SCA will manage a borough wide consortia project called 'Ealing Cares' offering free self care and educational support to adults with chronic illness, long term conditions and carers. Our activities will help residents adopt healthier lifestyles by focusing upon physical activity, balanced diet/nutrition and being better able to look after their health.
The Consortia includes Ealing CVS, Acton Community Forum, GNP Federation and Lido Centre, ensuring comprehensive coverage across Ealing.
'Ealing Cares' will have 7 main elements :
1. Background Information Collection
2. Social prescribing
3. Healthy Eating
5. Physical alertness
7. Accessibility, support and activity available on weekends
Support Available for Self Care For Life
NHS Choices - Guide to Long Term Conditions and Self Care. This page contains lots of tips and links to other information that may be relevant to people with a long term health condition. The pages include links toLiving with a Long Term Health Condition information on Personal Health Budgets and more.
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12. Common cold