The NHS will last as long as there are folk left with faith to fight for it
Please join National Demonstration to save our NHS.
If you are seeing this notification for the first time I know this is rather short notice, but if at all possible please try and support this demonstration. There are also other suggested actions you can take further down.
IT’S OUR NHS NATIONAL DEMONSTRATION March 4th
“JOIN US SATURDAY 4 MARCH, 12:00pm TAVISTOCK SQUARE, MARCH TO PARLIAMENT
Click the following link for more details including route map and transport information. Also Flyers and posters to download.
Visit the Peoples Assembly’s home page for further information:
Other Actions you can take to help ensure the continuation of the NHS
Keep our NHS public (KONP)
https://keepournhspublic.com/ Suggested actions include joining KONP or a local KONP group, donations,
Sign a petition
Please sign and share the following petition by the People’s Assembly.
URGENT: provide sufficient funding to the NHS NOW!
- For a fully funded, publicly owned NHS & social care service.
- No cuts, no closures, no privatisation.
- End the pay restraint for NHS staff.
The Red Cross has just declared the impact of the underfunding of A&E wards as a humanitarian crisis. Wards are full because sick people cannot be sent home with no care as they will die. But social care has been cut so home care is rare. People are dying as they wait for a hospital bed. This is an emergency.”
Please read more and sign the petition:
http://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/120/484/374/ – Please share widely.
Write to your MP and or the PM.
Contact your MP :http://www.parliament.uk/get-involved/contact-your-mp/
Contact the PM Teresa May: http://www.parliament.uk/biographies/commons/mrs-theresa-may/8
Save Our NHS guide to lobbying
Lobby your MP – top tips on what to say and how to say it
Since its inception in 1948 the NHS has been the envy of the world, it is the only fair way to ensure that everyone regardless of income gets access to treatment. But it is under threat from privatisation.
We have to save our NHS from being destroyed by the policies of the conservative party who would prefer a private health care system similar to the USA, and we know don’t we how awful and unfair that would be. We do not want our health to depend on how much money we have, whether we can afford insurance or whether the insurance company would wriggle out of paying for our treatment should the need arise.
This concerns us all. Please take as many of the suggested actions above. If you can, please join the Demonstration on March 4th and help to make it the biggest NHS demo in the history.
We Stand United With NHS Staff And Patients
“By refusing to properly fund the NHS, the government is making a clear statement of its values, argues Sarah Carpenter“.
NHS Support Federation