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Hammersmith & Fulham

Hammersmith & Fulham

Health and wellbeing

You might be interested in the following health and wellbeing information

Barons Court Project

The Barons Court Project suppports people on low incomes who are vulnerable to mental ill health and/or homelessness. Offers a limited drop-in service Mon / Tues / Wed / Fri 2pm-5pm with specific groups and activities during week.

Community Champions UK

Three projects in the borough - Edward Wood E, Old Oak and White City estates to bring people together to build strong communities and local services.

Foundations UK

Foundations UK delivers services related to obesity, weight management and wellbeing in the community. Obesity increases one’s risk of diabetes 5 times and colon cancer and heart disease 3 times. These services help achieve patient empowerment and NHS savings.

River House

Community based centre for people living with HIV. Centre offers nursing advice, counselling, benefits advice (CAB adviser), complementary therapies and educational courses for borough residents and also residents of Ealing and Kensington & Chelsea

St Mungo's

Suport for homeless people who have physical, mental or sustance abuse issues.

West London Centre for Sexual Health

West London Centre for Sexual Health is a friendly, discrete and free NHS sexual health clinic based at Charing Cross Hospital, West London. We offer full sexual health tests, outpatient HIV clinics, HIV treatment and more specialised sexual health services. Note this clinic at Charing Cross will be moving to new premises in April 2016. see web site for details.

Information last updated 29 February 2016

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.