been able to have face to face contact with our homeless and rough sleeping patients. [...]

Fundraising launch party

By |January 31st, 2020|Latest News|

A huge thank you to everyone who supported our launch event on 30 January. We raised nearly £4,000 (without including Gift Aid)! Since becoming a registered charity at the end of last year, we can now start fundraising and applying [...]

Winter Immunisations

By |December 11th, 2019|Latest News|

From today you might see two new faces at the HealthBus. A big 'thank you' to Public Health Dorset for providing a nurse and admin support each Thursday morning for winter immunisations. The nurse will be offering flu and pneumonia [...]

Charity Status Accepted

By |December 11th, 2019|Latest News|

It is with great pride and excitement that we now have a recognised charity status. This creates a huge opportunity for the HealthBus to develop further, allowing us to apply for grants and local funding to provide healthcare for rough [...]

PAYPAL GIVING

Please donate now and make the difference to rough sleepers across Bournemouth and the surrounding areas.

Thank you for your support.

DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN

HELP IS AVAILABLE…

EMERGENCIES: 999

GP SERVICES: please phone your own surgery or 111.

THE CRESCENT PROVIDENCE SURGERY: on 01202 395195 is open 7 days a

week from 8am – 6 pm during April for anyone registered via the

HealthBus. Out of hours please call 111.

HOMELESSNESS NURSE: Chrissie Croucher on 07342 063741

Mon, Wed, Fri 9-12.30pm

HOMELESS MENTAL HEALTH: Angie Mc Hale on 01202 584412

GENERAL SUPPORT: BCP Council “Together We Can” for general support on

0300 123 7052 (8am – 8pm).

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