Voices on well-being Jennie Fleming. Our questions. What does the term ‘well-being’ mean to you? How does well-being feel? How do you achieve well-being? What are the barriers? What role do services play?
… happy, content, satisfaction, peace of mind, comfort, warmth, enjoyment
Relationships and social contacts …
Illness; physical impairments; bereavement; language barriers; fragmented families; poor community support; inadequate services; de-personalised services; living alone; inability to leave the home without support
Can lead to:
Anxiety, depression, worsening physical health
“We need to look at ways and means where we can do things ourselves”
Help and support from others: