Organisations Offering Support

Recommended information sources - gateway to National Health Service organisations and health information evidence-based medical information for patients and health professionals, including leaflets

Wellaware - a resource site for local activities
Tel. 0808 808 5252 (Freephone 9.30am - 4.30 pm, Mon-Fri)
A free telephone and online information database for everyone in Bristol, South Gloucestershire, North Somerset and Bath & North East Somerset, with information on around 5,000 health, wellbeing and community groups, organisations, activities and services, including personal health services, lunch clubs, social groups to help around the house, help with transport, advice, counselling or any other form of support, information for carers, support for particular disabilities, culturally specific services and more.


Local Organisations & Initiatives

Bristol Aging Better and LinkAge (for ages 55+)

Wellspring - a community-led health living and wellbeing centre in Barton Hill

Local community centres:  St George   Easton    Kingswood    Fishponds (the Beechwood Club)    Hanham

The Care Forum - promoting health and wellbeing, including advocacy services


Local NHS Organisations

North Bristol NHS Trust (Southmead Hospital)

University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust (8 hospitals including BRI, Children's, St Michael's, Dental, Eye, Homeopathic)

Community Children's Health Partnership


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