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Health and wellbeing

You might be interested in the following health and wellbeing information

Age UK Warwickshire

Age UK Warwickshire aims to help the over 50s to enjoy choice and independence in how and where they live their lives.

Books on Prescription

The Warwickshire Library and information Service offers a collection of high quality self-help books, e books and audio CDs on a variety of common mental health issues such as stress, anxiety and depression. Includes a separate collection for dementia sufferers and their families and carers.

Health and Wellbeing

Get information and advice on services available in Warwickshire on various topics from healthy eating and keeping active to mental health and dealing with dementia.


The Integrated Disability Service (IDS) is a partnership, bringing together professionals from education, social care and health to provide a range of services to support disabled children and young people and their families at home, school and in other settings.

Locally Healthy West Midlands

This site puts you at the centre of your care and wellbeing. Hints, tips and interactive tools to help you improve your health. Find local services, groups and support, compare GPs, dentists and hospitals in the West Midlands.

Public Health Warwickshire

Public Health is about helping people to stay healthy and avoid getting ill. Use this site to find information and services including the 5 ways to wellbeing and Top 12 Health Tips.

Sexual Health Warwickshire

Sexual Health Warwickshire is a free, confidential and easily accessible NHS service. They provide a complete range of contraception and sexual health services, including family planning, pregnancy testing and full sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing, They cover the whole of Warwickshire including the towns of Nuneaton, Warwick, Rugby and Stratford-upon-Avon, as well as more rural communities. The service is for everyone, regardless of gender, age, sexual orientation or race

Information last updated 23 November 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.