Health Care Resources -
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Personal Decisions Guide - The Ottawa Personal
Decision Guide (OPDG) is designed to support patients for any health-related or
Patient Information Resource - An excellent resource for patient information. It contains in-depth information that is very useful.
NHS Choices – Another good source of medical information.
Age UK (formerly Age Concern) - Advice and support for the elderly – everything from personal alarm services to heating and disability benefits.
Age UK Personal Alarm Service - At the touch of a button friends or family can be alerted 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, offering peace of mind and reassurance.
Citizens Advice Service - Provides free, confidential and independent advice to help people overcome their problems.
Asthma UK - If you or your child have asthma, you're in the right place for expert advice.
Centre do Disease Control and prevention – An excellent site for travel health information.
Travel Health Pro – An excellent site for travel immunisation and disease prevention advice by country.
Family Planning - Contraception and Sexual Health Services
Getting it on - Information and services for 13-19 year olds on sexual and mental health issues, drugs & alcohol and relationship problems.
Richmond Carers Hub Service –A service
of seven organisations that provide services to carers in order to create
the umbrella that is the Carers Hub Service.
Community Independent Living Service - A borough wide network of support, information and advice and signposting services to help people to live as independently as possible within the community.
Health Help Now - Provides advice and guidance and signposts to the relevant health and care services.