Loneliness – Let’s talk about it

Feeling lonely is completely normal Many of us can feel lonely while checking our social media, on our own or with others. It is nothing to be embarrassed or ashamed of. Admitting we feel lonely can be hard, but it’s important to remember that many others experience similar feelings of loneliness too, and that this… Continue reading Loneliness – Let’s talk about it

Newsletter

Our newsletter is back! Going forward, we plan to release a new newsletter seasonally, with information about services and schemes starting in the area. You can download a copy via the button below.

Get your blood pressure checked

Cardiovascular disease (CVD), is a general term for conditions affecting the heart or blood vessels and causes 1 in 4 deaths in England. High blood pressure is the largest single risk factor for CVD and can increase your risk of serious and potentially life-threatening health conditions, such as heart attacks stroke, kidney disease and vascular… Continue reading Get your blood pressure checked

The Marfan Trust

Marfan Trust is a charity that aims to improve and save the lives of people with Marfan syndrome. What follows is from their resources: For more information, or to become a member of the trust, visit their website at www.marfantrust.org, or send an email to info@marfantrust.org

Household Support Fund

The Household Support Fund is a new fund which aims to help those struggling to pay for food, energy or other essential items. If you, or someone you know is struggling to keep warm and fed, please go to Household Support Fund – Cambridgeshire County Council to see if you could be eligible to apply to the… Continue reading Household Support Fund

Cervical Cancer Screening

Two people die every day from cervical cancer in England, yet it is one of the most preventable cancers and getting your screening can help stop it before it starts. Screening helps prevent cervical cancer by checking for a virus called high-risk HPV which causes nearly all cervical cancers. This is the best way to find… Continue reading Cervical Cancer Screening

Is it time for solid food?

If you feel adrift in an ocean of information regarding what to feed your newborn, the NHS has setup a support website with handy tips and advice for you. Follow this link to find out more.

Mental health services and support

One in four people across the country will experience a mental health problem in any given year. Mental health problems and illnesses include anxiety, depression, addiction, personality disorders and psychosis. Experiencing a mental health problem can be upsetting and very frightening. It is important to know you are not alone and that there are a… Continue reading Mental health services and support