On this page you can find all the guidance and resources created to help support community pharmacy campaigning activities; it will be updated regularly so please check back again soon.
Flyers and infographics
Protecting local health services: using community pharmacy (and references)
Briefing originally intended for Parliamentary Candidates, however it could still be used to provide information for new and returning MPs. It details alternative ways that community pharmacy could save the NHS money, the current funding situation and the potential for pharmacy teams to do more. A references document provides more detail for those who are interested in the research behind the statistics.
Community Pharmacy Forward View infographic flyer (and references)
This flyer describes how implementing the Community Pharmacy Forward View (CPFV) can help the NHS to cope with the pressures it is currently facing.
Value of pharmacy infographic (and references)
This one-page infographic has been developed to help get across the key findings from the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) report on the value of pharmacy in a more easily digestible way.
Support Your Local Pharmacy flyer
This flyer highlights the value that community pharmacies can bring to their local communities and provides information on ways local politicians can help support their work.
Community Pharmacy Value flyer
This flyer highlights the value of community pharmacy.
Election 2017 Tweets
A collection of possible tweets for use throughout the election period. Most are still applicable to tweet to new and returning MPs.
A poster for MPs to have a photo with when visiting a pharmacy. Tweet the photo from your pharmacy account using the hashtag #pharmacy17 and linking to the MP’s account (use the ‘@’ function), or you could ask them to tweet it directly.
PSNC Briefing 048/17: Hosting a pharmacy visit for your local MP (new)
This PSNC Briefing provides guidance to help LPCs to organise successful visits to community pharmacies for local Members of Parliament.
Letter to MPs – LPC template
A template letter to help LPCs write to the MPs elected in their area (both new and returning).