Physical Activity Health Alliance

This online community provides information and resources to help the physical activity workforce implement the national physical activity strategy. It also has a members' area giving registered users exclusive access to hundreds of resources, e-newsletters and more.


Feeling ready to give up or still unsure? This site is packed with advice to help you decide what you want to do next. Includes a calendar tool so you can plan how you'll stop and a calculator so you can work out how much money you'll save.

You, your child and drugs

Guidance for parents on talking about drugs with teenage children. Gives the facts about drugs and how they are used as well as tips on how you can talk issues through with them. Includes essential first aid advice.

Take on Life

This website offers information and guidance on how to lead a more active and healthier lifestyle for families and individuals.

Immunisation Scotland

In-depth and easy to understand information on all major immunisations given today. Download leaflets and factsheets.


Comprehensive NHS guidance from trying for a baby, through pregnancy, labour and birth.

Scottish Mental Health First Aid: For Young People (SMHFA)

This acclaimed training course will teach you what to do if someone is having a crisis with their mental health and also how to look after your own mental well-being. Find details of times, locations and what the course involves here.

Scottish Centre for Healthy Working Lives

The Scottish Centre for Healthy Working Lives has been established to drive the implementation of the Scottish Government's strategy to improve the health of Scotland’s working age population.

Healthy Working Lives Award

Part of the Scottish Centre for Healthy Working Lives, The Healthy Working Lives Award is a National Programme (Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards) which rewards employers who demonstrate commitment to improving the health and ultimately the performance of their workforce.

The Healthy working Lives Adviceline

Part of the Scottish Centre for Healthy Working Lives, Safe and Healthy Working provides a free and confidential occupational health and safety advisory service for all employees and employers in Small and Medium Enterprises in Scotland.

Work Positive

Online resources to help organisations with the important health and safety issue of stress at work.

Scottish Public Health Observatory (ScotPHO)

ScotPHO is a collaboration led by Information Services Division Scotland and NHS Health Scotland. Along with summary data and statistics, it provides background information, interpretation, policy notes, data sources, references and links to further information for a wide range of topics related to the health of the Scottish population.

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