health related web sites you may
find of interest....
Asian health information helpline and web site- www.behaf.org.uk
Ethnic Health Awareness Foundation
is a `not-for-profit` voluntary organisation for community support,
advice, information, and advocacy.
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.
Health Authority - www.ManchesterHealth.co.uk
Healthy City - www.mymanchester.net/healthy-city/hci.htm
Community Information Network - www.mymanchester.net
Development Agency - www.hea.org.uk
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.
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.
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 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
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
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.