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Self Help UK

Self Help Groups

  • Consumer Health Information Centre

    Consumer Health Information Centre is an advice service set up to help people deal with everyday healthcare problems.
  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

    Responsibilities include some health-related activities regarding the food and drinks industry and farming, agriculture and fisheries. See their website for further details.
  • Department of Health - Complaints

    The Department of Health is responsible for health and personal social services in England. There are formal complaints procedures that will be followed if you are unhappy with the service you have been provided by either the National Health Service or local authority social services. Details of...
  • Department of Health - Main Website

    Main website that links to all aspects of the Department of Health
  • Department of Health, Health Advice for Travellers

    The Department of Health, Health Advice for Travellers website includes health information for UK residents travelling abroad and gives details of where to obtain further information. It stresses the need to be properly prepared for the possibility of falling ill or having an accident while...
  • DIPeX - Database of Individual Patient Experiences

    Patient UK has its own interactive, fully integrated Patient Experience Forum where patients are able to express in their own words their experience of a medical condition, a medicine, a treatment, or a service. The DIPeX website is similar in that it records patient experiences of disease...
  • Electrical Safety Council

    The Electrical Safety Council is an independent charity committed to reducing deaths and injuries through electrical accidents at home and at work. They are supported by all sectors of the electrical industry as well as local and central government and work to promote safety and good...
  • Elfrida Society

    The Elfrida Society has worked with people with learning difficulties since 1919. They believe that people with learning difficulties are excluded from society because their strengths are not valued and their needs are not recognised. Their aim is to identify and promote the best ways of...
  • Expert Patient Programme Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan

    free Self help courses for people with long term health conditions
  • First Aid Warehouse

    First Aid Warehouse supply a wide range of first aid kits, blood pressure monitors and medical supplies to medical professionals, the care industry and the general public. They offer delivery within 3 - 5 working days, accept all major credit cards and offer a no-quibble returns policy....