Substance Misuse - JSNA 2019/20Substance Misuse - JSNA 2019/20

London Borough of Brent
Updated 3 years ago
Drug and alcohol misuse is associated with a wide range of health and social issues and creates significant costs to the public purse. Dependency in particular is commonly linked to poor outcomes in relation to physical health, mental health with anti-social and criminal activity that adversely affects individuals, families and communities. Estimates of the level of substance misuse in Brent indicate that the borough has rates of opiate...Drug and alcohol misuse is associated with a wide range of health and social issues and creates significant costs to the public purse. Dependency in particular is commonly linked to poor outcomes in relation to physical ...

Smoking Prevalence - JSNA 2019/20Smoking Prevalence - JSNA 2019/20

London Borough of Brent
Added 3 years ago
Smoking continues to kill 78,000 people in England every year and is the number one cause of preventable death in the country, resulting in more deaths than the next six causes combined. In Brent 186 deaths per 100,000 people can be attributed to smoking. This report is part of the JSNA (Joint Strategic Needs Assessment) which looks at the current and future health and care needs of the local population. The JSNA explores the wider soci...Smoking continues to kill 78,000 people in England every year and is the number one cause of preventable death in the country, resulting in more deaths than the next six causes combined. In Brent 186 deaths per 100,000 p...

Sexual and Reproductive Health - JSNA 2019/20Sexual and Reproductive Health - JSNA 2019/20

London Borough of Brent
Added 3 years ago
Brent residents have good access to specialist sexually transmitted infection (STIs) diagnosis and treatment services. The number of new sexually transmitted infections (STIs) diagnosed among residents of Brent in 2018 was 5,685. The rate was 1,727 per 100,000 residents, considerably higher than the rate of 784 per 100,000 in England. This report is part of the JSNA (Joint Strategic Needs Assessment) which looks at the current and futur...Brent residents have good access to specialist sexually transmitted infection (STIs) diagnosis and treatment services. The number of new sexually transmitted infections (STIs) diagnosed among residents of Brent in 2018 w...

Health and Lifestyle - JSNA 2019/20Health and Lifestyle - JSNA 2019/20

London Borough of Brent
Added 3 years ago
The Health and Lifestyle chapter brings together a range of indicators from obesity to physical activity levels. The prevalence of active adults in Brent has increased in the past three years but these levels are still lower than the London average. Brent is the fourth most inactive borough in London. This report is part of the JSNA (Joint Strategic Needs Assessment) which looks at the current and future health and care needs of the loc...The Health and Lifestyle chapter brings together a range of indicators from obesity to physical activity levels. The prevalence of active adults in Brent has increased in the past three years but these levels are still l...

Gangs and serious youth violence - JSNA 2019/20Gangs and serious youth violence - JSNA 2019/20

London Borough of Brent
Added 3 years ago
The supply of drugs continues to be a major activity for criminal groups and gangs in Brent. Knife injury victims under 25 in Brent is similar to the London average. This report is part of the JSNA (Joint Strategic Needs Assessment) which looks at the current and future health and care needs of the local population. The JSNA explores the wider social factors that impact a person’s health and wellbeing, to inform the commissioning of hea...The supply of drugs continues to be a major activity for criminal groups and gangs in Brent. Knife injury victims under 25 in Brent is similar to the London average. This report is part of the JSNA (Joint Strategic Needs...
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Economy and Employment - JSNA 2019/20Economy and Employment - JSNA 2019/20

London Borough of Brent
Added 3 years ago
In 2018, there were around 15,030 businesses based in Brent – a rise of 47% since 2010. Businesses in Brent produce around £9bn per year in economic output (‘gross value added’). This report is part of the JSNA (Joint Strategic Needs Assessment) which looks at the current and future health and care needs of the local population. The JSNA explores the wider social factors that impact a person’s health and wellbeing, to inform the commiss...In 2018, there were around 15,030 businesses based in Brent – a rise of 47% since 2010. Businesses in Brent produce around £9bn per year in economic output (‘gross value added’). This report is part of the JSNA (Joint St...

Domestic Abuse - JSNA 2019/20Domestic Abuse - JSNA 2019/20

London Borough of Brent
Added 3 years ago
Three out of four victims of domestic abuse are female with 20 to 50 year olds over-represented as victims compared to Brent’s population. This report is part of the JSNA (Joint Strategic Needs Assessment) which looks at the current and future health and care needs of the local population. The JSNA explores the wider social factors that impact a person’s health and wellbeing, to inform the commissioning of health services within the bor...Three out of four victims of domestic abuse are female with 20 to 50 year olds over-represented as victims compared to Brent’s population. This report is part of the JSNA (Joint Strategic Needs Assessment) which looks at...

Diabetes - JSNA 2019/20Diabetes - JSNA 2019/20

London Borough of Brent
Added 3 years ago
Diabetes is a lifelong condition that causes an individual’s blood sugar levels to become too high. In Brent, 17% of all deaths are attributable to diabetes. The prevalence of adults with diabetes in Brent is much higher than London and England and rising.  This report is part of the JSNA (Joint Strategic Needs Assessment) which looks at the current and future health and care needs of the local population. The JSNA explores the wider so...Diabetes is a lifelong condition that causes an individual’s blood sugar levels to become too high. In Brent, 17% of all deaths are attributable to diabetes. The prevalence of adults with diabetes in Brent is much higher...

Childhood Obesity - JSNA 2019/20Childhood Obesity - JSNA 2019/20

London Borough of Brent
Added 3 years ago
Childhood obesity can effect an individual’s health and well-being for the long term and is also a predictor of adult obesity. Brent has a higher prevalence of obese school children leaving primary school at 26% compared to the London and England average. This report is part of the JSNA (Joint Strategic Needs Assessment) which looks at the current and future health and care needs of the local population. The JSNA explores the wider soci...Childhood obesity can effect an individual’s health and well-being for the long term and is also a predictor of adult obesity. Brent has a higher prevalence of obese school children leaving primary school at 26% compared...

Strategies and PlansStrategies and Plans

London Borough of Brent
Updated 4 years ago
Strategies and plans for a range of Brent Council's initiativesStrategies and plans for a range of Brent Council's initiatives