Creating Active Communities with Neighbourhood Schemes

Every Tuesday until 27 September (excluding 12 April, 24 May, 12 July, 2 August and 20 September) you can get involved and join Neighbourhood Schemes for the following programme at Shelf Library, Shelf Village Hall: 2pm to 3pm - Relaxation Therapy/Meditation and Kurling, 3pm to 3.30pm - break for tea/coffee, biscuits and a chat 3.30pm to 4.30pm - Tai … Continue reading Creating Active Communities with Neighbourhood Schemes

Tai Chi with Neighbourhood Schemes

Go along to make new friends and take part in FREE Tai Chi sessions now on with Neighbourhood Schemes. Every Tuesday - from 3.30pm to 4.30pm At Shelf Village Hall, Halifax, HX3 7NE For further information contact Hayley Conlon of the Neighbourhood Schemes Team on 01422 393956 or email hayley.conlon@calderdale.gov.uk

Free taster sessions with Neighbourhood Schemes

Come along and share new activities and make new friends with absolutely nothing to lose. Every Tuesday from 25 August to 6 October 2015 at Shelf Village Hall, Halifax, HX3 7NE 3.30pm to 4.30pm - Tai Chi and Decorative Art 4.30pm to 5pm - Break for refreshments and a chat 5pm to 6pm - Kurling, … Continue reading Free taster sessions with Neighbourhood Schemes

Staying Well update – what is social prescribing in North Halifax?

There is a growing understanding that people who lead happy and active social lives enjoy better health than those who do not. Make sense really doesn't it? Imagine if instead of a course of tablets your GP prescribed a Mindfulness course running at the local church, or an art class at the fire station... In North Halifax … Continue reading Staying Well update – what is social prescribing in North Halifax?

Neighbourhood Schemes in Calderdale

A Neighbourhood Scheme is a group of people aged 50+ in your area who participate in healthy activities. Volunteers help to organise these activities as part of a steering group or committee, with support from a dedicated team at Calderdale Council. There are Neighbourhood Schemes running in Todmorden, Halifax, Pellon, Sowerby Bridge, Illingworth and Southowram, … Continue reading Neighbourhood Schemes in Calderdale

A High Five from Warley and Pellon

High Five is two years old and alive and kicking in the Warley / Pellon area . They now offer seven activity sessions for over 50s and anyone else who feels they might benefit from what they do. On course to open a second Tai Chi class for beginners after Easter on Tuesday mornings, for … Continue reading A High Five from Warley and Pellon