Wellbeing in Action CIC

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About Us

Wellbeing in Action is a Community Interest Company established to improve the well-being of those with long term conditions through peer to peer support.

The CIC has grown through the work of Salford Heart Care, a charity which was established in 1987 with the charitable objective to support:

  • The relief and support of individuals and their carers in their recovery and rehabilitation from cardiovascular disease and other long term conditions

Date Awarded: 25th March 2014
Quality Level Marks: Level 1, Level 3
Social Value Pledges:
  • Wellbeing in Action pledges to reduce the social and economic impact of CHD within the areas they work per annum which would result in a cost saving of £266,607 for the local area and society as a whole
  • Wellbeing in Action pledges to maximise the positive economic impact on the local economy through engagement of local supply chains and promotion of local employment and spending habits
  • Engage, listen and learn from staff experience and value their opinions
  • To support services users back into employment and bringing them off benefits where possible
  • To reduce the need for health based interventions in the lives of services users, as the need for invention will be reduced
  • To raise awareness and understanding of cardiac well-being within the community
  • To share their knowledge, understanding, and best practice to improve the lives of their service users
  • To enhance the knowledge of the local community around cardiac well-being and challenge old misconceptions