We are working to ensure that children on the Isle of Wight are supported to get the best start in life that will lead to good health and wellbeing. This will provide the foundation to ensure they are able to achieve the best opportunities and keep as healthy and well as possible throughout their lives.
We want to ensure that families, individuals and communities are thriving and resilient with access to good jobs, affordable housing, leisure activities, lifelong training, education and learning, health and care services are are able to enjoy the place in which they live.
We want to ensure that people on the Isle of Wight are able to live independently in their own homes with appropriate care support. We want to make sure older residents are supported to play an active role in their communities and supported to maintain and develop their social and community networks.
In order to live our lives to the full and keep ourselves and those we love healthy and well, having readily available access to quality advice and support, will enable us to make informed choices about what is best and most appropriate for us as individuals.
In this section we hope to be able to direct you to services on and off the Island which can provide you with a wide choice of options for support, and some useful online tools to help you manage your own wellbeing or those you care for. These are designed to work alongside and underpin your own healthy lifestyle choices.
The NHS is turning 70 on 5 July 2018. The following activities and events are taking place on the Island to celebrate this important milestone: