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Better Living Choices

Below is a list of areas that you can explore for information, advice and services to help you achieve your goals. Simply select as many areas as you like and you can start to build a list of resources to support you to live better.

 Coping with a loss

Information, people, networks and services available to support you in coping with a loss. Includes...

Counselling | Bereavement | Support groups & networks

 Getting out and about

Details of local clubs, groups and networks that you can get involved with to build new relationships and make the most of your local community. Includes...

Public transport timetables | Concessions and travel assistance | Community transport | Access guides | Holidays and respite | Mobility equipment and vehicle adaptions | Mental health & wellbeing

 Getting up and ready

People and services to help you to stay independent with your personal care needs and to maintain your general physical health and wellbeing. Includes...

Dressing & Undressing | Washing & Bathing | Personal Hygiene | Toileting & Continence | Mobility | Managing Medication & using daily living aids

 Household tasks, DIY, Gardening

Lookup information and local services to help with the housework, garden, DIY or repairs. Includes...

Help at home | Minor repairs | Equipment | Help with the garden

 Keeping healthy

Find information and advice on people and services to help you achieve your mental and physical wellbeing goals. Includes...

Mental health & wellbeing | Physical health and wellbeing | Stop smoking advice | Alcohol information & advice | Addiction information & advice | Fitness & nutrition | Managing long term conditions | Managing medication & using daily living aids

 Keeping safe

Explore information, advice and services focused on helping you to live independently in a safe & secure home environment. Includes...

Housing & care homes | Housing & tenancy | Home maintenance & tradespeople | Gardening

 Learning and volunteering

Information, advice and services that are focused on learning and providing volunteering opportunities in the community. Includes...

Education | New skills | Volunteering

 Looking after someone

If you provide care and support for a family member, neighbour or friend, you can explore details of networks, services and benefits to support you in your caring role. Includes...

Carers Support groups & networks | Caring for an older person | Caring for people with learning disabilities | Breaks for carers | Finances & benefits

 Meals and shopping

Advice, guidance and services on shopping, cooking and preparing food to help you maintain a healthy and nutritious diet. Includes...

Shopping for Food & essentials | Eating & Drinking | Preparing food & cooking | Weight management | Diet & nutrition


Find advice and details of support options to help improve your financial health including advice on budgeting, debt and benefits. Includes...

Debt & borrowing advice and information | Budgeting and managing money | Household bills and expenses | Gambling advice and information | Benefits | Pensions & retirement | Insurance

Now that you have made your selection(s) you can view services, information, advice and guidance.

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