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Healthy weight, healthy lives: a toolkit for developing local strategies

This toolkit is intended as a resource to help those working at a local level to plan and coordinate comprehensive strategies to prevent and manage overweight and obesity. Department of Health, Faculty of Public Health, National Heart Forum obesity, toolk ...

Takeaways Toolkit

Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) Healthy eating A new takeaways toolkit designed to tackle obesity, encourage healthier eating and restrict new takeaway sites using local planning policies has been launched by the CIEH. Developed in part ...

Health Impact of Physical Inactivity (HIPI) Tool

10.14655/11971-444011 Knowledge and Intelligence Team (South West), Public Health England (PHE) Physical activity tool Regular physical activity has substantial health benefits, yet only a minority (approximately 21%) of the population in England achieve ...

Health Poverty Index (HPI)

The H.P.I. is a Department of Health sponsored project aimed at aiding the visualisation of health inequalities for different groups across England. This includes not only differences in health but also the unequal distribution of factors implicated in th ...

2007 Spearhead Health Inequalities Intervention Tool (and Press Release)

The Health Inequalities Intervention Tool, developed by APHO, highlights the key issues that Spearhead local authorities (with their PCTs) need to address to meet the Governmentâ?Ts life expectancy targets. It can be used by any Spearhead Primary Care Tru ...

A health inequalities toolbox

This is a collection of resources for measuring and monitoring health inequalities that is being developed by SEPHO. The resources include work undertaken in SEPHO, and signposts to other data sources, methods and expertise. 10.14655/6744-30779 South East ...

Nutrition + Food Poverty Toolkit

This new toolkit aims to help professionals tackle food poverty at local level. Nutrition + Food Poverty Toolkit brings together in one volume information essential to developing a local food poverty strategy. 10.14655/6744-32929 National Heart Forum Nutr ...

Health Inequalities Intervention Tool (2011)

The Health Inequalities Intervention Tool has been commissioned by the Department of Health through the Association of Public Health Observatories (APHO). The tool is designed to assist commissioners in Spearhead Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) with their Loca ...

The Eatwell Guide

10.14655/743983-977316 Public Health England (PHE) Healthy eating, Eating habit, Diet, Nutrition, Food, Balanced diet The Eatwell Guide is a policy tool used to define government recommendations on eating healthily and achieving a balanced diet. Obesity O ...

Affordable Warmth and Health Impact Evaluation Toolkit

Department of Energy & Climate Change Warmth, Health impact, Fuel poverty, Sustainable energy A joint evaluation toolkit developed in partnership between DECC and the Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE), with oversight from a range of health and evalu ...

Standard Evaluation Framework Data Collection Tool

10.14655/743983-892537 Public Health England Evaluation, data collection The tool has been developed to assist practitioners to collect standardised summary data from any weight management, diet or physical activity intervention.  The tool will provide yo ...

Diet and Physical Activity (DAPA) Measurement Toolkit

Medical Research Council Measuring diet and physical activity This toolkit aims to assist researchers, funding bodies, and others who are interested in measuring diet and physical activity.  The choice of method to measure diet and physical activity is of ...

Weight Management Economic Assessment Tool

10.14655/743983-898722 Public Health England Economic assessment of weight management interventions This tool is designed to help public health professionals make an economic assessment of existing or planned weight management interventions. It will be us ...

NICE Physical activity return on investment tool

NICE Decision making, Physical activity programme planning, Local level, Sub-national levels The purpose of the tool is to help decision making in physical activity programme planning at local and sub-national levels.  Use this tool if you want to decide ...

A Toolkit for the Design, Implementation and Evaluation of Exercise Referral Schemes

BHF National Centre for Physical Activity and Health A guide to evaluating exercise referral schemes This guide outlines the significance of evaluating exercise referral schemes and the importance of selecting an appropriate evaluation design. It provides ...

Health inequalities: A toolkit to support local conversations

10.14655/11971-782128 Public Health England (PHE) Health inequality, Public health   The National Conversation on Health Inequalities is a programme by Public Health England to start a conversation with the public about health inequalities and solutions t ...

Impact Toolkit

Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Research, Society' Economy, Impact The ESRC Impact Toolkit aims to give you everything you need to achieve the maximum impact for your work. The toolkit includes information on developing an impact strategy ...

Food Co-ops Toolkit

refer to the resource 10.14655/6744-97411 Sustain FOOD, FOOD ACCESS, FOOD AND NUTRITION, FOOD POVERTY, FOOD SUPPLY More and more communities are setting up food co-ops so they can get good food at an affordable price and have more control over where their ...

Excess Winter Deaths (EWD) in England Atlas

West Midlands Public Health Observatory (WMPHO) Winter deaths Excess deaths in winter (EWD) is a continuous and very important public health issue in the UK, potentially amenable to effective intervention. This excess death is greatest in both relative an ...

Healthy Weight, Healthy Lives: A toolkit for developing local strategies

Department of Health OBESITY, OVERWEIGHT, PREVENTION This toolkit is to help PCTs and Local Authorities plan, coordinate and implement comprehensive strategies to prevent and manage overweight and obesity. It provides information and tools including usefu ...