Each day during Health Information Week we will have a different theme that will link to health books, events, groups or activities. Just come back here each day and click the daily link below.
From Saturday 1st July 2017 some of our Libraries and Multi Service Centres will have new opening times. For more information please click the link below that will open a new window.
This part of the library catalogue supports our Health Offer. It contains links to hard copy items, eBooks, eMagazines, events, activites and websites that have been chosen by professionals to support a wide range of Health & Wellbeing issues.
Take a trip down memory lane at your local East Riding Library.
Use our great range of memory boxes containing items such as photographs, books and even food packaging to relive the sights and sounds of days gone by.
Reminiscence is a social group for older people to meet new friends and have fun sharing stories. Reminiscence is also proven to be beneficial for those living with Dementia and their carers, and is endorsed by the Alzheimer’s society.
Contact your local library for details on your nearest session.
Common Mental Health Conditions Reading Well Books on Prescription provide step-by-step self help techniques for managing common conditions including depression, anxiety, stress and chronic pain. The books have been tried and tested and recommended by health professionals.
Reading Well Books on Prescription provide books for those with dementia, for those caring for someone with dementia or for people wanting to find out more about dementia.
The books include information and advice, help after diagnosis, practical support for carers and personal stories. The books have been tried and tested by people with experience of dementia and recommended by health professionals.
Making a Difference 3 - A Manual for Carers.
For carers who want to make a difference to the quality of life of the person living with dementia.
The cognitive stimulation therapy manual offers 75 sessions on a variety of topics to suit all interests.