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Nottingham

Health and wellbeing

You might be interested in the following health and wellbeing information

Alzheimer's Society

Find out about information and support services available for people worried about or affected by dementia

Finding Your Way Directory

A directory for parents about services for children and young people with physical, learning or emotional disabilities in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, compiled by the Information Officers at the Information Service, City Hospital. Covers everything from financial support to support groups, social activities, travel, support for life-limited children and their families, education, equipment, social care, end of life care and bereavement support and much more.

Nottingham CityCare

Provides community health services such as District Nursing, Smoking Cessation, Breastfeeding Support and the Urgent Care Centre on London Road.

Nottingham Mencap

Services for people with learning disabilities, encouraging independent living and the enhancement of skills.

Self Help UK

Information about self-help groups across Nottingham and nationwide, on health, medical conditions and life situations. A hard copy of their directory is available for reference use in all City Libraries.

Trent PTS

Support for people in Nottingham with mental health issues.

Turning Point

Turning Point Talking Therapies provides short term psychological support through guided self-help and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT).

Wellness in Mind

A service providing information, advice and support for anyone in Nottingham experiencing issues with their mental health and wellbeing.

Information last updated 04 October 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.