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Policies, Strategies & Action plans

Policies, Strategies and Action Plans

Be Active – Be Healthy. Northern Ireland Physical Activity Strategy 1996- 2002

Health Promotion Agency (HPA) Health related physical activity The overall aim of this strategy is to increase levels of health related physical activity particularly among those who exercise least. The need to develop such a strategy, which would focus o ...

The Impact of Fuel Poverty on Children

Liddell, c. Fuel poverty and its effects on children, young people and their families This paper is a policy briefing commissioned by Save the Children and written by Christine Liddell, Professor of Psychology, University of Ulster. Save The Children' ...

Transparency in outcomes- A Framework for the NHS

Department of Health The UK Government’s White Paper, Equality and excellence: liberating the NHS, set out how the Secretary of State for Health will hold the NHS Commissioning Board to account for delivering better health outcomes The Government’s White ...

Warmer Healthier Homes: A Consultation Paper on a New Fuel Poverty Strategy for Northern Ireland 2010

Department for Social Development Fuel poverty The 2004 Ending Fuel Poverty Strategy set an ambitious objective that “subject to the availability of the necessary resources, the Department for Social Development and its partners aim to eradicate fuel pove ...

Northern Ireland Health and Social Care Inequalities Monitorng System: sub-regional Inequalities- HSC Trusts 2010

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Northern Ireland Health inequalities experienced by groups at Health and Social Care Trust area level across the range of indicators The DHSSPS has developed a programme of work to provide a firm fou ...

Strategy framework for the prevention and treatment of obesity in Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire 2005-2008

Strategy produced by the Beds and Herts public health network Anka Johnston Prevention and treatment of Obesity Strategy produced by the Beds and Herts public health network Obesity Policy Policies, Strategies & Action plans http://www.erpho.org.uk/do ...

Leaner East: an obesity framework for the East of England 2006-2010

This framework outlines how the East of England will tackle the rise in the proportion of the population who are overweight and provide treatment for obesity. Department of Health Weight management This framework outlines how the East of England will tack ...

Be active, Be Healthy: A plan for getting the nation moving

Be Active, Be Healthy establishes a new framework for the delivery of physical activity aligned with sport for the period leading up to the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games and beyond. It also sets out new ideas for local authorities and pri ...

Active Travel Strategy Feb 2010

Getting the right mix of modes of transport for local trips matters. Walking or cycling can be a quicker and lower cost alternative to the car or public transport for many short trips, and are often the easiest ways for most of us to get more physically a ...

The London Health Commission prospectus 2006-2008: Partnership for health: challenges for action

The London Health Commission programme of work to 2008 has identified four Health Challenges to stimulate action on its top priorities durng the next three years. It is urging organisations to join in action to increase the number of disabled people in em ...

Eating for Health: A Food and Health Action Plan for the South East

The SE FAHAP provides a framework for the direction of food related health work in the region. The strategy gives a national, regional and local policy context. It sets out objectives and actions to bring about change in the habits of consumers and in the ...

National Report for Ireland on Strategies for Social Protection & Social Inclusion 2008-2010

Office for Social Unclusion, Department of Social and Family Affairs Social protection and inclusion Following the streamlining of the Open Method of Coordination on Social Protection and Social Inclusion, Member States are now charged with translating th ...

Health Service Executive's Chronic Conditions Page

Health Service Executive (HSE) Chronic disease Services for people with chronic illness aim to promote quality of life and independence for people with chronic illness/conditions by ensuring they receive coordinated care and support that is planned in par ...

Forward Work Programme 1 April 2012- 31 March 2013

Utility Regulator Work plan The Utility Regulator's Forward Work Programme (FWP) sets out the projects intended to be undertaken in the forthcoming year, and the allocation of resources to achieving these. The projects for 2012-13 follow the workstre ...

Sustainable Energy Action Plan 2012- 2015 and Beyond

Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment (DETI) Energy policy In 2010, the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment (DETI), as the Northern Ireland department with primary responsibility for energy policy, set out its Strategic Energy Framewor ...

Opening Doors, Breaking Barriers: A Strategy for Social Mobility

HM Government Social mobility This strategy sets out the Government of the United Kingdom's strategy for a socially mobile country. A fair society is an open society, one in which every individual is free to succeed.  No one should be prevented from ...

Physical and Sensory Disability Strategy and Action Plan 2012-2015

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPSNI) Services for people with a physical, communication or sensory disability This strategy (2012 – 2015) presents the Department’s commitment to improving outcomes, services and support for pe ...

Working in Partnership: Community Development Strategy for Health and Wellbeing

Health and Social Care Board and Public Health Agency Community development The aim of this strategy is to strengthen communities and improve health and social wellbeing by placing an increasing emphasis on community development, prevention and early inte ...

An Accessible Transport Strategy for Northern Ireland

Department for Regionl Development, Northern Ireland Transportation Older people and people with disabilities make up a significant proportion of the Northern Ireland population and they face a number of barriers when trying to make use, or make full use, ...

National Childcare Strategy 2006- 2010: A Guide for Providers

Department of Health and Children Childcare infrastructure The key objective of the National Childcare Strategy is to further develop the childcare infrastructure to meet the needs of children and their parents for quality early childhood care. The Govern ...