This valuable resource library is now open and available to anyone working to promote Health and Wellbeing in Hartlepool.   The library is now located in Community Hub Central, York Road, Hartlepool and returnable resources need to be collected from Central Hub.  There is still the option to collect pre-ordered items and return items via Community Hub South and Community Hub North, with prior arrangement.  Please contact the Library on 01429 284270 if you would like to select this option or if you need directions to any of the hubs.  There is no change to the internal delivery service.

PLEASE NOTE: the library will be closed Monday 18th - Wednesday 20th February, you will not be able to book resources for these days.

 

Featured Resources

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Alcohol can cause 7 types of cancer..... alcohol and breast cancer risk

You don't need to be a heavy drinker to be at risk.  Many of us underestimate how much we're drinking, but any level of regular drinking increases the risk of a range of cancers.  This leaflet produced by Balance North East promotes the 'spot of lunch' campaign and specifically highlights the alcohol and breast cancer risk.

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Alcohol causes 7 types of cancer - including breast cancer A4 poster

A4 poster to support the relaunch of the 7 Types of Cancer 'spot of lunch' campaign by Balance North East.  Poster says:  We can't see the damage alcohol does to our bodies.  But alcohol is toxic and can cause 7 types of cancer. If you reduce your drinking, you can reduce your risk.  Gives the Drinkline helpline number 0300 123 1110

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Growing, laughing, sitting, teething! - Weaning poster A4

A4 poster - part of the PHE/Change4Life Nutrition campaign.  This poster reads: Growing, laughing, sitting, teething!   For expert weaning advice and support search Start4Life.

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Slurp, burp, munch, crunch! - Weaning poster A4

A4 poster - part of the PHE/Change4Life Nutrition campaign.  This poster reads: Slurp, burp, munch, crunch!  What should baby be eating for lunch?   For expert weaning advice and support search Start4Life.

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Trying new flavours, textures and tastes?- Weaning poster A4

A4 poster - part of the PHE/Change4Life Nutrition campaign.  This poster reads: Trying new flavours, textures and tastes?  How do I do it at baby's own pace?   For expert weaning advice and support search Start4Life.

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The bite-sized guide to healthy weaning

A6 size fold out leaflet - part of the PHE/Change4Life Nutrition campaign.  This leaflet gives information on when and how to start weaning baby.

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What's New

Balance North East have launched their 'Spot of Lunch' campaigh highlighting the links between alcohol and breast cancer.  The campaign is currently running with TV advertising, as well as social media coverage.   Resources are available for this campaign.

PHE/C4L have produced some new resources around weaning.   An A6 leaflet opens out to a wall chart, giving lots of information on how and when to wean baby.

A full list of national campaigns can be found here -

https://www.healthylivingpharmacies.org/index.php/health-campaigns-and-resources/national-campaigns

http://www.nhsemployers.org/your-workforce/retain-and-improve/staff-experience/health-work-and-wellbeing/sustaining-the-momentum/calendar-of-national-campaigns-2016

 

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