Health campaigns in Wales

As part of its commitment to improving the health and well being of the population of Wales, the Welsh Assembly Government sponsors a number of campaigns and schemes.
Wales Drug and Alcohol Helpline logo

Wales Drug and Alcohol Helpline

A free and bilingual telephone helpline providing a single point of contact for anyone in Wales wanting further information or help relating to drugs or alcohol.      
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Welsh backs campaign logo

Welsh Backs

Welsh Backs is an initiative aimed at reducing the physical burden of back pain. 

Welsh backs

Sunsmart campaign logoSunsmart

The UK's national skin cancer prevention campaign. 


Keep well this winter campaign logoKeep Well This Winter

Keep Well This Winter is a campaign which aims to provide information and support to people aged 65 and over to enable them to keep well this winter. 

Keep Well This Winter

Think campaign logoTHINK Campaign

Road safety advice to keep everyone safer on the UK's roads. 

THINK campaign

Stop smoking WalesStop Smoking Wales

Smokers who wish to quit can contact Stop Smoking Wales for free, local support to stop smoking.

Condom essential wear logoThe UK’s condom awareness campaign

Condom Essential Wear is an NHS (England) initiative, aiming to raise awareness of the need to practise safe sex.

Know your limits logoThe UK’s alcohol misuse campaign

Know Your Limits is an NHS (England) initiative, aiming to raise awareness of the risks of alcohol abuse.

Mental health first aidMental health first aid

MIND Cymru is training trainers to teach mental health first aid throughout Wales.



The MEND Programme is a fun course for families with children aged 7 to 13 whose weight is above the healthy range for their age and height. It runs twice a week after school in two-hour sessions over 10 weeks.

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