Wellbeing

Here for Health

Our Here for Health Centre is here for you to drop in, for information and advice on healthy living and how to reduce your risk of ill health.Our Here for Health Centre is a Health Improvement Advice Centre for our patients, staff and visitors.You are welcome to drop in for a ‘mini health MOT’, information and advice on healthy living and wellbeing, and how to reduce your risk of ill health.

Healthwise

The Healthwise GP referral scheme provides a full lifestyle assessment, which includes a fitness assessment, goal setting, body measurements as well as an individually tailored activity programme. There are many physical activity options to take part in whilst on the programme, including supervised gym classes, studio classes, and swimming, walking and entry level sport options, all at a reduced price.
07444 782448

Social Prescribing (Age UK)

Social prescribing is a free service run by Age UK that offers a range of local, non-medical activities that can help to improve your health and support you to make the most of life. Social prescribing works to connect you to local, community sector organisations, activities, opportunities and support, aiming to take a more holistic approach to your health and wellbeing.
01235 849 434

Get Oxfordshire Active (GO Active)

GO Active is a county-wide initiative to support adults over the age of 16 into getting more active.Through partnerships with leisure providers, local authorities and other deliverers, the initiative makes a variety of exercise types more accessible to everyone.They offer many programmes within the initiative, including GO Active Get Healthy with Diabetes, GO Active Gold, GO Active Healthy Mind and Disability & Inclusive Activities.

Breathworks

A FREE, 12-step course is full of mindfulness tips and practices on how to deal with unpredictability and stress. Designed by Breathworks Co-founder Vidyamala Burch, it is based on tried and tested mindfulness methods for creatively managing your mind and body.
0161 834 1110

Welcome to Easy Health

With over 380 easy read health resources that include pictures and simple text, Easy Health's information is accessible to anyone who finds written information hard to understand, including people with learning disabilities

Healthtalk

On healthtalk.org you can find out about what it’s like to live with a health condition, by watching other people share their stories.Our health affects every aspect of our lives. This website helps to prepare you for what’s ahead, beyond the symptoms and treatments.Healthtalk.org contains hundreds of real people’s stories. These stories are collected by academic researchers who interview people in their own homes, using their own words.

Healthwatch

We are the independent national champion for people who use health and social care services. We’re here to find out what matters to people, and help make sure their views shape the support they need.
03000 683 000

Healthtalk

By sharing people’s real-life experiences, healthtalk.org provides free, reliable information about health issues. You can watch people share their stories about cancer, autism, motor-neurone disease, pregnancy, drugs, depression and much more.

Humankind

Humankind create services and support to meet people’s complex health and social needs, helping them to build healthier lives that have meaning and value for themselves and their families. They support local people to create stronger, better-connected communities.
01325 731 160