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Health and wellbeing

You might be interested in the following health and wellbeing information

Adult care and health in Salford

This page has links to information on the Salford City council website about health and social care in Salford plus details of external websites that may be of interest.

Citizen Scientist Salford

The Citizen Scientist Project allows people to contribute to research by taking part in clinical trials and other research activities. It is one way to give back to the NHS and to help identify better medical treatments for the future

Health Walks

Health walks encourage and support people to become more physically active to improve your health. Visit this site for details of health walks available in Salford

Mind in Salford

Mind in Salford is an independent, user focused charity providing vital services to make a positive difference to the wellbeing and mental health of local people.


Do you want to get fit, stay healthy and feel better about your lifestyle? MyCity Health is here for you, whatever improvements you want to make to live a longer, happier life.

Salford Community Leisure Centres

Your journey to a healthier happier you starts right here - at one of the friendly, local leisure centres across Salford! All centres are packed with a wide variety of the very latest equipment, activities and exciting sessions to help you stay fit and healthy.

Salford Health Improvement Service

Salford’s Health Improvement Service can make it easier for you to make healthier choices and make changes to your lifestyle. Use these pages to find out more about what we do, and find out how you can contact us.

Salford Health Matters

Explore this website to find out more about ‘outstanding’ rated GP services, the homeless service, award winning children’s partnership and the ‘Being Well Salford’ service.

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust is an integrated provider of hospital, community and primary care services, including the University Teaching Trust. The team of 7,000 staff provide local services to the City of Salford and specialist services to Greater Manchester and beyond.

Information last updated 06 August 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.