Unintentional injury is a common cause of A+E attendance and emergency admission to hospital, and is recorded in approximately 8% of deaths among children and 3% among adults.
The Fife Community Safety Strategy 2015-2020 includes the outcome of ‘People are safe from fire and unintentional harm’, with the Safer Communities Co-ordinating Group monitoring progress towards meeting this goal. Read More
Places can help define us, they can give us a sense of belonging and they are the backdrop to everything we do. Having good places to live our lives in can enrich us and make it easier to achieve our ambitions. Read More
Quick brief: Main findings for Fife from Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation (SIMD) 2016 Read More
The Local Strategic Assessment provides an overview of how the local area concerned is doing. It collates a wide range of information and, through facilitated sessions with a range of individuals involved in the Local Community Planning process, gives key input for the refresh of Local Community Plans and input into the wider Fife-wide Strategic Assessment.
Reports available are-:
North East Fife
South West Fife
From 2013 to 2015, Fife Health and Wellbeing Alliance support six community-led health initatives. An evaluation was commissioned to help the Alliance to understand how the initiatives were operating, and their contribution to tackling health inequalities in Fife. Read More
The Fife LGBT Community Needs Assessment Report (LGBT Health and Wellbeing, February 2016) is the most comprehensive research to date of the experience of LGBT people in Fife Read More