Other health related web sites you may find of interest....

New!! Asian health information helpline and web site- www.behaf.org.uk
British Ethnic Health Awareness Foundation is a `not-for-profit` voluntary organisation for community support, advice, information, and advocacy.

NEW!! Cancer Information & Support Web Site - www.cancercentre.info
The new Cancer Information and Support web site contains information for patients, carers, health professionals and anyone who wants to know about cancer and cancer services in Manchester.

Manchester Health Authority - www.ManchesterHealth.co.uk

Manchester Healthy City - www.mymanchester.net/healthy-city/hci.htm

Manchester Community Information Network - www.mymanchester.net

Health Development Agency - www.hea.org.uk

Centre for Health Information - www.ihi.aber.ac.uk/

The community stop smoking adviser scheme, uses inovative approaches to provide community based services to help people who want to give up smoking.

ROSPA - www.rospa.co.uk

Manchester Health Authority links - www.manchesterhealth.co.uk/links/homepage.html

A comprehensive site for men of all ages. It provides guidance on improving health and information on specific problems.

This site offers, news, resources, a discussion forum and examples of men's health projects that are acheiving results.

Cancer Help - www.cancerhelp.org.uk
A site hosted by the Cancer Research Campaign with information on all cancers and a clinical trials sub-site.

Inclusion Zone Virtual network and resource centre for the health and well being of children and young people.

Department of Health This site gives you the latest news and information about the Department and how it work. It also offers you easy access to the wide range of publications, policy and guidance they produce.

NHS Service Additional information on how the NHS works and about local NHS services.

NHS Direct Online A nation-wide service providing confidential
healthcare advice and information 24 hours a day.


The NHS Beacons Supporting the delivery of the NHS Plan by spreading good practice across the NHS.


A community portal, which links to a wider range of web sites and services relating to Manchester. It offers information, consultation, communication, interaction and discussions to communities.

Netcetera Information and communication for the voluntary sector in the North West.


Health Promotion England This site gives details of the programmes they run under the respective health topic headings.

Healthcare Events On this website you will find: Details of current conferences Information on exhibiting at conferences Information on speaking at conferences Links to other clinical effectiveness & healthcare websites

Mind, Body & Soul A new website which aims to give young people aged 14-16, the lowdown on health in a fun and interesting way.


Walking the way to health An initiative of the British Heart Foundation and the Countryside Agency. It aims to improve the health and fitness of more than a million people, especially those who do little exercise or who live in areas of poor health.


Carry on Gardening This website is designed to encourage people of all ages and abilities to increase their activity through gardening.

National Youth Association Provides general information about youth work, research development, news, library and publications.

fpa Contraceptive and sexual health information site.

Christie Cancer Research Centre This site is based in Manchester and provides information on cancer resources; help groups, research groups, drug development and others. There is a ling to Global resources i.e. links to the US and Europe.

If you find a health related site which interests you, and you think it may be useful to other people, then let us know so we can add it to this list.


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