London Borough of Croydon

Public Health in Croydon services & information

  • About public health in Croydon

    The role of the public health team is to involve everyone in improving the health and wellbeing of all people in Croydon. Read more and view the Annual Public Health Report. 

  • Live Well Croydon

    Croydon’s new healthy lifestyle service, with free information, tips, advice and support on the JustBe Croydon website.

  • Croydon Heart Town

    The Heart Towns initiative aims to mobilise communities across Britain to both help prevent and fight Britain’s biggest killer, circulatory and heart disease.

  • Croydon’s Food Flagship Programme

    Growing food, learning to cook healthier food, and understanding the importance of a balanced, nutritious diet in preventing obesity are the principal aims of Croydon becoming a Food Flagship Borough

  • Maintaining a healthy weight

    FREE adult and child weight management services in Croydon.

  • Drugs, alcohol and smoking

    Information and health advice about  drugs, alcohol and smoking

  • Psychological therapies and wellbeing

    Free, confidential face-to-face and online therapy.

  • Sexual health, HIV & AIDS

    Information and advice on sexual health issues including HIV/AIDS

  • Your local pharmacy

    Find out how we are helping pharmacies in Croydon to better meet the needs of their local communities.

  • There is only one you

    About the new 'One You' campaign, launched by Public Health England. Encouraging everyone to try and make small changes to their lifestyle, to improve their health. 

  • Free NHS health checks

    Did you know that you can have a free NHS health check if you live in Croydon and are registered with a doctor's surgery in Croydon?

  • Healthy Schools Programme

    Croydon has a successful Healthy Schools Programme, which supports pupils to make healthy food choices and be more active.

  • Eat Well Croydon

    Eat Well Croydon is a voluntary scheme for food outlets in Croydon encouraging them to develop healthier practices.