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Useful Links

Audit Commission: ( )

Commission for Healthcare Audit and Inspection: ( )

Carers Direct: Money Advice  

Carers Direct: Time Off  

Carers Direct: Bereavement  

Carers Direct: Carers Assessments

Carers Direct: Young Carers

The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity

Clic Sargent

Department of Health: ( )

DIPEx: ( )
Shows a wide variety of personal experiences of health and illness. Watch, listen or read interviews, find reliable information on treatment choices and where to find support.

NHS Plan: ( )

Cancer Plan: ( )
Information, policy documents and advice for healthcare professionals involved in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancer: ( )

Merseyside and Cheshire Cancer Network:
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Macmillan: ( )

National Health Library: ( )
The National Library for Health will give access to 60 full text mental health books. Athens password required for access.

National Patient Safety Agency: ( )

NHS MidLife Check: (
A free, online lifestyle assessment service for adults aged 40 and over, launched by the Department of Health. NHS MidLifeCheck is an innovative preventative health tool, designed to help ‘mid-lifers’ positively change their lifestyle behaviours and improve their quality and length of life. It provides tailored advice, behaviour-change planning and support service signposting.

NHS 'My Cancer Treatment': (

North West Strategic Health Authority: ( )

Patient Forums: ( )

Royal College of Nursing: ( )

Royal College of Physicians: ( )

Royal College of Psychiatrists: ( )
Has leaflets to download or print out; useful for patients & carers dealing with depression, anxiety, antidepressants and psychotherapy.

Royal College of Radiologists: ( )

Royal College of Radiologists - virtual hospital: ( )

World Health Organisation: ( )
Some very good information including assessment checklists, patient information and self-help leaflets; aimed more at professionals - but well worth exploring.