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"Remember Remember Don't Fall in November" campaign. Take positive steps now to stop yourself falling. Feel free to fill in the attached form in this link FORM & Leaflet for Falls 

Herts Healthy Homes ...A free information and support service that helps you to stay healthy and safe in your own home

Feel Better ...What can I do to get better this winter?

Learning disability charity Mencap has launched "Don’t Miss Out" to raise awareness of the importance for people with a learning disability to be on their GP’s learning disability register. www.mencap.org.uk/dontmissout

Mental Health

services to support people with mental health concerns which are accessible by patient self-referral 

- Kooth, online support for those up to age 25 Kooth

- Big White Wall, online support aged 16 and over bigwhitewall

- Groups with Herts Mind Network hertsmindnetwork 

- Groups with Mind in Mid Herts mindinmidherts  

- Groups with Guidepost Trust guideposts

- Cruse Bereavement Support (outreach) cruse  

- Mental Health Complex Needs service  turning-point complex-needs-service  

Childrens Health

Health for Kids is a fantastic new website which provides a wealth of health information for children between the ages of 4 and 11. There are exciting activities for parents, carers and teachers to enjoy with children as well as advice to support their development and much more. Click here

Health for Teens is aimed at young people between the ages of 11 and 19 and includes signposting to health and support services within Hertfordshire. Not only will it provide local health updates, events and information, it will also contain the contact details of all School Nursing teams across the county and signposting to relevant services. You can have a look at the website, click here  

Families First is the name for organisations in Hertfordshire who work together to help you with any problems you or your family may be facing, before things might get worse. This is known as 'Early Help'. click on the link to access their portal Families First

Screening

A way of finding out if people are at higher risk of a health problem, so that early treatment can be offered or information given to help them make informed decisions.

Click on the link for more information National Screening Information

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Below are links that you may find useful both pre and post breast screening:

North London Breast Screening Service

http://www.nlbss.org.uk/

You can make a request to change, cancel or request an appointment via this link

change your appointment

Breast Cancer Care

http://www.breastcancercare.org.uk/

Weight Management

Shape Up is a 12 week Weight Management programme for Obese Men aged 18-65 years

It is designed to engage men in a fun and effective learning environment, which helps them to develop a healthy relationship with food, start exercising safely and lose weight. The course consists of 3 main components:

  • Education about healthy nutrition and how to eat to lose weight
  • Seminars discussing behaviour change tactics and unhealthy habits
  • Group physical activity designed to improve participants fitness and contribute to weight loss

 Speak with your GP, Nurse or Health Care Assistant for further information

WELLBEING service

HPFT Wellbeing Service offers psychological help and practical support for people experiencing a wide range of very common mental health problems

Wellbeing Service

Patient Self Referral Form for the Wellbeing Service

 

Diabetes Well Being Service

 

Advice

Baby Sleeping Leaflet

 

 

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