Health Inequalities content
The Dundee Health Inequalities Service combines the work of the Community Health (formerly Dundee Healthy Living Initiative & Equally Well), Sources of Support (SOS), Keep Well and Health and Homeless Outreach Teams. It is supported by Dundee Health and Social Care Partnership and Neighbourhood Services.
The Community Health Team supports local people to identify and address their own health needs and issues using a community development approach, and work closely with a wide range of service providers to build their capacity to adopt inequalities sensitive practice.
Sources of Support Social Prescribing Link Workers provide support to patients within designated GP practices to access services and activities that will improve their life circumstances and health and wellbeing.
Keep Well targets specific population groups offering comprehensive health checks, advice and support.
The Health & Homeless Outreach Team provides clinics, assessments, advice and healthcare to homeless people in various locations.