Fighting Back to Win!
Health Campaigns Together and The People's Assembly Health Campaigns Conference
Saturday 4 November, 11am - 4:30pm
Hammersmith Town Hall, 1 Riverside Gardens, London, W6 9LE
After organising the biggest-ever demonstration in defence of the NHS in London on March 4 in collaboration with Peoples Assembly and with backing from a dozen unions, Health Campaigns Together is calling for the biggest-ever conference on NHS campaigning. It is to be in Hammersmith Town Hall, on Saturday November 4.
Ken Loach - award-winning film director
Sarah Cook - Unite
Sarah Gorton - Head of Health UNISON
Dr Chaad Nagpaul - BMA Chair of Council
Steve Cowan - Hammersmith & Fulham Council Leader
Julian Bell – Ealing Council Leader
John Lister – Editor Health Campaigns Together
*Plus local campaigns*
This is a campaigners’ conference to update and share information and experience from the fight to defend our NHS against cash-driven cuts and privatisation.
Most of the conference time will be workshop discussion on a range of topics including: Working with local government; Building alliances; Defending rural health care; Fighting for mental health services; Building campaigns for social care; Challenging STPs/CEPs/ACSs/ACOs – what works? Fighting for safe staffing and safe services; Fighting privatisation; The Naylor Review and the great land grab; Reversing Lansley’s Health & Social Care Act; Raising the pressure to bust the cap on NHS pay. Working with trade unions and health workers. Campaigning for democracy and accountability in health care.