Tag Archives: Staying Well

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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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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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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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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Men United enjoy an active morning at Ovenden Park

The Men United at Ovenden Park group is thriving once again with 15 members of the group getting together this morning to enjoy a variety of activities including Walking Football, Indoor golf and Kurling. The group really enjoyed the Walking Football which saw two teams … Continue reading

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Staying Well in Siddal – St Mark’s Community Open Day

Fancy taking up a new interest in the community or want to meet new people? Then come along to the Staying Well Community Open Day at St Mark’s Church with taster sessions and more. Tuesday 28 March 2017 – 10am to 2pm At … Continue reading

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Staying Well in Boothtown – Community Open Day

Meet groups, try some taster sessions, and tell us what you want to see more of such as exercise, crafts, coffee mornings, gardening and much more at the Staying Well Boothtown Community Open Day. Thursday 30 March 2017 – 10am to 2pm At … Continue reading

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Pellon High Five latest newsletter

Happy new year. What have you got planned for the year ahead? Do you have any holidays/celebrations booked. Are you hoping to be more physically active; get into company more; to learn something new; eat more healthy meals… the list … Continue reading

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Staying Well moves into Warley

On the 7th December, Halifax Academy Primary School, High Five and the Staying Well project held an over 50s event with over 80 local residents and local community groups to talk about how we can all work together to help … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Chat, Crafts and more at the Bluebird Brew

Go along to Bluebird Brew to enjoy crafts, games and fun as well as advice and support for just £2 including refreshments. First Wednesday of every month – 10.30am to 12.30pm At Hanson Lane Enterprise Centre, Hanson Lane, Halifax, HX1 … Continue reading

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Affordable Warmth event at Threeways – FREE event

This event sees the launch of the Affordable Warmth scheme in Calderdale which follows on from last year’s stakeholder event. Come along to find out more about how the Affordable Warmth Scheme can support people who are on low incomes and vulnerable … Continue reading

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An Introduction to the Art of Walking Stick Making – Event for men Over 55

The Phoenix Shed ‘will be running sessions on making walking sticks by Sticky G of Ogden Fame including tea, coffee, biscuits and friends provided. Starts Wednesday 5 October 2016 – 9.30am to 12pm At The Phoenix Shed, Threeways Centre, Nursery Lane, … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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North Halifax Staying Well – Dementia Awareness Session

Dementia Champions Chris and June from the Memory Lane Cafe in Sowerby Bridge will be running a special dementia awareness session for North Halifax residents, businesses or organisations on Wednesday 7 September 2016 Learn more about what it is like to … Continue reading

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An Introduction to the Art of Walking Stick Making – FREE Event for men Over 55

Go along for a FREE event presented by The Phoenix Shed ‘An Introduction to the Art of Walking Stick Making’ by STicky of Ogden Fame including tea, coffee, biscuits and friends provided. Monday 8 August 2016 – 11am At The Phoenix Shed, … Continue reading

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Triumphant Phoenix Shed!

What a triumph of teamwork and sheer determination from the guys at The Phoenix Shed to produce 18 new rowing boat rudders for the St. Gemma’s Hospice 35th Windermere Row, that took place over the weekend of 25th and 26th … Continue reading

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Men United at Ovenden Park are now on Facebook

Find the Men United Group on Facebook to keep up to date with all that’s going on and get involved if you wish. If you know of a man who may benefit from 2 hours out on a Wednesday morning then … Continue reading

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