Useful links

NHS Choices

NHS Choices is the official website of the National Health Service in England, providing a comprehensive health information service with thousands of articles, videos and tools helping you make the best choices about your health and lifestyle.

NHS Direct Wales

NHS Direct Wales is a health advice and information service for all Wales based patients.  It provides information on your health through an A-Z encyclopaedia , and you can also search for local NHS services such as dentists, pharmacies or support groups in your area.

Dewis Wales

Find local and national organisations and services that can help you

Telford & Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group

This website aims to provide information about the Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group and the services available to patients. The CCG is responsible for the healthcare of local people.

Shropshire Clinical Commisssioning Group

This site connects patients to their local Clinical Commissioning Group. The Shropshire CCG is responsible for local healthcare services.

Powys Teaching Health Board

Powys Teaching Health Board is responsible for meeting the health and wellbeing needs of the people of Powys, Mid Wales.

Meningitis & Septicaemia

Meningitis and septicaemia are dangerous diseases which can kill in hours. We provide life-saving symptoms information for concerned parents and individuals, as well as funding vital medical research into the diseases. Know more about meningitis and septicaemia or receive support from Meningitis Research Foundation. Meningococcal and pneumococcal meningitis are the most common types of bacterial meningitis in the UK and Ireland.

The UK Sepsis Trust

At the UK Sepsis Trust, we recognise the scale and significance of the impact of severe sepsis on sufferers and their families. is one of the most trusted medical resources online, supplying evidence based information on a wide range of medical and health topics to patients and health professionals.

PILS – QR Links

QR Links to patient information leaflets

Powys Teaching LHB

The web site gives information on the range of services available to patients in Powys.

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust

The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust was established in 2003. Our mission is to ensure the continued development of “clinically sustainable services within a financially viable NHS Teaching Foundation Trust which puts patient care first”.

Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust

From 1 July, we became a Community NHS Trust, and our aim is to provide high quality health services delivered wherever possible close to where people live – at home, in local clinics and at community hospitals.

Self-Help Toolkit PDF

Promoting Self Care through the development of effective support and signposting to Self Help Groups for people with long term conditions

Self Help Groups

Self help groups are where people who share similar experiences come together to offer practical and emotional support to each other. Visit Shropshire Self Help Groups to find which self help groups are available to you.

Info Engine – English

Info Engine is the online directory of services covering Powys, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire. Our aim is to highlight the brilliant and varied services that are available to you in your community and to give you all of the relevant information about each service so that you can make an informed choice.

Info Engine – Welsh

Info Engine yw’r cyfeirlyfr gwasanaethau ar-lein ar gyfer ardal Powys, Ceredigion, Sir Benfro a Sir Gâr. Ein nod yw tynnu sylw at y gwasanaethau gwych ac amrywiol sydd ar gael yn eich cymuned, a rhoi’r holl wybodaeth berthnasol am bob gwasanaeth er mwyn i chi wneud dewis sy’n seiliedig ar ffeithiau.

NHS 111 service

Emergency and urgent care services

Health Protection Agency

The Health Protection Agency Website gives the latest information on the Swine Flu

National Pandemic Flu Online Service

This service will assess the patient’s symptoms and, if required, provide an authorisation number, which can be used to collect antivirals from a local Antiviral Collection Point.

This service is only for people with high temperature and other symptoms which are likely to be caused by swine flu.

Health Apps Library

Safe and trusted apps to help you manage your health

Green Deal: Energy Saving for your Home

The Green Deal helps you make energy-saving improvements to your home and find the best way to pay for them.

Cerebral Palsy Symptoms

Our mission at Cerebral Palsy is to provide the public with accurate and up to date information on the many aspects of cerebral palsy and other birth injury complications. Our Team strives to maintain a comprehensive free resource so those interested or concerned about their children can take actions to protect them. If you would like to get in touch with our Team we can be reached at [email protected]