Report Year: 2021

An insight into accessing NHS dentistry in Camden during COVID-19

COVID-19 has created challenges for patients and service providers alike. We know that Camden?s dentists have been working around the clock to support patients in need during the pandemic.  In a recent Healthwatch Camden blog (How do NHS dental services work?), a local dentist explains how the COVID-19 pandemic is limiting the number of patients […]

Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic views on the COVID-19 vaccine

Following discussions with the NHS and other partners in Camden, we decided to explore vaccine hesitancy views locally and used what we found to support residents to arrive at an informed view about COVID-19 vaccination. In February, we worked with three local community organisations to survey 223 people about their views on the COVID-19 vaccine […]

Life in ‘Lockdown’

We asked people how they were getting information to guide them and help them stay well. We were also interested in experiences of accessing health and care services under the new conditions and how people?s health and wellbeing was being affected. We learned that the impacts of COVID-19 were far-reaching. People expressed concerns about falling […]