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Staffordshire will move to very high COVID alert level on 2 December

Health conditions

There are a range of conditions which can affect your health, wellbeing and daily living.

For information about specific conditions or living with your condition please see:

Where can I find local services?

To find services in your area:

More information and details about the services that are available where you live and a list of local GPs can be found on the NHS Choices website.

If you are an older person who needs any non urgent information or advice about your health issues, you can call the Age UK helpline on 0800 169 6565.

Your local pharmacists can advise you on minor ailments or illnesses.

Additional support

Product and equipment advice

AskSara can help you to find useful advice and products that make daily living easier.

Manage your health

This is an app that supports people to manage their condition. It can be used on an android or apple device.

It answers commonly asked questions from patients. Clinicians answer these questions for you.

It uses computer-generated characters to demonstrate key points to help manage a condition, such as an effective inhaler technique for asthma.

Healthwatch

Healthwatch acts as an independent voice of local people. It’s their job to listen to your experiences of health and social care services. They will use this feedback to help change and improve these services.

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Latest social care and health news

Staffordshire To Move To Very Highest Tier For Covid-19 After Lockdown

Staffordshire is to be escalated to the Covid-19 Very High Alert Level when the current national lockdown restrictions end on December 2.
Date:
26 November 2020

Residents in Moorlands Covid-19 Hotspots Urged to Get Tested

Residents in parts of the Staffordshire Moorlands are being urged to book a test for Covid-19.
Date:
25 November 2020

Leader welcomes the relaxing of restrictions with a cautionary note for Staffordshire

Staffordshire residents and businesses are being asked to remain cautious despite the imminent ending of the second national 'lockdown'.
Date:
23 November 2020

Reading and IT buddies available to help combat lockdown loneliness

The council's library service has adapted one community support offer and is launching another to help address isolation during the second national 'lockdown'.
Date:
23 November 2020

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