Self Care / General Health Organisations
The NHS website is the UK's biggest health website. It provides a comprehensive health information service to help put you in control of your healthcare. The website helps you make choices about your health, from decisions about your lifestyle, such as smoking, drinking and exercise, to finding and using NHS services in England. The NHS website includes more than 20,000 regularly updated articles. There are also hundreds of thousands of entries in more than 50 directories that you can use to find, choose and compare health services in England.
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Care Choices - Search for Care
Search for Care: With our easy to use search tool, you can find care that meets your needs, in your location, fast.
|Telephone:||01223 207 770|
Citizens Advice aim to provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people's lives. They provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.
Coordinate My Care (CMC)
Coordinate My Care (CMC) is an innovative NHS service that records your wishes, and then shares them, electronically, with all the medical professionals who will be involved. So they can put your wishes at the centre of your care.
|Telephone:||020 7811 8513|
Department of Health and Social Care
The aim of the Department of Health is to improve the health and well-being of people in England.
This site gives you the latest news and information about the Department and their work. It also offers easy access to the wide range of publications, policy and guidance.
|Telephone:||0207 210 4850|
|Fax:||0115 902 3202|
Easyhealth was made so that people know where to find 'accessible' health information . 'Accessible' information is information that uses easy words with pictures. There are over 500 leaflets on Easyhealth, made by many different organisations. You can print off nearly all the leaflets straight away.
|Telephone:||020 8879 6333|
Health Help Now
Feeling unwell? Not sure where to go to get the help you need? Health Help Now will help you find the right treatment.
Health Help Now lists common symptoms and offers suggestions for treatment, based on your location and the time of day, with the one that works best for most people listed first.
It also lists local services and shows when they are open or closed, their location and directions. Plus details of useful websites and helplines for a variety of problems.
My Health London
Provide residents, professionals and visitors with access to the NHS Directory of Services (DOS) for London. Find NHS Services in London, Health and Wellbeing, Looking after Yourself, Advice and Information, Healthy London Partnership.
Making better choices today can have a big impact on your health. One You is here to help you get healthier and feel better with free tips, tools and support. Whether it's moving more, eating more healthily or checking yourself - One You can help you make small, practical changes that fit in with your life.
Patient UK is a directory of UK health, disease and related websites.
Self Care Forum
The Self Care Forum aims to further the reach of self care and embed it into everyday life. Self Care is the actions that individuals take for themselves, on behalf of and with others in order to develop, protect, maintain and improve their health, wellbeing or wellness. selfcare
|Telephone:||020 7421 9318|
Self Care Forum - FACTSHEETS
The Self Care Forum Factsheets for common ailments aim to help clinicians and patients discuss issues around self care within the practice consultation and especially how to handle the symptoms in the future.
|Telephone:||020 7421 9318|
Self Help UK
Self Help UK promots, supports and encourages Self Help Groups, both locally in Nottinghamshire and nationwide
Self Help groups enable people to take better control of their circumstances or conditions, gain strength and support from others, and improve their self-care.
|Telephone:||0115 911 1662|