Improving understanding and support for women experiencing the menopause

World Menopause Day is aimed at increasing awareness about the effects of the menopause, and the support and assistance available to help those affected by it.

To mark the day we have added specific support materials and guidance to the Well@York pages, including:

Rather than being a subject that is widely talked about the menopause still remains a somewhat hidden topic...Although many women face real challenges there is a growing amount of support, help and information available. Today there is scope for women to approach and manage the experience in individual ways that suit them.

Understanding Menopause helpsheet [pdf],