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Introduction to MyLife

What is MyLife Enfield?

The London Borough of Enfield has developed MyLife Enfield in collaboration with residents. MyLife Enfield provides you with Information and Advice including a Directory of local services and organisations that can support you to maintain your lifestyle, health, independence and wellbeing. The site will allow you to save, email and print information relevant to you.

Using the Search Function in MyLife

You can search MyLife Enfield for content that is relevant to you, the location of the Search box is dependent upon the device that you are using.

How to search on your laptop/desktop computer

The search box is located at the top of the MyLife homepage.

You can search by typing in what you are looking for and press enter. The results will include information and advice pages on the site as well as organisations from the resource directory that might be able to help you.

The results can be refined if necessary, one of three ways.

By Source which is either Enfield Directory (Organisations that might be able to help you) or Enfield MyLife (Information and advice pages on the site)

By Category, and there are sub-categories within each one

And finally by Areas, where you can pick a Postcode or part of the borough.

You are also able to search the whole of the Directory by using the panel on the homepage.

Clicking any of the categories will return all Directory entries and content pages on the site which have been 'tagged' in that particular category. The results can be refined as described above.

How to search on your tablet/smartphone

The search box is located in the Menu button.

You can search by typing in what you are looking for. The results will include information and advice pages on the site as well as organisations from the resource directory that might be able to help you.

The results can be refined if necessary, one of two ways, but firstly you need to tap the Filter button.

Then either by Category and the sub-categories within each one

Or by Source which is either Enfield Directory (Organisations that might be able to help you) or Enfield MyLife (Information and advice pages on the site)

You are also able to search the whole of the Directory by using the panel on the homepage.

Clicking any of the categories will return all Directory entries and content pages on the site which have been 'tagged' in that particular category. The results can be refined as described above.

How do I make a page easier to read?

If you are finding it difficult to see the information on this website and on the external sites we link to, there are several things you can do. To make the words on a web page bigger you can use the text sizing buttons at the top of the page. 

 

For further accessibility options and tips, please click on the link at the top of the page called ‘Accessibility.’

Also the following BBC website My Web My Way  has tips for people with sight or hearing problems or who find it difficult to use a mouse or keyboard. It shows you how you to make the internet more accessible for you.

What is MyPad?

MyPad will let you save the information you have found on MyLife. You can click on the red disk icon to save the services that you have found, you can add your own notes and then click the Add button and this will save it for you until you leave the website.

When ‘My Account’ is enabled you will be able to permanently save your ‘MyPad’ information into your account and it will remain there until you choose to remove/delete it.

What is MyAccount?

If you want to save information you have found to look at again in the future without having to search for it, you will be able to do this by creating a Mylife Account.

This facility will be coming soon.

Do I need a MyAccount to use MyLife Enfield?

No, you do not need to create an account to use MyLife Enfield. You can browse without needing to register for an account.

Feedback and Suggestions

You can contact us by visiting our site feedback page, link in the footer below

You can use the form to let us know:

  • Any topic you would like us to cover
  • An organisation or group you wish to add to our Directory
  • A new service/event/activity in the area
  • If any information is incorrect or inaccurate 
  • Any broken links

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