Welcome to Healthwatch Cornwall 

We are a small organisation with a big remit - to ensure health and social care services in Cornwall are the best they can be for you, now and in the future.

By listening to your experiences of publicly funded health and social care services we are able to inform decisions made by the commissioners and providers of them.

This means your voice is heard by those planning and delivering services and can influence positive outcomes.

Share your story by completing our Have your say feedback form.

You can call us on 0800 0381 281 too - as well as listening to your experiences, we can provide information about which health and social care services may be able to assist you.

Our advice line is open Monday-Friday, 10am-1pm, and operates an out-of-hours answerphone service. We aim to respond to answerphone messages by close of business the following day.

Download contact details of our most frequently signposted organisations here.

Keep up-to-date on the Sustainability and Transformation Plan (Shaping Our Future) via our dedicated web page and share your views of the proposals with us.

Healthwatch Cornwall is part of a local Healthwatch collective that will feed into Healthwatch England and potentially influence national policy, advice and guidance.


Your Cornwall health and social care news

18th January

Kate Shields has been appointed as Chief Executive at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust. She was selected from a strong field of candidates following an interview process which included presentations to senior clinicians, external…

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21st November

  People in Cornwall and health professionals recognise that while there is evidence of good end of life care in Cornwall it is “patchy” according to the latest findings from Healthwatch Cornwall.   The county’s…

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