What is Healthwatch?

Healthwatch is an independent consumer champion for the public.

Healthwatch gives people a powerful voice locally through local Healthwatch and nationally through Healthwatch England.

Healthwatch England (click here to visit their website) provides leadership, support and advice for local Healthwatch organisations.Local Healthwatch is responsible for ensuring that local voices are able to influence the delivery and design of local services.

It also provides information and advice to help people access and make choices about services and helps people to access independent support, if they need it, to complain about NHS services.

Healthwatch Stoke-on-Trent

You can get in touch with Healthwatch Stoke-on-Trent (click here to visit their website) at the following address:
The Dudson Centre
Hope Street
Telephone: 01782 683080

Healthwatch Stoke-on-Trent is an independent organisation which is commissioned by Stoke-on-Trent City Council.

The City Council is responsible for ensuring that Healthwatch Stoke-on-Trent is efficient and effective.

If you have any comments about how well Healthwatch Stoke-on-Trent is performing please contact:

Service Development and Modernisation Team Manager, Commissioning and Procurement Division, People Directorate, Civic Centre, Glebe Street, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 1HH. Email:, Tel 01782 235948.

More information
Further information about Healthwatch is available from the Department of Health - click here .