What is Livewell Southend?
This is Southend's health and wellbeing website. You can find information and advice on how to stay well, as well as links and contact details for people who can help. You can also find:
- community groups
- details of organisations who can support children or adults with various health and wellbeing issues
- services that can provide support for children and adults
- information, advice and guidance on local services and support for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)
Falling as we get older is quite common and although most falls don't cause serious injury, they can really dent confidence, causing distress or embarrassment.
A scheme launched to support young carer’s in Southend-on-Sea is gaining momentum as more people become aware of it.
Local project wins Most Innovative Mental Health Intervention award
Giving you you simple and practical advice to get a healthier mind and get more out of life.
From how to deal with stress and anxiety, to boosting your mood or sleeping better.
The NHS Check is like a MOT for people.
Once every five years, it measures your circulatory and vascular health. It looks for factors that could mean you are at higher risk of: diabetes, heart disease, kidney disease, stroke,dementia.
Visit the NHS website to looks for services available near you, such as vaccinations, mental health services and prescriptions.