Other Services and Community Links
Please note these pages are for support and general health information only. If you have any personal medical concerns please book an appointment to see your GP. Please note that whilst the surgery would recommend the following pages as a support to general health it has no responsibility for content from outside sources. If you have any concerns about the links provided please contact the practice immediately. Many thanks Middleton Health Centre.
General Health Information
https://www.ourrochdale.org.uk – Our Rochdale is a Directory of the various services available for everyone in Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale. Click on the link to access to see what is available to you in the Rochdale Borough.
NHS Choices – Symptom checkers, health reminders, local services directory and much more!
Patient UK – Health factsheets, links to health and weight aps, lots of patient information.
Selfcareforum – information on conditions and managing your health at home
Children and Families:
Start for life – Health information, email updates and ideas on babies and children
Sure start centres – local council-run centres for under 5s and parents.
Teenagers and young adults:
Rise above From growing up, fashion, peer pressure, sex, drugs and alcohol, Rise above is a great place for young people to start a discussion on the isses. Follow on twitter @We_RiseAbove
Long term conditions
Asthma – Asthma UK
Dementia and Alzheimers – Alzheimers Society
Diabetes – Diabetes UK
CHD, Heart Failure – British Heart Foundation
CKD (Chronic Kidney Disease) – Renal Association
COPD, Respiratory problems – British Lung Foundation
Cancer Charities and support