New Winter Support Booklet Launched

A new winter support booklet has been produced containing advice, self-care tips and useful contacts, along with practical advice to help people help themselves and others, by staying warm and well and doing all they can to reduce pressures on the NHS and other services over the winter period.
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Picture of the cover of the new winter support booklet

The booklet outlines support available for carers, including information about housing, food and fuel poverty, domestic abuse, finances and bills. It also contains information to help people to prepare and plan for wintry weather including information about gritting and travel.

For many people across Bradford district, this year might be just as challenging as previous years - for some, even more so. If you need support during the winter months, this booklet may be able to help. It’s packed with useful information, tips and contacts all in one place.

The Winter advice booklet contents:

  • NHS and your health
  • Mental Health
  • Isolation and loneliness
  • Domestic abuse and sexual violence
  • Support for carers
  • Energy Supply
  • Food and fuel poverty
  • Finances and bills
  • Benefits and jobs
  • Housing
  • Volunteering
  • Winter wellbeing

The booklet has been created by Bradford Council, Community Action Bradford & District (CABAD), Race Equality Network and Act as One (the health and care partnership for Bradford District and Craven).

You can find copies of this booklet at your local library, community centre, food bank or information centre. You can also download a copy here

If you need printed copies of the booklet for a community group please email If you need printed copies of the booklet for a community group please email


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