Your Health Resources

Your Health - National and Local Health Resources

Category: Self Care / General Health

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NHS 24

NHS 24

NHS 24 Provides confidential health advice & Information for Scotland.
They work in partnership with local NHS Boards out-of-hours services to provide patients with health advice and help when GP practices are closed.

Web:www.nhs24.scot
Telephone:111
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NHS Inform

NHS Inform

NHS inform is a national health information service providing a co-ordinated approach and a single source of quality assured health information for the public in Scotland.

Web:www.nhsinform.co.uk
Telephone:0800 22 44 88
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Patient UK

Patient UK

Patient UK is a directory of UK health, disease and related websites.

Web:www.patient.info
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When You're Ill - Know Who to Turn to

When You're Ill - Know Who to Turn to

When you are ill, it's vital to know who to turn to for the right help. Choosing the right service ensures you receive the right treatment in the shortest possible time. To help you make the right decision, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde has produced information on the range of healthcare services available to you in the area, how to access them and some examples of conditions most effectively treated by each type of service

Web:www.nhsggc.org.uk/know-who-to-turn-to/
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Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice aim to provide the advice people need for the problems they face and improve the policies and practices that affect people's lives. They provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.

Web:www.citizensadvice.org.uk
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Department of Health and Social Care

Department of Health and Social Care

The aim of the Department of Health is to improve the health and well-being of people in England.
This site gives you the latest news and information about the Department and their work. It also offers easy access to the wide range of publications, policy and guidance.

Web:www.gov.uk/department-of-health-and-social-care
Telephone:0207 210 4850
Fax:0115 902 3202
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EasyHealth.org.uk

EasyHealth.org.uk

Easyhealth was made so that people know where to find 'accessible' health information . 'Accessible' information is information that uses easy words with pictures. There are over 500 leaflets on Easyhealth, made by many different organisations. You can print off nearly all the leaflets straight away.

Web:www.easyhealth.org.uk
Telephone:020 8879 6333
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Health and Social Care Partnership

Health and Social Care Partnership

Renfrewshire Health & Social Care Partnership (HSCP) deliver adult social care services and all community health services for adults and children in the Renfrewshire area.

Web:www.renfrewshire.hscp.scot
Telephone:0141 618 7629
Email:Renfrewshire.HSCP@ggc.scot.nhs.uk

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NHS Scotland's Service Directory

NHS Scotland's Service Directory

Through Scotland's Service Directory you can find the names, addresses, opening times and service details for thousands of NHS services in Scotland

Web:www.nhsinform.scot/scotlands-service-directory
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Self Care Forum

Self Care Forum

The Self Care Forum aims to further the reach of self care and embed it into everyday life. Self Care is the actions that individuals take for themselves, on behalf of and with others in order to develop, protect, maintain and improve their health, wellbeing or wellness.

Web:www.selfcareforum.org
Telephone:020 7421 9318
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Self Care Forum - FACTSHEETS

Self Care Forum - FACTSHEETS

The Self Care Forum Factsheets for common ailments aim to help clinicians and patients discuss issues around self care within the practice consultation and especially how to handle the symptoms in the future.

Web:www.selfcareforum.org/fact-sheets/
Telephone:020 7421 9318
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Self Help UK

Self Help UK

Self Help UK promots, supports and encourages Self Help Groups, both locally in Nottinghamshire and nationwide
Self Help groups enable people to take better control of their circumstances or conditions, gain strength and support from others, and improve their self-care.

Web:www.selfhelp.org.uk
Telephone:0115 911 1662
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