Health Creation is new way of thinking about health and how best to address health inequalities. explains Merron Simpson
Welcome to your newsletter. This edition focuses on our response to COVID-19, updates our members on the recent Primary Care Network Workshops and reviews our Power Shifting Tools. In addition, we provide an update on our media and social media activities, including how we have been advancing your on-line movement. We hope you enjoy reading […]
Brian Fisher, Chair, Health Creation Alliance Have you been participating in the online experiences that have mushroomed in response to the pandemic? Have you been clapping for carers? Have you been contacted by a local group, perhaps offering support to collect food and medicines? The astonishing outpouring of community solidarity, compassion and practical support has […]
Merron Simpson and Brian Fisher make a case for a properly funded social health service with Health Creation at its core to improve health and reduce health inequalities in this article published in The Times on 10th March 2020. Download the full article here.
The latest Marmot Report “10 years on” makes dismal reading. It shows that government has not prioritised health despite the concerning trends during the austerity years. Increases in life expectancy and years in good health have stalled for many. These trends show sharp inequalities: the more deprived the area the bigger the drop in life […]
Season’s Greetings to all, from Health Creation Alliance The last year has seen big changes in Alliance’s work and the landscape in which we develop. It has been exciting and satisfying to see that the ideas of Health Creation have become more accepted across both the NHS and LAs. The concepts of Contact, Confidence […]