Making Every Contact Count (MECC) is part of a national programme for all front line staff and volunteers. It involves very brief, appropriate conversations about lifestyle, health and well-being and offers motivation for small lifestyle changes and signposting to local services or sources of information. MECC has replaced Health Chats training and free training is available in the form of e-learning, face to face skills training and train the trainer training.

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