Useful Links

Child and Maternal Health Observatory (ChiMat): http://www.chimat.org.uk/

The national Child and Maternal Health Observatory is a public health observatory established to provide wide-ranging, authoritative data, evidence and practice related to children's, young people's and maternal health.

Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG): http://www.communities.gov.uk/

The Government is overseeing a fundamental shift of power away from Westminster to councils, communities and homes across the nation.

Department for Education: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-education

The Department for Education is responsible for education and children’s services.

Department for Farming and Rural Affairs (DEFRA): http://ww2.defra.gov.uk/

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) is a government department in the UK.

Department for Transport: http://www.dft.gov.uk/

The Department for Transport provides the system that is an engine for economic growth, but one that is also greener and safer and improves quality of life in our communities

Department for Work and Pensions: http://www.dwp.gov.uk/asd/

The Department for Work and Pensions is responsible for welfare and pension policy and is a key player in tackling child poverty.

Department of Health: http://www.dh.gov.uk

The Department of Health provides strategic leadership for public health, the NHS and social care in England.

Environment Agency: http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/

Are an Executive Non-departmental Public Body responsible to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and a Welsh Government Sponsored Body responsible to the Minister for Environment and Sustainable Development.

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC): http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/index.htm


Land Registry: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/land-registry

Register land titles to England and Wales, and record dealings with registered land, e.g. sales.

LG Inform: http://lginform.local.gov.uk/

LG Inform presents up-to-date published data about your local area and the performance of your council or fire and rescue authority.

Local Health Interactive Maps: http://www.localhealth.org.uk/#z=-112368,1525094,1204573,2173968;v=map11;l=en

Local Health has been developed by Public Health England and gives you access to interactive maps and reports at a small area level (Middle Super Output Area level) and at local authority level.

Ministry of Justice: http://www.justice.gov.uk/index.htm


National Cancer Intelligence Network: http://www.ncin.org.uk/home.aspx

The NCIN is a UK-wide initiative, working to drive improvements in standards of cancer care and clinical outcomes by improving and using the information collected about cancer patients for analysis, publication and research

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE): http://www.nice.org.uk/


NCHOD: http://www.nchod.nhs.uk/

The Clinical and Health Outcomes Knowledge Base is a one-stop source of all information on health outcomes generated by the National Centre for Health Outcomes Development.

Neighbourhood Statistics: http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/

Neighbourhood statistics and reports, produced by the ONS

NHS Health Protection Agency (HPA): http://www.hpa.org.uk/


NHS Information Centre: http://www.ic.nhs.uk


NOMIS - Official Labour Market Statistics: https://www.nomisweb.co.uk/

Crown Copyright

Office for National Statistics (ONS): https://www.ons.gov.uk/


Office for Standards in Education (OFSTED): http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/


Ordnance Survey: http://ordnancesurvey.co.uk/


Police.UK: https://www.police.uk/

Crime and policing in England, Wales and Northern Ireland

Projecting Adult Needs and Service Information (PANSI): http://pansi.org.uk


Projecting Older People Population Information System (POPPI): http://poppi.org.uk


Public Health England: Segment Tool: http://fingertips.phe.org.uk/profile/segment

Life expectancy and the causes of death that are driving inequalities in life expectancy at national, regional and local area levels.

Public Health England: Suicide Prevention Profile: http://fingertips.phe.org.uk/profile-group/mental-health/profile/suicide/data#page/10/gid/1938132828/pat/6/par/E12000009/ati/102/are/E10000013

Suicide Prevention Profiles produced to help develop understanding at a local level and support an intelligence driven approach to suicide prevention.

Public Health Outcomes Framework: http://www.phoutcomes.info/

Public Health Outcomes Framework

Public Health Profiles: http://fingertips.phe.org.uk/profile/health-profiles

The aim of the Health Profiles has been to improve the availability and accessibility of health and health related information whilst helping local government and health services make plans to improve local people's health and reduce health inequalities.

Royal Mail Postcode Finder: http://www.royalmail.com/find-a-postcode

Tool to search for a postcode or an address