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ReSPECT is a process that creates personalised recommendations for a person’s clinical care in a future emergency in which they are unable to make or express choices. It provides health and care professionals responding to that emergency with a summary of recommendations to help them…
Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) is the leading charity offering information, support and advice to people with sight loss. RNIB work to enable people with sight problems to live their daily lives independently. If you or a loved one has a sight problem, RNIB…
Emergency Service accessbile to all ages.  We provide emergency service to all groups of patients requiring emergency treatment that cannot be provided in the community

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Service is delivered to all adult patients (over 16) with a learning disability The Learning Disability Liaison Nurse is a central contact at the hospital for families, service users, carers, community health and social welfare professionals and housing providers. The LD liaison nurse: Facilitates reasonable adjustments…

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Seasonal Affective Disorder, or SAD, or the Winter Blues, is officially recognised by Doctors and Psychiatrists as a medical condition. There are a diverse range of symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder; many are associated with a feeling of general depression - which is why it…
What is shared decision making? Shared decision making is a key component of patient-centered health care. It is a process in which clinicians and patients work together to make decisions and select tests, treatments and care plans based on clinical evidence that balances risks and…
Free Directory Enquires If you are having difficulties accessing the telephone directory, you can apply to sign up to the free BT Directory Enquiry service.  Once you have joined the service, all you do is call 195 and you can speak to an operator who…
Community based falls prevention exercise classes for older people who have fallen or who are at risk of falling. Steady Steps will help improve confidence, balance, co-ordination and strength and aims to decrease the incidence of falling. It is also a great way to make…
Community based falls prevention exercise classes for older people who have fallen or who are at risk of falling. Steady Steps will help improve confidence, balance, co-ordination and strength and aims to decrease the incidence of falling. It is also a great way to make…
Community based falls prevention exercise classes for older people who have fallen or who are at risk of falling. Steady Steps will help improve confidence, balance, co-ordination and strength and aims to decrease the incidence of falling. It is also a great way to make…
Stress Less workshops are a four session weekly evening class.  The workshops will empower you to manage your feelings of stress and become your own therapist. Visit the website for details of venues in Newbury, Reading, Bracknell and Slough.
Provides relief & practical support to those who have suffered the effects of a stroke. Family Support Service - Hospital & home visiting, information and assessment of individual needs.  Contact Fiona Forrest 01635 529360  Fee.strokecare@gmail.com Stroke Support - Rehabilitation programmes, comprising NHS assessments, seated exercise, information, fellowship,…
Problems such as anxiety, depression, stress and phobias are very common. Talking Therapies is a friendly and approachable service that helps people with these problems.We are here to help adults aged 18+ from Berkshire and we have a team of advisors and therapists who can…
Tell Us Once is a service that lets you report a death to most government organisations in one go. When you register the death the registrar will: let you know if the service is available in your area give you the phone number give you…
We promote the benefits of complementary therapy and aim to give visitors all the information they need to help them make an informed decision about whether therapy would be right for them. The website has a FAQs section, a number of useful articles written by…
Triumph Over Phobia (TOP UK) is a leading National registered charity which aims to help sufferers of phobias, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and other related anxiety to overcome their fears and become ex-sufferers.   If you would like more information please complete the enquiry form or phone/email.
A walking for health group, organised in association with the Ramblers and Macmillan Cancer Support. All walks start at 10:30am, last about an hour and cover up to three miles. Walks are free, please wear shoes and clothing suitable for the weather.   Visit the…
Join a walk today, just turn up and join in!  All you need is a comfortable pair of shoes! West Berkshire has fifteen regular led health walks for people of all abilities, especially those who are inactive or do little physical activity. The walks are friendly, welcoming…
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