Healthwatch Reading is your local health and social care champion.
If you use GPs and hospitals, dentists, pharmacies, care homes or other support services in your area, we want to hear about your experiences. We are independent of the NHS and council and have the power to make sure decision makers listen to local feedback and improve standards of care.
You can also get reliable and trustworthy information and advice from us – whether you’re trying to find a new GP or dentist, need to know latest Covid guidance or want to understand your options and rights, then our friendly and committed team are here to help.
We can also help if you need to make a formal complaint.
Our service is free, independent and confidential and available to all Reading. residents.
Pandemic working: call our helpline, email or visit our website. The drop-in is closed, in-person meetings by appointment.