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Health and wellbeing

You might be interested in the following health and wellbeing information

Age UK - Leeds

Age UK Leeds offers a range of health and wellbeing activities for older people to get more active, take part in social activities and learn new skills.

Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust

Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust provide a range of community services for adults and children including community nursing, health visiting, physiotherapy, community dentistry, primary care mental health, smoking cessation and sexual health services.

Sport in your Community - Leeds City Council

Leeds City Council offers and supports a wide range of sports activities, clubs and organisations - from help with funding bids through to supporting coaches and volunteers.

Sports Classes and Activities - Leeds City Council

Sports classes and activities for all ages and abilities, with over 400 to choose from. Search the classes and activities database to find out what is available in Leeds City Council’s leisure centres​​​.

Information last updated 10 February 2017

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.