Association of Public Analysts
An independent professional association for scientists involved in analytical chemistry in public service; ?includes a guide to their role and services, a listing of national laboratories, information about training and careers, news and contacts.
Association of Public Health Observatories (APHO)
Represents the network of public health observatories in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. Describes their information and health intelligence services, with details of publications, projects, news, and contacts.
British Fluoridation Society
An organisation of health professionals formed to promote improvement of dental health through fluoridation of public water supplies. Includes a library of resources on water fluoridation, news, and contacts.
British Toilet Association
Campaigns for better public toilets in all "away from home" situations. Offers campaign information, news and downloads.
The Carbon Monoxide and Gas Safety Society
Charity which works to help prevent deaths from carbon monoxide poisoning and other gas dangers. Includes briefing papers and resources for the public and for medical professionals.
Child and Maternal Health Observatory (ChiMat)
Collects and provides information and intelligence to improve decision-making for effective children's and maternal health services. Includes resources, data, indicators, and reports, with background on the programme.
CO Be Alarmed
Campaigns to prevent deaths by carbon monoxide poisoning in the UK.
Faculty of Public Health
The standard setting body for specialists in public health in the UK; provides details of their training, professional standards, policies, and publications.
Gas Safety Charity
UK wide charity which focuses on gas safety, with information for the general public as well as for organisations.
Glasgow Centre for Population Health (GCPH)
Established to research, implement, and lead action to improve health and tackle inequality. Includes a guide to their work programmes, events and publications, with staff profiles and background on the project.
Health Challenge Wales
Formed to provide the public with information to help them improve their own health; includes details of their campaigns, partner organisations, and publications.
Health Protection Agency
An independent organisation set up by the government to protect the public from threats from infectious diseases and environmental hazards. Provides a substantial collection of advice and information.
Health Protection Scotland (HPS)
Delivers national services aimed at protecting the people of Scotland from infectious and environmental hazards; includes a guide to their programmes and resources, specialist groups, and contacts.
A comprehensive guide to immunisation programmes for all ages, including infants and children, teenagers, young adults, and older people.
The Information Standard
Provides information on this certification scheme for all organisations producing evidence-based health and social care information for the public.
The Jenner Institute
Established to develop vaccines against major global diseases for both humans and livestock. Includes a guide to their programmes, training and courses, newsletters, and profile.
Loo of the Year Awards
Annual competition to find the best "away from home" toilets in Britain, Ireland and the Channel Islands. Includes nomination information, news and details of previous winners.
NHS Health Scotland
Official body that provides information and resources to support health improvement practitioners and organisations to improve Scotland's health and reduce inequalities.
Public Health Agency (PHA)
An official body in Northern Ireland; works to improve health and social wellbeing, health protection, and develop research and policy. Includes news, publications, and links.
Public Health England
Protects and improves the nation's health and wellbeing, and reduce health inequalities.
Provides information on public health practice, training and research in the UK from the perspective of a Specialist Registrar Doctor in Oxford.
Royal Society for Public Health
A membership organisation open to anyone working in the area of public health, and dedicated to promoting collective human health and well-being. Includes details of membership, qualifications available, publications, and news.
Safety Groups UK
Providing resources and information for local health and safety groups across the UK.
ScotPHN - Scottish Public Health Network
Promotes and supports public health initiatives across Scotland, and facilitates cross disciplinary research; includes information about current and past projects, resources, special interest groups, events and news.
Society for Social Medicine
Aims to promote a multidisciplinary approach to social medicine, including epidemiology, the health needs of society, health services, and the prevention of disease. Offers newsletters, membership details, reports, events diary, jobs and news service, and a history.
Solutions for Public Health (SPH)
An NHS public health organisation that works to improve health and reduce health inequalities; describes their programmes for workforce development, commissioning, health intelligence, and screening.
UK Health Forum
Charitable alliance working to reduce the risk of avoidable non-communicable diseases through public health policy. Includes press releases and reports.
UK Public Health Association
An independent voluntary organisation of public health professionals; includes details of membership, their activities, special interest groups, events and courses, newsletter, and contacts.
UK Public Health Register
Maintains a register of competent professionals, and provides professional regulation to specialists in Public Health from a variety of backgrounds.
The UK reference site on radon from Public Health England.