Category Archives: Health

Quality for Health Presentation at VAC

Voluntary Action Calderdale (www.cvac.org.uk) will be holding a free presentation to further discuss a new way of assessing the social impact of health care projects. This presentation will be on Tuesday 6 June at the VAC offices on Hall Street … Continue reading

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Memory Lane Cafe in Sowerby Bridge

Memory Lane Café was established in early 2016 and aims to support people living with memory loss including their family, carers and friends by providing information, emotional support, as well as the opportunity to share experiences with others, and ultimately … Continue reading

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WAC and Calderdale Forum 50+ Diabetes Management Programme

In partnership with the Women’s’ Activity Centre (WAC). Calderdale Forum 50 Plus is running a diabetes self-management programme to members of the Urdu/Punjabi speaking BME community who are suffering from Diabetes. The programme is aimed specifically at Diabetic patients and their … Continue reading

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Lloyds Enable: Settled Futures Project

The Lloyds Bank Foundation has awarded DART (Disability Advice Resource Team) a grant to run a small pilot project. From June 2017 they will provide a holistic support service for people over the age of 65 who are facing upheaval … Continue reading

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FREE May Half Term Activities at Orange Box

FREE half term activities for ages 11+ return to Orange Box Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June between 2 pm and 4 pm. Get all arty in our arts and crafts sessions; beat your friends at table tennis; sing … Continue reading

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Halifax Sailing Club Open Day

Halifax Sailing Club invites you and your family to try out sailing or windsurfing for free at our club open day. On May 21st 2017 the club will be providing free taster sessions as part of the RYA’s national Push the Boat … Continue reading

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Donate and Volunteer at the Food and Support Drop-in

While they need everything on the list below, the Food and Support Drop-In are currently very short of tins of every kind, cereals, instant noodles, cakes, biscuits, and fillings to put into sandwiches. Sandwich fillings and instant meals such as noodles … Continue reading

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North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 19 May – OUT NOW!!

Click here to view the latest Friday Flyer… Featuring Youth Scrutiny Panel – Mixenden and Ovenden Free Advice and Help from Citizens Advice Calderdale This weekend! West Yorkshire Police Band Concert The Friday Flyer is our weekly e-newsletter which includes … Continue reading

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FREE School Holiday Activities at Mixenden Activity Centre

FREE Spring Bank holiday activities will once again take place at Mixenden Activity Centre on the following dates during the holidays: Tuesday 30th May Thursday 1st June Meet Heather Stout at the Activity Centre at 2pm for a FREE 1 hour … Continue reading

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Sports Camps Over Half Term

A number of events are being held at the Inspire Sports and Fitness Centre at Calderdale College over the half term holiday. From Tuesday 30 May to Friday 2 June there will be a 4 day Mixed Sport Camp led … Continue reading

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Junior Fun and Fitness Cricket Sessions

Illingworth CC has joined with the English Cricket Board to run All Stars Cricket over the next eight weeks starting Friday 19th May – 6.30 – 7.30pm. to run All Stars Cricket sessions on Friday evenings aimed at girls and … Continue reading

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Halifax Swimming Pool – Mates Rates offer

Right now Halifax Swimming Pool have ‘Mates Rates’ offer … if a member recommends a friend they will both get a free month…or two friends can join together and both get a month free .. join online then let our … Continue reading

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Walking with the CREW Heart Support Group

The CREW Heart Support Group Tuesday walking group were at Colden Clough recently. Tony led 20 keen hikers around a 5 mile route and read them some poetry before they dined at the NEW DELIGHT. Our latest walk was to … Continue reading

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Taekwondo Grading Success

25 members of Threeways based North Halifax Taekwondo were celebrating after passing there most recent successful assessments and advancements in grade.  The assessments were conducted at the clubs training halls at Threeways Sports Centre, Nursery Lane, Halifax by the undefeated … Continue reading

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Ogden Water Practical Days

Help with the ongoing management and new projects designed to look after the wildlife and infrastructure of this Local Nature Reserve. Ogden Water Local Nature Reserve offers a superb opportunity to escape from the stresses and strains of everyday life. … Continue reading

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North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 12 May – OUT NOW!!

Click here to view the latest Friday Flyer… Featuring Boosting your energy and saving money with NHP Energy Levels! Look out for the summer floral displays in Halifax Town Centre! Shelf Pre-School Garden Party! Join us tonight as we celebrate the … Continue reading

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NHP Energy Levels – Boosting Your Energy, Saving You Money

Our NHP Energy Levels Project is all about helping you to make the most of your fuel – whether it’s the food you eat or the gas and electricity you use in your home. Look out in our Sure Start Children’s … Continue reading

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Tennis Parties at Queens Sports Club

Children’s tennis parties are a great way to celebrate whilst doing something fun and learning new skills.  Supporting LTA’s Tennis for Kids Programme, Queens Sports Club are offering tennis parties run by qualified coaches.  All their parties are planned on … Continue reading

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Better Living Families Clubs

The Better Living Service in Calderdale run Better Living Families Clubs at various locations. Enjoy lots of fun activities and learn more about healthier lifestyles with our friendly Better Living Trainers. FUN GUARANTEED!!!!!! For more details and to book your … Continue reading

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North Halifax Star 2017: Contribution to the Older Generation – WINNER ANNOUNCED!

WINNER: Eddie Moss Eddie Moss has spearheaded the Phoenix Shed ‘A place where men are reborn’. The Phoenix Shed, mens shed based at Threeways continues to grow from strength to strength with new members and new activities all the time. … Continue reading

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