Northants homeless screened for TB, hepatitis and HIV: Interview with director of public health, Lucy Wightman

Dec 04, 2018, 05:28 PM

A new project providing free health screening drop-in sessions for homeless people has launched across the county this month.

Those attending the sessions will be tested for TB, Hepatitis A, B and C, and HIV. A general health check will also be carried out.

I spoke to Northamptonshire County Council's director of public health, Lucy Wightman...


Dates for screening project across Northamptonshire:

Northampton - December 3 & 4, The Hope Centre, Northampton

Wellingborough - December 5, Nations Wellingborough Centre

Rushden - December 6, Rushden Full Gospel Church

Daventry - December 7, Daventry Methodist Church

Corby - December 10, The Old Police Station

Towcester - 14, The Methodist Church

Kettering - December 17, Salvation Army