Lifestyle Advice and referrals

An excellent source of information about lifestyle advice can be found on the NHS website:

https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/

 

Lifestyle advice for parents and children

A good source of information is the NHS change4life website:

https://www.nhs.uk/change4life

 

Local NHS referral pathways

Everyone Health are commissioned by Cambridgeshire County Council to provide free support are lifestyle and health improvement.

They can provide a range of support including:

  • adult weight management
  • health trainers
  • stop smoking services
  • falls prevention

Patients can find out more and self refer via their website:

www.everyonehealth.co.uk

Cambridgeshire County Council

Help to Stop Smoking

Our nurses are able to provide support to help you quit smoking, please contact reception to book an appointment.

Additionally you can self-refer to CamQuit Cambridgeshire’s stop smoking service for free NHS funded help.  See here for more details.

Exercise on prescription

Your GP may be able to refer you for a 12 week programme of exercise on prescription at selected local gyms.  To be eligible you need to have a chronic health condition such as high blood pressure, arthritis, depression or diabetes.

More information is available here:

https://www.scambs.gov.uk/active