The Wellness Hub will include a new leisure centre, outdoor sports facilities, recreation opportunities and well-being promotion, accommodating community and third-sector groups, as well as being a central venue for local community activities. The Wellness Hub will have links to other areas of the village such as the Health and Wellbeing Centre, for example for social prescribing and expansion of exercise referral schemes.
The Community Health Hub will include the Institute of Life Science, a Wellness Education Centre and a Clinical Delivery Centre:
- The Institute of Life Science will provide space for research and development into new medical devices and healthcare technologies, whilst also offering larger commercially available office, laboratory and clinic space for growing indigenous companies and attracting companies new to the region.
- The Wellness Education Centre will provide training opportunities developed to meet skills shortages in the area across a wide range of employment sectors, ranging from post 16 skills through to higher education linked to on-site clinical delivery for improving recruitment and retention of senior healthcare professionals.
- The Clinical Delivery Centre will offer a range of health and wellbeing services from the public, private and third sectors all in one location and are those which will provide the best outcomes when delivered in a community setting through a multidisciplinary team approach; and focusing on preventive healthcare and health promotion.
The Assisted Living Village will provide a variety of high quality flats and houses delivering care for hospital patients who are fit for discharge as well as those that need longer-term support; they will be highly innovative, featuring assistive living technologies to promote independent living and quality of life. It will also include residential care facilities and dedicated housing for people with cognitive impairment or in medical rehabilitation, as well as housing stock for professionals working in the wellness village.
A Wellness Hotel set along the stunning Llanelli coastline; offering a range of relaxation opportunities to improve wellness.
All interlinked and integrated within the natural landscape, set around a freshwater lake and located within walking distance of the Millennium Coastal Park.
Page updated on: 06/10/2017