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Adopting basic income scheme in Wales could improve health for all

A new report published today (22.07.21) by Public Health Wales suggests that introducing a basic income scheme in Wales could be a catalyst for better health and well-being outcomes for all.  

Notice of Annual General Meeting of the Public Health Wales Board

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Public Health Wales Board will be held on Thursday 29 July 2021 at 10:00. 

Week 62: 'How Are We Doing in Wales' public engagement survey results

The results of the latest ‘How Are We Doing in Wales’ public engagement survey have been released today (18 June 2021) by Public Health Wales. 

Delta variant (VOC-21APR-02) numbers rise to 488 cases in Wales

The number of new cases of Delta variant (21-APR-02) has risen to 488 according to new figures published today by Public Health Wales.

Delta variant (VOC-21APR-02) is now the most common variant of new cases in Wales as numbers rise to 315

Public Health Wales has today confirmed the numbers of Delta variant (VOC-21APR-02) have increased to 315.  This is a rise of 131 cases since the last update given on 10 June.

Report highlights challenges faced by unpaid carers during pandemic

A new Cardiff University report, funded by Public Health Wales, highlights the additional challenges that unpaid carers have faced during the Coronavirus pandemic. 

81 new cases of Delta variant since 3 June, as localised community transmission occurs

Public Health Wales is urging people to stick to social distancing rules and to take up the offer of a vaccine following a significant increase in the number of Delta variant (VOC-21APR-02) cases of Coronavirus.

Coping strategies made a difference to young people's mental well-being during pandemic

A new report, published today (08.06.21) by Public Health Wales, identifies a range of activities and behaviours that helped young people deal with the difficult changes to their lives during the pandemic.

Over 1,300 lateral flow test packs distributed in five days in Conwy cluster investigation

People living in Llandudno Junction, Llandudno and Penrhyn Bay are being urged to get a free Coronavirus test to help stop the spread of the Delta variant of Coronavirus (VOC-21APR-02), even if they have no symptoms.

Talking about childhood experiences with health visitor enriches relationships and gives health improvement for whole family

A new report, published by Public Health Wales today (03.06.21) suggests that when Health Visitors enquire about caregiver’s adverse childhood experiences (ACE’s) as part of their routine visits, a series of positive benefits are found by all parties.