Useful Links

Please find some helpful resources and links on this page. These sites may help you to get relevant information for your needs.

NHS UK Condition
You have been told what is wrong and you want to learn more about it, in your time and at your own pace. This is a great website to learn about it.  You will find the information very useful. This will help you to get the best care from your doctors.
Provides up to date information on various medical conditions which are easy to understand.

Sunderland City Council
This page gives you access to the services available to people living in Sunderland

Birth to Five
NHS guide to child development from birth to five years of age. Useful resource for parents.

How do I choose care?
Choosing your care services can be a daunting prospect. There are wealth of care options available, but which care service is right for you? This site will help you to learn more, select contact details and also ratings of the care homes and nursing homes in your area.

What to expect from your doctor: a guide for patients
Guide for patients from General Medical Council, which regulates doctors.
National Institute of Health & Clinical Excellence (NICE) provides national guidance on promoting good health and preventing and treating ill health.
Site for scholarly articles on medical conditions.
British National Formulary (BNF) is the authoritative source of information on medications. Need registration to gain access to site.

Sunderland CCG
Website of Sunderland Commissioning Group which came into being on 1st April 2013.