Local Healthwatch

A Local Healthwatch covers every Local Authority area in England.


A Local Healthwatch  is an ORGANISATION.

A Local Healthwatch  covers every Local Authority  area in England.

A Local Healthwatch:

  • represents the views of:

    • people who use SERVICES

    • carers and

    • the public

on the Health and Wellbeing Boards set up by Local Authorities

  • provides a complaints advocacy service to support people who make a complaint about SERVICES

For further information on Local Healthwatch, see the Healthwatch England  website at: What we do.

Also Known As

This NHS business definition is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly Local Involvement Networks (LINks)