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Self Help UK

Self Help Groups

  • NHS Direct

    NHS Direct delivers telephone and e-health information services day and night direct to the public.
  • Patients Association

    provide patients with support and information.
  • Patients Liaison Group of the Royal College of General Practitioners, The RCGP,

  • Pharmacy Healthcare Scheme

  • Rescue Emergency Care (First Aid Training)

    Rescue Emergency Care is an HSE approved organisation (number 1529/95) which runs training courses for first aid instructors, and validates courses for the HSE certificate. REC evolved from the first aid courses set up by Dr Bob Phillips and colleagues for the Scottish Ski Patrols. There was a...
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England

    The Royal College of Surgeons of England is an independent professional body committed to promoting and advancing the highest standards of surgical care for patients.
  • Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (ROSPA)

    Every year in the UK almost 4,000 people die in accidents in the home and 2.7 million turn up at accident and emergency departments seeking treatment. But, because the accidents happen behind closed doors in isolated incidents they rarely attract public and media attention. RoSPA is one of the few...
  • SafeMedicine Cabinet

    "SafeMedicineCabinet was formed to offer a reference point on learning about the medicines in your cupboard. It's always a good idea to be prepared for minor illness by having the right things in your medicine cabinet. This site examines their safety and effectiveness. Our features and articles are...
  • Self Help Nottingham

    An independent charity offering support, training, advice and practical services to self help groups in Nottinghamshire. Self help groups support people who experience health problems, have long-term medical conditions, disabilities or who face difficult life situations. Information is available...
  • The MedicAlert Foundation

    MedicAlert ID bracelets, necklaces and watches help make sure that you receive fast, relevant treatment in an emergency. Worn on your pulse point, they carry the international medical symbol and are an effective way to communicate vital details … because every moment matters. MedicAlert is a global...