The promotion of wellbeing is at the heart of the Care Act 2014's vision of care and support. The act signifies a shift away from past legal requirements to provide particular services and replaces them with the wider duty to promote wellbeing.
The act regards the aspects of wellbeing as those which are most relevant to people with care and support needs and their carers. It relates to the following areas in particular:
Livewell is Derby City Council’s wellbeing service which supports people to improve their lifestyles through losing weight, stopping smoking and getting physically active. Find out more by visiting the Livewell website.