buzz Manchester Health & Wellbeing Service

buzz is Manchester’s NHS Health & Wellbeing Service, a team who are proud to be part of Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust.

Communities are at the heart of everything buzz do. Their aim is to improve the health and wellbeing of people and communities in Manchester, to help individuals and families live fuller, healthier, happier and longer lives.




If you have a long term physical health condition and struggle to exercise then buzz’s Physical Activity Referral Service (PARS) can help you increase your levels of activity in a safe and structured environment.

buzz’s Neighbourhood Health Workers are based in your local communities, working to support Manchester residents to get involved with activities that improve their wellbeing. They deliver training courses and workshops, supporting community groups and organising health events.

There are 12 Neighbourhood Health Workers, one in each neighbourhood in Manchester, plus specialist Neighbourhood Health Workers who work with Age Friendly Manchester and Start Well Develop Well teams.

If you work in health and social care within Manchester, buzz’s Knowledge Service can provide access to high quality health information. Ensuring decisions about health and wellbeing are based on the best possible evidence.

Follow buzz Manchester Health & Wellbeing Service @buzzmanc on Twitter for daily health and wellbeing news and conversation, and visit for more information and weekly blogs every Friday.

You can also email for further information, or if you want to share anything with buzz or ask any questions.

As a patient

As a service user, relative or carer using our services, sometimes you may need to turn to someone for help, advice, and support. 

Find resources for carers and service users  Contact the Trust