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What is a topic specific needs assessment?

A topic specific needs assessment considers a health topic or population group in significant detail. Needs assessments give an indeapth detailed picture of one element of health and wellbeing in York. This can be informative when a health and wellbeing issue is thought to be rapidly changing, is not well understood, or not well reported in York.

 

How are the topics selected?

Topics are considered in response to the level of local need, and are assessed using a matrix tool. The working group  welcome suggestions for new projects. Please send all suggestions to healthandwellbeing@york.gov.uk 

All projects will go to the York Health and Wellbeing Board Steering Group for approval before the projects begin.

 

Recently completed needs assessments

2018

Sexual Health Needs Assessment

Homeless Health Needs Assessment

 

2017

Student Health Needs Assessment

     a. Full Report

     b. Summary Report

Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment

 

2016

   Learning Disability Needs Assessment

   Suicide Audit

   All Age Autism Needs Assessment

   Alcohol and Health Needs Assessment

    a. Full Report

    b. Summary Report

   Self-Harm Needs Assessment

 

2015

   Poverty Needs Assessment

   Eye Health Needs Assessment

  

 

Needs assessments currently in development:

A report into people who self-fund adult social care in older ago

A falls prevention needs assessment

 

This page was last updated on 09 January 2019
This page will be reviewed by 09 January 2020