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'Active Design: promoting opportunities for sport and physical activity through good design'- March 2007

Active Design is an innovative set of design guidelines to promote opportunities for sport and physical activity in the design and layout of development. The guidance promotes sport and activity through three key Active Design principles of- improving acc ...

'Cancer e-Atlas': Launch of new national cancer statistics interactive web tool

A new public website 'Cancer e-Atlas' has been launched by the newly established National Cancer Intelligence Network (NCIN) to improve public access to basic cancer statistics at Local Authority and Cancer Network level across England. It prese ...

'Cancer in your population' booklets available fro

Following a successful Primary Care Trust (PCT) study day on October 18th 2002, the West Midlands Cancer Intelligence Unit are pleased to provide the 'Cancer In Your Population' booklets as electronic files. There is one booklet for each of the ...

'Choosing Inclusion'

Conference Aim: To examine how to continue efforts to reduce social inequality and exclusion in the light of the Choosing Health white paper, and the role of those most effective of health development/ health promotion/ public health interventions- the â? ...

'Food Matters, in the West Midlands'- University

The conference is organised on behalf of the Government Office of the West Midlands and the NHS Health Development Agency, and is concerned with access to food and the link to health, as well as action being taken at national and regional level to improve ...

'From Crisis to Cutting Edge'- South East Regional Transport Strategy Consultation Draft

The Regional Transport Strategy is a regional framework which aims to ensure that the investment programmes of local authorities, transport providers and other key stakeholders in the transport sector complement and support the wider regional objective of ...

'Our streets too!' Playday

The campaign will highlight the need for children's play to be a priority in street design and use, as well as car drivers and other users. The theme promotes the idea that streets that are good for play are good for the whole community. As 2007 is t ...

'Performance and Image Enhancing Drugs in the 21st Century

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'Safer Communities: Implementing the Domestic Viol

Participants at this Westminster Briefing will have the opportunity to discuss the new initiatives and consider their practical implementation at the local level. Delegates will debate with the panel how the measures will help practitioners to support and ...

'Solution Focused Practice: Improving Patient Interactions

This course, based on solution focused practice, is designed for health and/or exercise professionals who work face-to-face with patients. Solution Focused Practice facilitates patients making positive changes in their lives. This course will equip profes ...

'Statistics on stop smoking services in England, April 2008 to June 2008 (Q1- Quarterly report)'

This report presents provisional results for the period April to June 2008. This report includes information on the number of people setting a quit date and the number who successfully quit at the four week follow-up. It also presents a more in depth anal ...

'Treatment effectiveness: improving the client's j

This event will launch our strategy for improving effectiveness, how we will support it and what it means for those working in and with the drug treatment sector. Click on the link for more details. refer to the resource refer to the resource This event w ...

"If You could Do One Thing..." Nine local actions to reduce health inequalities

British Academy for the Humanities and Social Sciences Health inequality, community, Policymaker The British Academy presents a collection of opinion pieces on health inequalities from leading social scientists. Each of the authors has written an article, ...

"Improving Outcomes: A Strategy for Cancer" published

Improving Outcomes: A Strategy for Cancer has now been published following the review of the Cancer Reform Strategy. It is the Coalition Government's national policy document for cancer and aims to help the reformed NHS deliver cancer outcomes that a ...

"Looking Beyond Risk" Parental Substance Misuse: Scoping Study

The key aims of this review were to scope how much literature there is on the topic of parental substance misuse, and then to further scope the literature to summarise key themes and gaps arising from the literature, to collate knowledge and evidence on e ...

"Sugar Sugar": A Health Promotion Tool for Young People

Presentation given at the 5th South East Public Health Conference by Suzanne Bradshaw, Public Health Dietitian. Suzanne Bradshaw refer to the resource Presentation given at the 5th South East Public Health Conference by Suzanne Bradshaw, Public Health Die ...

"Turning talk into action" report released

Twelve months after world leaders met in Gleneagles, a new government booklet has been produced to show how much progress has been made in key areas of international policy. Tony Blair led the G8 summit last July with a focus on tackling poverty in Africa ...

"You just have to get by" Coping with Low Incomes and Cold Homes

Anderson, w. and White, V., Centre for Sustainable Energy and Finney, A., University of Bristol Fuel poverty, Income poverty, Child poverty This report describes the findings of a study of the coping strategies of low-income households in GreatBritain, fu ...

(b) Mental Illness: Outcomes

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(h) Mental Health: Organisations

Here is a list of organisations working to improve mental health. NIMHE being a 'one-stop shop' for information on Mental Health topics. refer to the resource refer to the resource Here is a list of organisations working to improve mental health ...