New care 'hub' transforms services for people in Weymouth and Portland
A pioneering partnership project is helping to deliver faster, more joined-up care for the frail, the elderly and people with long-term health problems in the Weymouth area.
Lifting the lid on eating disorders in Dorset
A campaign to break down myths and misunderstanding about anorexia, bulimia, binge eating and other food-related health problems will take place in Dorset next week.
Rise and "Chine" for new-look mental health care facilities in Poole
A major revamp of the female mental health ward at St Ann’s Hospital, Poole, is now complete – with a new name into the bargain.
Tell us about friends or relatives who have triumphed over major health problems
There is still time to nominate people for awards celebrating outstanding recoveries from illness and injury around Dorset. The Road to Wellness 2016 awards aim to showcase inspirational stories of kindness, courage and innovation where local residents have battled to overcome debilitating physical or mental health setbacks.
Local volunteers take home top surf award
Two local volunteers have been recognised for their work with The Wave Project, a pioneering mental health surf project for young people, at an annual awards ceremony hosted by the UK Pro Surf Association.
Help us celebrate outstanding patient recovery from major health setbacks
Stories of courage, kindness and innovation are being sought to highlight the many inspirational recoveries from illness and injury taking place in Dorset. The Road to Wellness 2016 awards will celebrate people across the county who have battled – or helped others – to overcome debilitating physical or mental health problems.