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Below you can find links to all key documents provided thoughout the Health and Wellbeing Assessment Website.

Links are split into useful sections below, click the headings to view the links under each heading.

Choosing health : Making healthy choices easier 2004, sets out the key principles for supporting the public to make healthier and more informed choices in regards to their health.

Better Health, Fairer Health 2008 is the North East's first  health and wellbeing strategy

The Health Act 2009 includes legislation to remove tobacco displays in shops and to restrict the sale of cigarettes from vending machines, which were discussed in the consultation on the future of tobacco control.

Health Act 2006 :enclosed public places and workplaces in England must be smokefree, in accordance with the Act

The Children and Young Persons (Sale of Tobacco etc) Order 2007, changed the age of sale from 16 years to 18 years for tobacco products

Equity and excellence: Liberating the NHS White Paper proposing a major restructuring of health services and of councils’ responsibilities

The Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework 2012 sets out new measures for adult social care