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Please note these documents are archived material.
14th November 2016
23rd September 2014
The DIY Health Programme – Empowering patients and helping to manage demand
14th November 2013
Self Care Week 2013: Time to self care for life – Take control
8th November 2011
RCGP Launches E-Learning Course at Self-Care Conference 08 11 11
17th May 2011
Health Minister Ratifies Self Care Forum 17 05 11
Why Better Self-Care is Good for People
Being able to self-care directly benefits individuals, their families and society. Read more about the advantages of self-care here.
Self Care Forum Fact Sheet
Read some essential facts about the Self Care Forum here.
Self Care Forum Key Messages
Our key messages have been developed by the Self Care Forum. It is important that what we say and how we say it is always expressed clearly and consistently. And the hope is that these key messages will build consistency in self-care messaging. Read our key messages here.
Self Care: An Ethical Imperative
The Self Care Campaign group launched a report in March 2010, Self Care: An Ethical Imperative that highlights common disturbances to normal good health, such as coughs and colds, are accounting for nearly one fifth of GP workload. Click here to read the report.