Support and information

If you need additional support, the following information resources are also available:

 

Publications

  • Producing Patient Information: gives information on project-management processes and provides a thorough list of resources and possible sources of funding. Can be ordered from the Kings Fund website: www.kingsfundbookshop.org.uk

 

Websites

  • NHS Direct Online: the NHS website for health advice and information: www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
  • The Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB) website:has a large section about providing accessible information services: www.rnib.org.uk

 

Other

  • The Patient Information Forum (PIF): a national support group for people who produce or provide high-quality information. PIF run workshops and hold a conference every two years. Contact 020 7688 9208 for details.
  • Plain English Campaign: an independent pressure group fighting for public information to be written in plain English. Visit their website at www.plainenglish.co.uk for details.

Last updated: 03/09/08

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