Category Archives: Staying Well

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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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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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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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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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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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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High Five goes ‘Head over Heels’ in Warley

On the 10th April at the United Reform Church , High Five and the Staying Well project held an over 50s event with over 60 local residents and local community groups, to talk about how we can all work together … Continue reading

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Pop in to No. 42 for a better life

A new way of providing adult social care is launching in Calderdale to boost the health and wellbeing of local residents. Continue reading

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Healthy Minds ‘Head Space’ course

  Do you want to improve how you’re feeling in a fun, friendly and relaxed atmosphere? – Then the NEW course – ‘Head Space’ might be just what you’re looking for! Healthy Minds is a small local mental health charity. … Continue reading

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Well Aware: 6 Week Evening Course

Voluntary Action Calderdale are running a Well Aware recovery course at their offices at Hall Street, Halifax starting Tuesday 4th July 2017  5.45pm – 20.15pm Well Aware is a recovery course developed and delivered by workers and volunteers with lived … Continue reading

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North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 5 May – OUT NOW!!

Click here to view the latest Friday Flyer… Featuring The Phoenix Shed completes the Vaughn Hirst Memorial Bench Project_Twelve:31 says ‘Let’s hear it for the girls’ Get Knitting at Beechwood Library this weekend The Friday Flyer is our weekly e-newsletter which includes upcoming events, activities, information, local services and themes. We hope you will find […]

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Art Works for Health & Wellbeing

This event on Thursday 15 June is for health professionals, service users and creative practitioners, to celebrate the power of art and design to transform lives through inspirational stories, compelling case studies and hands on creative workshops. 11am – 4pm Venue: The Artworks, Shaw … Continue reading

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Mental Health Awareness Week Event

May 8 – May 10 During Mental Health Awareness Week 2017 (8th-12th May), Tesco Superstore on Haugh Shaw Road, Halifax, will be hosting an event over three days on the Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday. The event will enable customers and colleagues … Continue reading

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North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 28 April – OUT NOW!!

Click here to view the latest Friday Flyer… Featuring Ward Forum Grant applications now open – Apply for upto £500 Piece Hall to re-open its doors on Yorkshire Day Funday, Boxing, Sales and more this weekend! The Friday Flyer is … Continue reading

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Tesco store has Mental Health Awareness in mind

During Mental Health Awareness Week 2017 May 8th to May 12th 2017, Tesco’s  Aachen Way Store on Haugh Shaw Road, Halifax, will be hosting an event over three days, on the Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday. The event will enable customers and colleagues … Continue reading

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North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 21 April – OUT NOW!!

Click here to view the latest Friday Flyer… Featuring The Phoenix Shed completes the Vaughn Hirst Memorial Bench Project_Twelve:31 says ‘Let’s hear it for the girls’ Get Knitting at Beechwood Library this weekend The Friday Flyer is our weekly e-newsletter … Continue reading

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North and East Halifax Friday Flyer 13 April – OUT NOW!!

Click here to view the latest Friday Flyer…  Friday Flyer 07 April Featuring Hold an activity or stall at the Beechwood Big Picnic! FREE activities at Mixenden Outdoor Centre for ages 6 to 14! Thinking Outside the Box – new service for Young People in Ovenden The Friday Flyer is our weekly e-newsletter which includes upcoming […]

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