The Health Group aim to investigate the issue of community health. What is a healthy community? What are the issues that need tackling? What resources do we have locally? We will look at educating people into health and supporting one another in moving towards a vibrant, healthy community.
In the first meeting we identified that there is a need to localise health care as much as possible, and that this healthcare starts with self-support and community support. We need to draw on local expertise and information and find how we can best find local information/expertise that can meet need. We have decided to call this a ‘neighbourghood care scheme’ and areas of particular interest would include: