Why the Shelford Group is supporting the Health for Care Coalition
Across the public sector there is a core ethos and common set of values - service for the greater good of society, collaboration for improvement and a determination to make a positive difference for individuals, carers and families at times of need. These bind what can often seem disparate constellations to better serve our local, regional and national populations.
A treatable deadly disease
It is evident that poverty is a debilitating and deadly disease. With a yawning gap between people with a decent, or even regal, income and people who hardly earn anything, it has never been clearer to me what poverty does to health.