These leaflets explain how occupational therapy can help you or someone you know get the most from life despite accident, illness or ageing.

Advice on how to overcome work-related stress

Work-related stress is the second biggest cause of absenteeism from work.
In 2005 420, 000 people in Britain experienced work-related stress that made them ill.

Continue to have an active life as you get older

Occupational therapists are health and social care professionals who can help older people to carry out daily routines and tasks that maintain health, wellbeing and activity levels

Do you want to get the most from life?

Do you want to get the most from life? Occupational therapists help people of all ages to identify their daily needs and aspirations, and provide advice about preventing injuries, illnesses or disabilities, or advise on how to cope with them.

Helping people to live with dementia

Dementia is a progressive condition, which may not be detected in the early stages.
Some of the symptoms of dementia may wrongly be put down to old age.

How equipment can make your life easier

If you are experiencing physical difficulties owing to recent illness, a deteriorating condition or as a result of getting older, you may need to consider how equipment could help you.