Health Projects & Information

Connect 4 Health

Connect 4 Health
June 14, 2017 No Comments »

What is the purpose of the project? The aim of the Connect for Health project is to signpost individuals to services and activities in their local area, to improve their health and well-being. Who can use this service? The service ... Read More »

Better Together

Better Together
June 14, 2017 No Comments »

What is the project purpose? The project is commissioned to build community capacity, increase social capital, strengthen individual and community resilience through a community development approach. The overall aim of the service is to reduce health inequalities by primarily focusing ... Read More »

Patient Ambassadors

Patient Ambassadors
June 14, 2017 No Comments »

What is the project purpose? To support patients – particularly those that are ’hard to reach/vulnerable’ in accessing healthcare appropriately – ‘choosing well’. Focus on DNA patients/improving attendance rates. Supporting GPs with QOF outcomes Signposting patients to relevant services to ... Read More »

Information on Physical Activity

Information on Physical Activity
August 19, 2015 No Comments »

Welcome to the Physical Activity section of the Leeds Let’s Change website! Here you will find out why it is important to stay active and top tips on how to keep healthy by doing physical activity. Where can I take ... Read More »

Information on Weight Management

Information on Weight Management
August 11, 2015 No Comments »

Welcome to the Weight Management section. Here you will find lots of information and tips on how to keep your weight under control and live a healthier lifestyle. It is important to maintain a healthy weight, to help you feel ... Read More »

Stopping Smoking

Stopping Smoking
August 5, 2015 No Comments »

Stopping smoking is the single most helpful thing you can do to improve your health and the health of the people around you.  Every year more and more people quit smoking, and enjoy the better health, wealth, lifestyle and life ... Read More »

Emotional Health & Well Being Case-Study

Emotional Health & Well Being Case-Study
July 28, 2015 No Comments »

CASE STUDY: 1 – EMOTIONAL HEALTH & WELL-BEING COURSE Name:  N.A Gender: Female Ethnic Origin: Pakistani Age: 56 Occupation: Home-Maker Venue: (Harehills) Dates: 07/06/15 – 28/07/15 Mrs N.A is a 56 year old Pakistani Woman, who is married with 5 ... Read More »

Mental Health

Mental Health
July 28, 2015 No Comments »

According to the World Health Organization (WHO): “Mental health is an integral part of health; indeed, there is no health without mental health.” Numerous studies have supported the notion that individuals with poor mental health are at increased risk of ... Read More »

Understanding Alcoholism

Understanding Alcoholism
July 1, 2015 No Comments »

The following article will look to widen the knowledge and understanding of alcoholism. Give a clear overview of the issues and facts around alcohol that not many people know.   Download a copy of this PDF article here Read More »