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Cambridgeshire

Health and wellbeing

You might be interested in the following health and wellbeing information

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust provides mental health, learning disability, social care, and community services for adults and older people. CPFT supports people to achieve the very best they can for their health and well being

Care & Support Information from Cambridgeshire County Council

Cambridgeshire County Council has information and advice on care to include the following: Care and support assessment Staying in your own home Paying for residential care Financial advice Disability and sensory loss Looking after someone/Support for carers How to get involved in local care services

Public Health: Cambridgeshire County Council

Public Health is about improving health, encouraging healthy lifestyles and improving the wider factors that affect health and wellbeing and health inequalities, protecting the health of our population and supporting health and care services commissioning in both local government and the NHS.

Information last updated 30 September 2015

National information

Carers UK

If you would in any way describe yourself as a Carer, this website is full of useful Help and Advice . By clicking on the Help & Advice tab, you will find some very useful links such as Quick guide to caring and Finding help where you live. See also the 5 essentials for carers information.

Disabled Living Foundation

The Your health section of the Disabled Living Foundation’s AskSARA online information service gives you advice about ideas and aids for coping with a range of physical and mental conditions.

Health and wellbeing

Information on how to look after your health and fitness as you get older from Age UK.

Living life to the full

You can get immediate advice on improving life skills for improved mental health (the front page even has a Panic Button!) or sign up for an 8-part course. It’s all free.

NHS Choices

This website is the main route to information and services from the NHS. In the Health A-Z section, you will find immediate links with buttons to a comprehensive health encyclopaedia and to Medicines information. You can also use the NHS Direct symptom checker to get information to help you decide if medical attention is required. In the Health Services near you section, you can easily search for local GPs, hospitals, dentists and other services, using place name or postcode.

Patient UK

On this site you will find a Wellbeing section, where you can get the most recent updates on helping you enjoy a healthy lifestyle. A-Zs for Conditions and Medicines. Videos and discussion forums are also available.