Keeping healthy and well
Help to keep you safe at home. Information about how to prevent falls, an equipment store to buy small pieces of equipment like handrails and a handyperson service to help you fit them. A free home safe and well check from the Fire and Rescue service.
Groups and organisations providing information and support for people with health conditions, including cancer, stroke, heart conditions, dementia and diabetes.
We have an excellent cancer advice page produced by the Cancer Support Centre to help you find all the information, advice and support you need if you or someone you care for has cancer.
Support groups and services for:
- people with a learning disability.
- people with a physical or sensory impairment.
- people with a mental health problem including a mental health advice page and Sheffield’s online Mental Health Guide.
- people with autism including a really helpful adult autism advice page with lots of good advice and details of support available.
Keeping well activities including health walks, chairobics, weight management, courses to build self-esteem, community growing and cooking.
Get fit and active with Health Trainers and Health Champions.
Sport and leisure activities to keep you healthy and help your mental wellbeing.
Ageing well clubs, groups and services include: social and friendship clubs, University of the Third Age, keep fit activities, drinking wise, age well, Age UK Sheffield.
Age Better in Sheffield helping to reduce isolation and loneliness in Sheffield, get involved!
Services and advice
Health and wellbeing services and health advice about healthy eating, keeping fit and active, stopping smoking.
Get involved and have your say
“Involve me” is a great way you can get more involved in local NHS health services, so you can have your say on commissioning decisions for the benefit of Sheffield people.
Healthwatch is your local consumer watchdog for health and social care services. Contact Healthwatch about your experiences of using doctors, dentists, opticians, chemists, hospitals, care homes and other NHS funded services.