Vita Health Group on Combatting Loneliness and Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness and Combatting Loneliness Mental Health Awareness week takes place from 9th-15th May 2022, and this year’s theme for the week is Loneliness. Never before has it been more important to give mental ill health the time it deserves and break down the stigmas associated with this devastating and destructive illness that so … Continue reading Vita Health Group on Combatting Loneliness and Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week 2022 : #IveBeenThere

Mental Health Awareness Week is running from 9-15 May and this year’s theme is exploring the impact of Loneliness and seeks to encourage people to ‘lift someone out of loneliness’. Why loneliness? Loneliness is affecting more and more of us in the UK and has had a huge impact on our physical and mental health … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Week 2022 : #IveBeenThere

Official Launch of the Staying Well Community Fund

We would like to introduce our very own Staying Well Community Fund and the three different types of funding we offer. We are keen to work with community groups, small community associations, organisations, projects and initiatives that work in and around North Halifax to reduce social isolation and loneliness, help individuals and communities to get … Continue reading Official Launch of the Staying Well Community Fund

Staying Well Community Fund open to applications

Sometimes all you need is a cuppa and a chat. Of course a little financial help never hurts! Staying Well has been a supporting presence for many who have found themselves isolated. Their telephone befriending service, largely depending on volunteers, has been a helpful presence. The team has offered emotional support, finding social outlets where … Continue reading Staying Well Community Fund open to applications

Loneliness Engagement Fund

[Excerpt from Gov.uk] The Loneliness Engagement Fund provides small grants between £15,000 and £50,000 to organisations who can engage with target groups at high risk of loneliness. The fund will give out up to £260,000 of grants in total. Purpose and aim of this fund Feeling lonely is something we can all relate to, but … Continue reading Loneliness Engagement Fund

Grab the Perfect Christmas Gift for a Gentleman Over 55

Are you stuck finding a present for the older man in your life, or maybe for your Grandad? Look no further than The Phoenix Shed Membership Christmas Card, complete with a full year membership to be a part of The Phoenix Shed at Threeways for just £20. The Phoenix Shed, located at the Threeways Centre, Nursery … Continue reading Grab the Perfect Christmas Gift for a Gentleman Over 55

Men United at Ovenden Park – Join Today (First session FREE)

What do you do on Wednesday mornings? Get up at the usual time, stroll downstairs, have a bite to eat, switch the television on…. every week, just like every other day. Sound familiar? Go along today and join the Men United Group for Guest Speakers, fun, laughs and more. This morning from 10am to 12 noon … Continue reading Men United at Ovenden Park – Join Today (First session FREE)