Useful Links

This page contains information on other websites and links that maybe helpful to you:


Age Concern - Their information and advice web-page

Alcohol UK - Guidance on alcohol concern

Ambulance Wales - Welsh Ambulance Service

Arthritis care UK

Arthritis Research Campaign - Large range of superb Patient Information Leaflets

Ash Wales - Advice to quit Smoking

Asthma UK - The 'all about' sections (both child and adult) are excellent

Blood Donation - Welsh Blood Donation Website

Blue Badge Scheme - how to apply

British Thyroid Foundation

Citizens Advice Bureau - their 'get advice' page

Choose Well Wales - Help to choose the right NHS service if you are unwell or injured

Community Health Councils - Community Health Councils in Wales

Contraception Choices - Information all about your cycle and contraception choices

DAN 24/7 - Drug and Alcohol helpline

Diabetes UK - The British Diabetes Association site; with foreign language versions of some information.

Department for Work and Pensions - Advice on Jobseekers allowance, Employment and support allowance, and Disability Allowance

DVLA - guideance on driving whilst on medication

Early Support Wales - Guidance for Early Years children - aged 0 to 5

Epilepsy Action - The British Epilepsy Association site

Embarrassing problems - details on embarrassing medical problems

Emedicine's section on eye disease - Details about eye disease, for patients

eVoice - Young Epilepsy - a website for younger patients with Epilepsy

Falls Prevention Powys


Foodwise for Life - a 9 week weight management programme

Healthcosts - Information on NHS Charges and about the Low Income Scheme

Health at Work Wales - free confidential service for those who work for or run a small business offering health advice

Helpline - Mental Health Helpline - emotional support for people suffering mental distress as well as their family friends and carers - the UK renal patient charity. very good section on renal disease. - Free counselling and advice website for patients aged 11-25

Lab Tests Online - Information on the types of tests performed, for example blood samples

National Autistic Society - Information on autism and contact information

Netdoctor - patient search site

NHS Direct - NHS Wales Direct website

Parent Talk Wales - advice for parents of 0-19 year olds. - The definitive general information website.

Powys LHB - Powys Local Health Board

Powys LHB Facebook page - Powys Local Health Board Facebook page

Powys Youth Information - a website for young people in Powys

RNID - Royal National Institute for the Deaf. Good section on 'Information and Resources.'

Screening for Life Infomation on Breast, Bowel, Cervical and Aortic Aneurysm

Talk to frank - the A-Z of drugs, information for patients

The Family Planning website - Contraception information, and more

Travel Information - The NHS [Scotland] 'fit for travel' website

Wales Dementia Helpline - offer support to those affected with Dementia or for family and friends

Your Information Your Rights - a leaflet on how your information is used by the practice

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