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IPH responds to Consultation on Food Standards Agency Strategy 2010 to 2015

10.14655/20090022 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Food Standard, Diet, eating habits, Lower socioeconomic group, Health inequality The Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) promotes co-operation between Northern Ireland and the Republic ...

IPH response to a draft Policy Framework for supporting people in Northern Ireland living with long term (or chronic) conditions

10.14655/20110022 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Long term conditions The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety recently consulted on a draft Policy Framework for supporting people in Northern Ireland living with long term ( ...

IPH response to Seanad Consultation Committee on 'Changes in lifestyle can prevent approximately one third of cancers. How does Government and Society respond to this challenge?'

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IPH response to Department of Health (ROI) consultation on National Strategy on Dementia

10.14655/20120016 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Dementia, Health services The current prevalence of dementia and its associated economic and social burden presents a challenge for the configuration of dementia care services at present and it ...

Physical and Sensory Disability Strategy and Action Plan 2012-2015

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPSNI) Services for people with a physical, communication or sensory disability This strategy (2012 – 2015) presents the Department’s commitment to improving outcomes, services and support for pe ...

Living With Long Term Conditions: A Policy Framework

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPSNI) Long term conditions, Adult, Services "Living with Long Term Conditions – A Policy Framework" has been developed to provide a strategic driver for the reform and modernisation of ...

Health Service Executive's Chronic Conditions Page

Health Service Executive (HSE) Chronic disease Services for people with chronic illness aim to promote quality of life and independence for people with chronic illness/conditions by ensuring they receive coordinated care and support that is planned in par ...

Healthy Lives, Healthy People: A call to action on obesity in England

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National Strategy to Reduce Social Inequalities in Health, Norwegian Ministry of Health and Care Services (2006-07)

Norwegian Ministry of Health and Care Services HEALTH BEHAVIOUR, HEALTH INEQUALITY, HEALTH POLICY, SOCIAL INEQUALITY The Norwegian population enjoys good health. However, averages conceal major, systematic inequalities. Health is unevenly distributed amon ...

Preventing Overweight and Obesity in Scotland: A Route Map Towards Healthy Weight

The Scottish Government This Route Map sets out the further direction of national and local government decision-making in the short and medium term in tackling obesity. In common with most of the developed world, Scotland is experiencing the obesity epide ...

Department of Education and Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety CHILD, FOOD, HEALTHY EATING, NUTRITION, OBESITY, SCHOOL, INCOME, DISABILITY The main aim of the Food in Schools Policy, in line with the recommendations of the Fit Futures ...

Strategy to Prevent Falls and Fractures in Ireland’s Ageing Population

Health Service Executive (HSE) Strategic document with primary focus on the prevention of injuries due to falls and fractures in older people The Health Service Executive, Department of Health and Children and National Council on Ageing and Older people h ...

Northern Ireland Health and Social Care Inequalities Monitorng System: sub-regional Inequalities- HSC Trusts 2010

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Northern Ireland Health inequalities experienced by groups at Health and Social Care Trust area level across the range of indicators The DHSSPS has developed a programme of work to provide a firm fou ...

Equality Bill: Making it work Policy proposals for specific duties: Policy Statement

The new single Equality Duty represents an exciting next step in equality legislation. The existing public sector equality duties for race, disability and gender were pioneering pieces of legislation which placed the public sector at the forefront of tack ...

An Integrated Work Force Planning Strategy For The Health Services 2009- 2012

Workforce planning identifies the composition of the workforce required to deliver health service goals. It encompasses a range of human resource activities aimed at the short, medium and long-term. Workforce planning that is integrated with service and f ...

Health and Wellbeing: Into the Next Millennium (1997-2002)

Department of Health and Social Services LIFESTYLE, MENTAL HEALTH, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, SOCIAL EXCLUSION, WELLBEING This strategy describes the vision of the Department of Health and Social Services for how its work should be taken forward over the five yea ...

Eating and Health: A Food and Nutrition Strategy for Northern Ireland

Health Promotion Agency (HPA) DIET, EATING HABIT, EDUCATION, FOOD, HEALTH POLICY, NUTRITION This strategy builds upon the broad nutritional targets identified in the Regional Strategy for the Northern Ireland Health and Personal Social Services (1992-1997 ...

Transforming the Future for Prostate Cancer: The Prostate Cancer Charity's 2020 goals and 2008-2014 strategy

Transforming the future for prostate cancer’ sets out five major goals that the Charity believe need to be achieved for people affected by prostate cancer by 2020. These goals will be reached when everyone concerned – people affected by the disease, chari ...

Action on Smoking and Health

Action on Smoking and Health Tobacco, Smoking, Society. Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) Ireland is focused on reducing the impact of tobacco use in Irish society. Just under 7,000 Irish citizens die each year from the effects of tobacco related disease ...

A strategy for cancer control in Ireland / National Cancer Forum

Department of Health and Children Strategy for Cancer Control aims to build on the major successes in cancer that have been delivered under the 1996 National Cancer Strategy To address the rapidly rising burden of cancer, this second National Cancer Strat ...

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