Health Promotion Services provides access to health improvement resources and service information for individuals, organisations, and communities across Forth Valley.
We cover Clackmannanshire, Falkirk, and Stirling council areas.
INTER-ACT - We aim to assist young people in their transition through adolescence to early adulthood.
Mental Health - We translate national mental health improvement initiatives into local action.
Nutrition - We help to facilitate a positive change in food choices amongst individuals, groups and communities.
Oral & Dental Health - We design, support and implement programmes that aim to improve oral and dental health.
Physical Activity - We work towards locally implementing 'Let's Make Scotland More Active' aimed at tackling health inequalities.
Sexual Health - We facilitate sexual well being through promoting positive, interpersonal relationships and respect for self.
Substance Use - We aim to improve health and to reduce inequalities in health by concentrating on alcohol and drugs.
Community - We work with local authority partners on programmes centred around Community Learning and Development.
Education - We support education establishments in developing and sustaining 'Health Promoting School' accreditation.
NHS - We support colleagues, Local Authorities and voluntary agencies to develop health improvement on various health topics such as, Bowel, Breast and Cervical Cancers, Screening & Immunisations.
Health Improvement Resource Service (HIRS)- We provide health promoters with access to health improvement resources and other information materials.
Your Guide to A Healthier Life - Practical tips and advice on how to give up smoking, improve your sexual health, manage your weight and stay well during pregnancy.
NHS Forth Valley
Castle Business Park
t - 01786 463031