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Urgent Change to New Abortion Law Requested

Calls are being made by Janet Finch-Saunders, Shadow Minister for Social Care and Young People, for the new law which enables home abortions in Wales to be amended urgently so that any concerned women or girls are able to access a medical clinic or professional if an issue is raised during the pr

COVID-19: Aberconwy AM Welcomes Venue Cymru Field Hospital Announcement

Janet Finch-Saunders AM/AC, Member for Aberconwy, has welcomed the announcement that Venue Cymru will be converted into a temporary field hospital, providing an additional 350 beds to patients with coronavirus-related respiratory complaints. BCUHB says this temporary hospital will work alongside

Flooding: Aberconwy AM Secures Extension to Funding Deadline

An extension to the deadline for residents to apply for the flood funding grant has been secured by Janet Finch-Saunders AM.  The application window was set to close today (31/03/2020), but the Member has succeeded to secure an agreement by the Minister for Finance that the deadline will be exten

Covid-19: Lack of PPE for social care staff ‘risking lives’

In a letter to the Health Minister, Janet Finch-Saunders AM – the Shadow Minister for Social Care – has called on the Welsh Government to prioritise the supply and distribution of personal protective equipment (PPE) to protect social care employees.

Progress with Campaign to Save Glan Clwyd Park and Ride Service

The free Ysbyty Glan Clwyd park and ride service is to stay while a business case is put to the Welsh Government for more parking on the hospital site.  This news and the intention to maintain the service for another year has been welcomed by Janet Finch-Saunders, Assembly Member for Aberconwy, w

COVID-19: Shadow Minister welcomes move to improve access to PPE

The Shadow Minister for Social Care, Janet Finch-Saunders AM, has welcomed the move by the Welsh Government to put in place a contingency plan for social care access to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), and that healthcare organisations will be provided with a hotline to the Welsh Government E