Tameside is the preferred home for many diverse communities ranging from the Asian communities who settled here decades ago to the more recent arrivals from Eastern Europe.
LIPS acknowledges the diverse demands and provides a quality flexible service to meet these challenges. The service also recognises that some sections of the local population encounter difficulty in accessing health services due to barriers such as language, culture, religion and discrimination. LIPS enables service users from minority ethnic communities access local health services provided by NHS Tameside & Glossop and Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
LIPS aims to:-
The service offers:-
The service is accessible 24 hours a day