On average people with long-term conditions spend less than 3 hours a year with their health team. The rest of the time they are left to self-manage. Our charity exists to help these people be understood, empowered and supported. Read more
There are so many benefits to volunteering - meet great people; improve your confidence; learn new skills; feel better; make others feel better; be part of your community.
With the number of people living with long-term conditions increasing, knowing how to help prevent a further diagnosis is becoming more and more important.
We have supported over 150,000 people with long-term conditions to become self-managers. Self-management benefits not only those with a long-term condition, but also saves the health and social economy money.
National Voices publishes their priority actions for the new government Read more
A report into the state of the UK's mental health - are we surviving or thriving? Read more
New research conducted by National Voices and Social Enterprise UK has found that only 13% of Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) can clearly show that they are actively committed to pursuing social value in their procurement and commissioning decisions. Read more
We love our volunteers Read more