Health and well-being - how libraries can help

Information and services

Reading Friends

A befriending programme developed by the Reading Agency, delivered in partnership with community organisations, including libraries.

Reading well

Books for those experiencing mild to moderate mental health problems

Out Lit - Our LGBT virtual collection

Our lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender virtual collection

Reminiscence collection

A collection for those who care for the elderly, professionally or personally

Library Direct Service

For people who have difficulty getting to a library due to ill health, disability, mobility problems or caring responsibilities

Library services for people with disabilities

Support for those with hearing, visual or mobility difficulties

Social care and health

Surrey County Council's social care services for adults and children