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Information, guidance and advice for a wide range of health conditions

The following resources (websites, fact-sheets, videos, etc) are provided by a variety of organisations. Some are national organisations such as Diabetes UK but there are also local services provided or commissioned by the NHS, local authority, charity or voluntary organisations as well as a range of other resources by national and local providers. also provides information, advice and guidance for hundreds of health conditions along with general health information.

A new service finder on allows healthcare professionals and patients to search for and find a pharmacy that offers free blood pressure checks. The tool explains who is eligible to go to a pharmacy to get their blood pressure checked and can be searched using a postcode, with the nearest pharmacy listed first. 

Hope Programme for the South West

Hope Programme for the South West is designed to be used on demand.

Participants get to choose what self-management support they need, when they need it. 

The support ranges from self-directed personalised e-learning resources, digital peer-support courses facilitated by trained facilitators with lived experience, and an online community.

Up and coming courses in January 2024 include Programme for Parents of Autistic Children, Long COVID, Long Term Conditions.



The comprehensive NHS website provides information for hundreds of health conditions, healthy living topics, a guide to social care, health news and services near you.

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Stopping smoking is one of the best things you can do and there's no better time than now to stop! If you live in Devon and currently smoke, you could be eligible for FREE support.


Facilitated by Devon Sexual Health
2 clinics of 6 patients available per month in North Devon

Fits for:  HRT, Heavy Menstrual Bleeding (once fully investigated)

Patients can be referred or self refer for coils for HRT or be referred for coils for Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

Must be:
Under 55yrs
Be a resident in Devon
Be fully investigated for any atypical bleeding
Have no issues or UKMEC 3 or 4 criteria that preclude a coil fit


For more information, please contact Sue Mills at the Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust 07909 035036, or by email at

Useful resources

What matters to you?

These are some of the more common issues that can impact on your health and well being. 

If you are tackling one or more of these you may be happy doing this on your own and the resources below may help.


These resources are from a wide range of providers, both local and national (not only NHS or local authority). They are correct at the time of being added so please let us know at  if you find any that need updating.

Other useful resources

Health and Care Videos

Click the image to view our health information video library. Lots of useful health advice at your finger tips! Videos provided by:

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