Below are a number of useful links that you may find helpful in your quest to become healthier.
SHAPES HIV Camden & Islington
SHAPES Wellbeing is a free HIV psychosocial and peer support service for Camden and Islington residents funded by local authorities and delivered in collaboration by Living Well and Positively UK. People living with HIV in Camden and Islington can now choose from a wide range of free sexual health, advocacy and peer emotional support services, including: Talking Therapies (counselling), Recently Diagnosed Groups, Life Coaching, Self-Management Groups, Peer Support and Wellbeing Workshops.
Services are available at venues across Camden and Islington and residents living with HIV are able to self-refer into SHAPES but can also be formally referred by a healthcare professional. Clients can sign-up for a service or book an assessment by phone on: 020 7183 7121 or online at: shapeswellbeing.com . While professional referrals can be made in the same way.
NHS Direct Telephone Service
Don’t forget that personal healthcare advice is just a phone call away. NHS Direct operates a 24-hour nurse advice and health information service, providing confidential information on:
To speak to an NHS Direct nurse, call 111. Remember that you can call NHS Direct on behalf of someone else.
Calls to NHS Direct are charged at local rates and for patients’ safety, all calls are recorded. For more information on calling the NHS Direct Telephone service, click here.