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National Sikh Chaplaincy Prayer Day Invitation

The UK Sikh Healthcare Chaplaincy Group invite you to take part in their annual prayer day.  Click on the attachments for more details: Letter to Hospital Trusts (PDF) Poster (PDF) Registration Form (Word)

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Job opportunity – Secretary

The Network for Pastoral, Spiritual & Religious Care in Health (NPSRCH), formerly the Healthcare Chaplaincy Faith & Belief Group, is seeking an experienced secretary to support with its administrative functions. The key role of the NPSRCH, is to promote and support the delivery of high quality religious, spiritual and pastoral care in the NHS in […]

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Employment of the First Non-Religious Lead Chaplaincy in the NHS

Lindsay Van Dijk is the first non-religious person to be employed as a full time Lead Chaplain in the NHS. This appointment is reflective of the work the Network of Pastoral, Spiritual and Religious Care in Health has undertaken over the past few years, in driving the development of an inclusive NHS Chaplaincy service. You […]

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2015 NHS Guideline Review

NHS Employers is undertaking a review to understand the impact and implementation experiences of the NHS Chaplaincy Guidelines which were introduced in 2015. As part of the review they are gathering feedback from NHS staff and patient representatives to determine the level of understanding, application and impact. Who should complete this survey? – Healthcare chaplains (both salaried […]

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‘Starting Out in  Healthcare Chaplaincy’ courses

We are pleased to be offering a further two ‘Starting Out in  Healthcare Chaplaincy’ courses in 2018-2019; copies of the Course Handbook and an Application Form are below. Course Handbook 2018-2019 FINAL Application Form Starting Out – Course Eight and Nine FINAL The dates are as follows: LONDON. Free Churches Group, 27 Tavistock Square, London […]

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Be part of the 2015 NHS England Chaplaincy Guidelines review

NHS Employers are running several stakeholder events as part of the 2015 NHS England Chaplaincy guideline review. The event is primarily aimed at Healthcare chaplains (both salaried and volunteers), Equality specialists, Managers, Commissioners, Directors, patient representative groups. To book your place please click on the link below (please note number of places are limited so […]

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www.network-health.org.uk is now live!

If you are reading this then you have found your way to our new website address.  This became active on 22 May 2018.  This is the version of the site that will be updated from now on.  The old website address will direct people to this new address.

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New Chair Elected

The Network has elected a new chair: Simon O’Donoghue.  Simon chaired his first meeting on Thursday 17 May.  He takes over from Keith Munnings. The meeting also made a presentation of thanks to Debbie Hodge for her many years of faithful service to the group in its various guises.

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Equality & Diversity Training for Chaplaincy

Equality and Diversity Training for Chaplaincy Wednesday 25th January 2017 – The Western Marble Arch Synagogue, 1 Wallenberg Place, (formerly known as Gt Cumberland Place), London, W1H 7TN. Tuesday 28th March 2017 – United Synagogue Sheffield, 3 Brincliffe Crescent, Sheffield, S11 9AW. Training Objective: To support chaplaincy services to: Deliver services that promote equality and […]

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