Our autism section contains information about living with autism, caring for those with autism, and the important facts you should know. Find out where local support groups are, and how we can all help to raise awareness of this condition.
In this section we offer you advice on the ways in which you can speak up about the support which you receive. This might involve making a complaint, but could involve giving positive feedback to the people who are supporting you.
Whether you feel nervous around new technology or you're someone who likes to have the latest gadgets, these pages explain the benefits technology can bring, helping you and yours to live independently, or get fitter and healthier.
Our Care Provider Information Hub contains information for businesses, suppliers or providers working in Essex. The portal will provide information our vision, commissioning intentions, how to work with us and information on events, news or activities in Essex.
Taking care of your health
Taking charge of your health and wellbeing, get a health check, support with health conditions, diabetes prevention, weight management, support to stop smoking, diet and nutrition advice, getting active, staying healthy in winter, health and wellbeing for young people. Find health services near you.
How to look after your mental health, where to get support for mental health in Essex, how to get help in a crisis.
Support for people with dementia, caring for someone with dementia.
How to get an assessment, where to go for support, activities, education and work opportunities.
Information, advice and support for people of all ages with autism.
What are the recommended guidelines, where to go to get support, caring for someone with an addiction.
Support for people with sight and hearing impairments
Information and support for Armed Forces and veterans in Essex.
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