Looking After Yourself

Supporting you to take the best care of you and your family

We are committed to helping you access the right health and care services when you need them. We also want to make sure you have all the information and advice you need to be able to take postive steps to improve or maintain your own health and wellbeing.

Remember NHS emergency services are under increasing pressure. Did you know 1 out of every 4 people who go to A&E could have either treated themselves for minor illnesses and injuries or been taken care of more appropriately by other local services?

The links below will help you find out more about choosing the most appropriate services and understand better when you can deal with a minor illness or injury yourself, without the need to book an appointment or wait in a queue.