Public health


Online resources

UK Health Security Agency

Northumberland County Council Public Health

North Tyneside Public Health and Wellbeing

Health Education England Public Health

Office for Health Improvement and Disparities

Office for National Statistics: People, population and community

Support for Local Authority Public Health Teams


Important documents

Five year forward view (2014) – ” the future health of millions of children, the sustainability of the NHS, and the economic prosperity of Britain all now depend on a radical upgrade in prevention and public health.”

Next Steps On The Five Year Forward View (2017)

The five year forward view for mental health

NHS Long Term Plan (2019)

Healthy lives, healthy people: our strategy for public health in England (2010)

LGA annual public health report – four years on (2017)

Public health working with voluntary, community and social enterprise sector

Working Together To Improve Health and Social Care For All  2021

Health and Care Act 2022


For many other journals go to Browzine and log in with your NHS Athens username and password.

If you are looking for an article but you can’t find the full text online, fill in this request form, and we will obtain a copy of the article for you (there may be a charge for this service).

Titles available include:


Books about public health in the Trust libraries

We have recently purchased a collection of Oxford e-books.  Click on the titles below to read the books online.  You will need an NHS Athens account.


Kortext E-books
Access essential textbooks through Kortext using your NHS Athens account.