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Evaluation in health promotion. Principles and perspectives

WHO Europe Evaluation in health promotion Policy-makers, professionals of all kinds and the general public increasingly recognize social and economic factors as important determinants of health. Because health promotion approaches address these factors, t ...

Guide to online tools for valuing physical activity, sport and obesity programmes

10.14655/743983-898720 Public Health England Guide to online tools for assessment There are a number of online tools published that help the user to perform calculations to make the case for investment in the promotion of physical activity and/or the prev ...

Evaluating community projects: A practical guide

Joseph Rowntree Foundation Evaluating community projects These guidelines were initially developed as part of the JRF Neighbourhood Programme. This programme is made up of 20 community or voluntary organisations all wanting to exercise a more strategic in ...

Green Exercise Partnership Evaluation Toolkit Guidance

Green Exercise Partnership Green exercise evaluation has developed evaluation guidance and toolkit which is designed to enable volunteers, project participants and project leaders to effectively evaluate projects and programmes.  The toolkit is designed t ...

Exercise referral schemes to promote physical activity [PH54]

NICE Physical activity This guideline makes recommendations on exercise referral schemes to promote physical activity for people aged 19 and older. It updates and replaces recommendation 5 in Four commonly used methods to increase physical activity NICE g ...

Physical activity and the environment [PH8]

NICE Physical activity and the environment This guidance offers the first evidence-based recommendations on how to improve the physical environment to encourage physical activity. It is for NHS and other professionals who have responsibility for the built ...

The Magenta Book- Guidance for evaluation

HM Treasury Guidance for evaluation All policies, programmes and projects should be subject to comprehensive but proportionate evaluation, where practicable to do so. The Magenta Book is the recommended central government guidance on evaluation that sets ...

Cold weather plan for England 2014; Protecting health and reducing harm from cold weather

10.14655/743983-812560 Public Health England Cold weather; fuel poverty Practical things we can all do to minimise the risk to our health this winter, are spelled out in the 2014 Cold Weather Plan for England. It is estimated that every year there are mor ...

National Guidelines on Accessible Health and Social Care Services- A guidance document for staff on the provision of accessible services for all

HSE in partnership with the National Disability Authority Accessible services, Disability, Health Care The HSE published new guidelines giving practical guidance to all health and social care staff on how they can provide accessible services to patients a ...

Excess winter deaths and morbidity and the health risks associated with cold homes

10.14655/105129-107388 National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Death, Mortality, Winter, Climate, Housing, Cold home, Temperature The guideline is for commissioners, managers and health, social care and voluntary sector practitioners who ...

Sugar intake for adult and children

World Health Organization (WHO) Sugar, Diabetes, Healthy eating, Diet, Fatty acids, Saturated Fats This guideline provides updated global, evidence-informed recommendations on the intake of free sugars to reduce the risk of NCDs in adults and children, wi ...

Maintaining a healthy weight and preventing excess weight gain among adults and children- NICE guidelines [NG7]

NICE Healthy weight, Weight mainenance, Coronary heart disease, Hypertension, Liver disease, Osteoarthritis,s troke, Type 2 diabetes This guideline makes recommendations on behaviours that may help people maintain a healthy weight or prevent excess weight ...

Racial Equality in Health- Good Practice Guide- Consultation Document (PDF 261KB)

10.14655/799178-801485 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety health, population, northern ireland, government, Reports and Consultation Documents This good practice guide has been produced by the Equity Commission for Northern Ireland in ...

Developing a Workplace Policy on Domestic Violence and Abuse (PDF 219KB)

Guidance for Employers 10.14655/799178-800374 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Violence This guide for employers has been produced by the Regional Steering Group on Domestic Violence in line with the strategy and action plan “Tackli ...

Regional Advisory Committee on Cancer- Guidance for the Management of Haematological Cancer (September 2004) (PDF 163 KB)

Regional Advisory Committee on Cancer- Guidance for the Management of Haematological Cancer (September 2004) 10.14655/799178-800784 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Haematological Cancer Haematological cancers in adults include a ra ...

Northern Ireland Primary and Secondary Care Opioid Substitute Treatment Guidelines 2013 (PDF 4.5MB)

Northern Ireland Primary and Secondary Care Opioid Substitute Treatment Guidelines 2013 10.14655/799178-799377 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Health, population, government, Professional Advice Drugs misuse Research and Evaluation ...

Code of Conduct for Healthcare Chaplains (PDF 579KB)

10.14655/799178-799746 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Healthcare Code of Conduct for Healthcare Chaplains Guidance Other Guidance /sites/default/files/documents/10.14655-799178-799746.pdf © Department of Health, Social Services an ...

Mental health and behaviour in schools

Department of Education Pupil, Behaviour, Mental health needs This advice is for: schools It includes: how and when to refer to Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) practical advice to support children with emotional and behavioural difficu ...

Standards for school food in England

Department for Education Departmental advice on the standards for planning and providing food in schools. This departmental advice is for governing bodies of: maintained schools academies pupil referral units who provide food to registered pupils. Revised ...

Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland (2008)

24.6.2008 Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland (2008) This revised report on immunisation guidelines for Ireland has been prepared with the assistance of an active Committee from associated disciplines in Paediatrics, Infectious Diseases, General Practice, ...