Online support

Find information and support for a range of health issues from seeing and hearing people’s real life experiences. Thousands of people have shared their experiences on film to help you understand what it’s really like to have a health condition such as breast cancer or arthritis.
Find out more or select from the list of health conditions on the menu.

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Chill 4US Carers – online forum for chatting

Chill4us Carers is the social network community for family carers and is about, information, humour, fantasy and fun, chat with carers and finding help when the caring ends. We are a peer support group offering carer resources and have experience of the isolation felt by family carers, the struggle with finding grants, money and the general difficulty of finding help for carers. There is information and advice for carers in our carers message boards, our website and free daily newspaper.


Living Life to the Full

An online resource for good mental health and wellbeing



Online e-learning on the role of carers

Here is an online training video provided by the local authority specifically for carers.

Online First Aid Information

Free online First Aid Information for babies and children from the Red Cross is available here:

Online support forums for carers (for mental illness carers) (a supportive online forum for everyone affected by bipolar) (a support group for Soton based Stroke survivors) (for cancer carers)