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01 April 2014 at 09:01

Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust is hosting a well-being event at the Salvation Army, Shakespeare Street, Southport, PR8 5AJ between 10am and 1pm on Thursday 10th April.

Visitors will learn about improving their physical, emotional, spiritual and mental well-being and find out about self-care advice from the Trust and voluntary sector representatives.

Stands offering advice will include the Trust falls, audiology, sexual health and pharmacy services. Creative Alternatives, the local innovative remedy for stress, anxiety and depression, will also take part. The event will culminate in a performance by Good Vibrations, the Trust pain management service patients’ choir.

There will also be information on accessing financial benefits, mental health and spiritual well-being, and advice on applying for benefits, healthy eating and cooking, and holistic therapies.

Free parking is available at the back of the building and refreshments will be provided.


Issued by Nina Buckley, senior marketing and communications officer
Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust

Telephone 01704 705061
Email nina.buckley@nhs.net


Notes for editors

1. Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust manages Southport and Formby District General Hospital and Ormskirk and District General Hospital, and is responsible for many community healthcare services for adults in Southport, Formby and West Lancashire. We have a budget of £181m and employ 3,300 staff. In 2012/13, our staff saw 247,605 outpatients; treated 60,635 inpatients; supported the birth of 3,043 babies; and attended to 98,163 urgent care cases.