Allerton Medical Centre

Westfield Medical Centre

Keeping healthy in winter

Most excess winter illnesses aren’t caused by hypothermia or extreme cold, they are caused or made worse during normal winter temperatures (average outdoor temperature below 5 degrees).

Some people are at increased risk during the winter months but there are a range of services which can support people to stay well in winter.

The slideshow below gives information on support available and who to contact about:

  • Falls
  • Safety in the home
  • Food
  • Lifestyle affecting health
  • Mental health support
  • Bereavement
  • Connecting to the community
  • Support for carers
  • Finances and debt
  • Fuel bills
  • Crisis
  • Home Plus Leeds

Winter support available in Leeds