When everyday life is affecting your mental health and well-being, Community Connectors work in partnership with GPs to help you access local services and activities that can help.
There are times when we all need support to address life's challenges. Knowing how to access available support locally can make a big difference. Social Prescribing helps you to explore services, groups and activities that can support you to improve your health and emotional well-being.
Follow the link for more information: https://southdown.org/
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Keep warm and well in East Sussex.
Living in a cold home can harm your health. It can make a range of health conditions worse, such as breathing and heart problems, and asthma in children. It can also impact on your mental wellbeing.
You don’t have to sit at home wrapped in blankets to keep the cold away – follow our thrifty winter tips to keep your house warm this winter. Find out if you can get a free Warm Home Check. This visit can help with the little things like changing your gas or electricity supplier so that your bills are lower, small repairs to heating or loans of heating equipment, and installing draft excluders and for some people it can help get access to with more expensive items such as free or reduced cost replacement boilers or heating systems. If you know of a family with young children, an older person or someone with heath difficulties who feels cold at home and is on a low income, then let them know about this free service.
From handy tips and DIY hints to details about grants and winter payments, this site will provide you with information and support to help you keep warm and well this winter for less.
ESCIS: East Sussex Community Information Service
Bringing communities together. Discover what’s available in your local area at https://www.escis.org.uk/
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