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National Cancer Strategy 2017-2026

This National Cancer Strategy 2017-2026 aims to meet the needs of cancer patients in Ireland for the next decade. Rapid advances have been made in cancer diagnostics and treatments. The objective is to ensure that cancer services respond to both the chall ...

National Cancer Strategy 2017-2026

5.7.2017 This National Cancer Strategy 2017-2026 aims to meet the needs of cancer patients in Ireland for the next decade. Rapid advances have been made in cancer diagnostics and treatments. The objective is to ensure that cancer services respond to both ...

IPH response to Regulations restricting smoking in private vehicles when children are present

Institute of Public Health in Ireland Smoking, Child health, Vehicle, Tobacco IPH welcome the opportunity to respond to the NI consultation on regulations to restrict smoking in private vehicles when children are present. The draft regulations proposed th ...

Regulations restricting smoking in private vehicles when children are present

Department of Health (NI) Smoking, Smokinjg cessation, Smoking restrictions, Passive smoke, Vehicle, Child health Views are being sought on draft regulations to restrict smoking in private vehicles carrying children. We would encourage you to respond via ...

A Diabetes Strategic Framework

Health Minister Michelle O'Neill is delighted to present a Diabetes Strategic Framework for the north of Ireland. Diabetes is a condition which we know affects at least 90,000 people living here. Every day here, on average, 10 people are newly diagno ...

IPH response to UK consultation on the introduction of regulations for standardised packaging of tobacco products

10.14655/749069-817616 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Tobacco, Smoking, Regulations In April 2012, a UK public consultation sought feedback from those with an interest in the policy of standardised packaging for tobacco products The UK Govern ...

Disability Action Plan 2012-16

The Department remains committed to the fulfilment of the twodisability duties, as set out in Section 49A of the DisabilityDiscrimination Act (DDA) 1995, across the Department’s functions.  10.14655/11971-987781 Department of Health, Social Services and P ...

Get Ireland Active: The National Physical Activity Plan

14.1.2016 This Plan focuses on different types of actions, some immediate and some more long-term and sustainable solutions, which recognise that behaviour change is complex, challenging and takes time. This does not merely focus on overcoming deficits bu ...

National Physical Activity Plan for Ireland

10.14655/771574-953454 Get Ireland Active Physical activity, Exercise, Obesity, Overweight, Sedentary behaviour, Lifestyle There is strong evidence to support the multiple benefits of physical activity to health and wellbeing. It promotes healthy growth a ...

The Northern Ireland Implementation Plan for Rare Diseases

This Northern Ireland Rare Diseases Implementation Plan sets out the commitment of the Department, the Health and Social Care sector, the voluntary sector, and education and research stakeholders to address the needs of people living with the impact of a ...

Public Consultation on the development of a National Cancer Strategy for 2016-2025

10.14655/771574-886579 Department of Health Cancer strategy The Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has announced that a new National Cancer Strategy is to be developed. This will be the third cancer strategy, covering the period 2016 to 2025. A Cancer Strat ...

Consultation on Regulations Under the Tobacco Retailers Act (Northern Ireland) 2014

10.14655/799178-885322 Department of Health, social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) Tobacco, Retailer, Smoking, Youth, Prevention, Access The Department of Health Social Services and Public is seeking views on three sets of draft regulations under the ...

A FITTER FUTURE FOR ALL (AFFFA): REVIEWED OUTCOME FRAMEWORK 2015- 2019

10.14655/799178-884107 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Obesity, Overweight, Weight management A Fitter Future for All, the cross-Departmental framework for preventing overweight and obesity across the life course of the population ...

Tobacco Free Ireland Action Plan

10.14655/105129-107401 Department of Health (Ireland) Tobacco Free Ireland Tobacco Free Ireland was the first policy document to be launched under the Healthy Ireland framework and sets a target for Ireland to be tobacco free (i.e. with a smoking prevalen ...

Revised Service Framework for Respiratory Health and Wellbeing Consultation

10.14655/799178-817019 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPSNI) Respiratory conditions The Service Framework for Respiratory Health and Wellbeing was originally launched in June 2009. It has recently been subject to a fundamental ...

Everybody active, every day: An evidence-based approach to physical activity

10.14655/743983-812558 Public Health England Physical activity, Exercise ‘Everybody active, every day’ is a national, evidence-based approach to support all sectors to embed physical activity into the fabric of daily life and make it an easy, cost-effecti ...

A Five Year Tobacco Action Plan: Consultation Document (PDF 202 KB)

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Smoking cessation Chronic Conditions Conditions Cancer Policy Consultations http://www.dhsspsni.gov.uk/tobacco_plan.pdf © Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety 1 January 2002 Report ...

Skin Cancer Prevention Strategy and Action Plan (PDF 455KB)

10.14655/799178-799697 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety health, population, northern ireland, government, Strategies and Action Plans Northern Ireland may not enjoy the sunniest climate in the world, or even in the UK, however, in s ...

10 Year Tobacco Strategy for Northern Ireland 2012 (PDF 709KB)

10 Year Tobacco Control Strategy for Northern Ireland; February 2012 10.14655/799178-799621 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Smoking cessation 10 Year Tobacco Control Strategy for Northern Ireland; February 2012 Chronic Conditions C ...

Living With Long Term Conditions- A Policy Framework

10.14655/799178-799597 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Health services "Living with Long Term Conditions – A Policy Framework" has been developed to provide a strategic driver for the reform and modernisation of services ...

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