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NHS - Healthy New Towns

NHS Healthy New Towns

Oxfordshire has two of the ten NHS Healthy Towns located in Bicester and Barton. The work of this programme is to adopt a place based approach to changing the health of these communities.

The current Health and Social Care system is under a lot of pressure, the healthy place animation video below demonstrates how we can work together to reduce the pressure.

Healthy Place Animation

Bicester Healthy New Town continues to celebrates the ongoing success of the Healthy New Town. The slides below highlights some of the findings from testing healthy place shaping in Bicester.

Read the slides below to find out the three core strands to developing Healthy Communities.

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