Stay well this winter events took place across the district, advising residents on how to prepare for colder months.
Preparing for cold weather
Epping Forest District Council and NHS West Essex Clinical Commissioning Group bought together professionals from across West Essex aiming to advise the elderly on how to prepare for winter, promoting available services and how to practising good self-care.
The roadshows speakers gave information on selecting the correct services. Including how to prepare you in case of an emergency, tips on keeping in good health and how to manage health conditions.
- NHS Pharmacy Team
- NHS Falls Prevention Team
- NHS Community Nurses
- Specsavers optometrist
- Trading Standards
- Self-Management UK
- East of England Ambulance Service
- Essex County Fire and Rescue
- West Essex Clinical Commissioning Group
Great range of services
Councillor Helen Kane Leisure and Community Portfolio Holder said: “Events like this showcase emphasise the range of services we have available in West Essex, and prove that there is help available if needed.”
“The stay well this winter events also highlight the importance of good self-care and how vital is to be prepared in staying well and making sure you’re ready for any kind of emergency you may face, not only in winter but all year round.”
“It’s great to see services across West Essex coming together and working in partnership, looking out for our community’s safety and wellbeing.”
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