Month: July 2020

The Edinburgh Pact

The Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership, responsible for delivering community and bed-based health and social care services for adults in Edinburgh, want to build thriving communities in Edinburgh and embrace the opportunity to create a different type of relationship with residents, communities and organisations across the city. The Partnership are starting a conversation to build the Edinburgh Pact. The Edinburgh Pact will be an agreement between the Partnership and everyone who lives and works in Edinburgh. Our first step is

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Sexual Health Services for Young People

On behalf of the Healthy Respect and Healthy Respect + Team Please see attached for information about current sexual health services available for young people, with full details of how to access these services. The Healthy Respect team (non clinical) are also still available via their usual emails or via the healthy.respect@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk email. We are very keen to reassure young people that they still have the right to access a confidential, non-judgemental service. We are still here for them (and you!) and are available

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General Updates

Scottish Government Stay Home, Stay Active Campaign

Getting your recommended levels of activity can be difficult during COVID-19 restrictions but taking advantage of the opportunity get out in the fresh air to do one form of exercise outside each day, for example a walk, run, or cycle (alone or with members of your household) can help reduce stress and help you feel more positive and energised.

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