Welcome to Talking Health Taking Action: Your One Stop Shop for Self-Management Support
Talking Health Taking Action was founded by Jane Cooper-Neville and Jean Thompson, MBE in 2011. Jane and Jean have worked together for the past 20 years to support people like you increase the availability of self-management support, while also regularly indulging in their shared love of traditional London working class food. Click here to read more.
Self-management sits at the heart of the spectrum of community centred approaches for health and wellbeing.
At the heart of heath: Realising the value of people and communities. NESTA, March 2016
We work with providers across the NHS, social services, public health and within the voluntary and community sector.
We specialise in providing support to organisations seeking to develop programmes that enable people living with long term conditions to develop self-management knowledge, confidence and skills.
We use one of the most widely recognised and evaluated models available which has been developed by Professor Kate Lorig and her colleagues over 38 years of research and programme development; all focused on the goal of helping people better manage their long term health conditions.
View over 30 years of published research here.
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For additional information on the range of services we provide please contact us