Reports

Reports

April 12, 2024
Sexual health is a significant aspect of a young person’s overall health and well-being. The World Health Organization (WHO) defines sexual health as “a state of physical, emotional, mental, and social-well-being in relation to sexuality; it is not merely the absence of disease, dysfunction, or infirmity”.
April 12, 2024
In Camden, a 2021 survey reported 8% of year 8 and 10 pupils were occasionally or regularly vaping. This report looks at current perceptions about vaping among young people aged 13-19 years old.
April 12, 2024
Mental health and well-being of young people in England is in steep decline leading to unprecedented demand for mental health support. Analysis of local and national data in 2021 found that Camden had the second highest prevalence of severe and enduring mental illness, including schizophrenia, bipolar affective disorder, and other psychoses, out of all the other North Central London boroughs.
December 21, 2022
A snapshot report into local people's experiences using Camden's Urgent and Emergency Care Services.
November 30, 2022
Healthwatch Camden interviewed local women and their experiences of using local maternity services to identify gaps and put forward recommendations to support the well-being of women giving birth in Camden.
September 21, 2022
Today marks the launch of Healthwatch Camden's Strategic Plan for 2022-2026: 'Championing a Healthier Future'.
July 15, 2022
Healthwatch Camden worked in partnership with the other North Central London Healthwatch to gather local people's experiences of 'Long Covid'. Our aims were to identify any gaps in current provisions and support the better development of services and systems that help local people in NCL to manage their symptoms.
January 11, 2022
According to Women's Aid, domestic abuse is defined as an incident or pattern of incidents of controlling, coercive, threatening, degrading and violent behaviour, including sexual violence, in the majority of cases by a partner or ex-partner, but also by a family member or carer.
January 7, 2022
Here is Healthwatch Camden's annual report from 2021/22
July 25, 2021
We wanted to find out the health and social care issues young people aged fifteen to sixteen in Camden think are important to their demographic and also to find out how they like to be communicated to by health professionals and teachers. To this end we devised a Youth Social Media campaign week. It is a pilot campaign using videos developed by school children from William Ellis School and LaSWAP sixth form consortium.
June 24, 2021
Healthwatch Camden called all 33 dental practices with NHS contracts in Camden and asked them a series of questions about their availability. We spoke to a variety of dental practice staff members including reception staff, practice managers, and dentists. The findings in the report provide a snapshot of the dental care situation in Camden during the COVID-19 pandemic.
June 21, 2021
According to Office for National Statistics, people have become increasingly positive about the vaccine uptake, however, as per the SAGE report in December 2020, people from Black or Black British ethnic groups were the most likely to be hesitant to take the vaccine. In terms of age, the younger population also were less likely to take the vaccine as compared to the older groups.