Hampshire County Council:
Guidance note - 'Nature’s role in improving health and well-being'
Report - ‘Nature and Health: Review of initiatives linking nature, health and wellbeing in Hampshire’
Report - 'Nature, health and wellbeing - evidence to the Commission of Inquiry on Personalisation'
Natural England - 'Health and the natural environment'
RSPB - 'Health - nature improves your fitness and reduces stress'
Sustainable Development Commission – 'Healthy Futures'
'Walking for Health'
Policy, guidance and research
Sustainable Development Commission - 'Improving young people's lives: The role of the environment in building resilience, responsibility and employment chances'
Local Government Information Unit – 'Walking for health and wellbeing'
Forest Research – 'Trees and woods for quality of life'
Faculty of Public Health - 'Great Outdoors: How our natural health service uses green space to improve wellbeing' (pdf 3.6Mb)
Department of Health guidance:
Let’s Get Moving (pdf 1Mb)
Be Active, Be Healthy (pdf 4Mb)
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE):
Physical activity and the environment PH8
Mental wellbeing and older people PH16
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