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Health and wellbeing

You might be interested in the following health and wellbeing information

Liverpool HF Ramblers

Saturday and Sunday walking Club in places near Liverpool, Cheshire and Beyond. Rambling forms the main activity of the group. All walks have an experienced leader and we go to areas of great beauty.

Young Person Advisory Service (YPAS): GP Champs Youth Health Project

A Youth Health Project aimed at children and young people aged 13-25 years who are experiencing difficulties with their physical and / or mental health. The service aims to increase young people’s access to GPs. We provide an ‘all under one roof’ surgery that consists of nurses, G.P’s and Youth Workers. If you’re worried about your health and you might need a check up, come in to the Health Drop-In and talk to someone, we’re here to help! It will be quick and simple and you don’t need an appointment, so your problems will be dealt with.

Information last updated 03 February 2018

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.