Being outdoors brings with it a wide range of benefits to mental and physical wellbeing, many of which have helped people to cope with the lockdowns and social isolation that we’ve had to endure during the pandemic. Our local countryside has never seen so many people walking and cycling and hopefully once the pandemic isn’t… Continue reading A Spring in Your Step Outdoor Volunteering and Activities
I am worried that the Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine isn’t safe as I’ve heard some countries are stopping using it – should I still have it? Some European countries have temporarily paused the use of the vaccine as a precautionary measure, following reports of blood clots in a small number of people who had recently had… Continue reading Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine statement from Department of Public Health
The latest newsletter from Halifax Opportunities trust brings you news on the projects of the the Outback, developments at the Elsie Whiteley Innovations Centre and the job hunting opportunities created by their Employment Team. Read March Newsletter here
Calderdale Better Living Service is now taking referrals for people who would like support with weight management, healthy eating, physical activity or cutting down on alcohol. The service is now back open, after having had to suspend services last year at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. New referrals are being received and can be made… Continue reading Better Living is Back!
VSI Alliance News & Events Newsflash from the Voluntary Sector Infrastructure (VSI) Alliance team VSI Alliance News & Events Local News SEYH Awards Nominations are now open to highlight the achievements of 2020, closing at 5pm, Thursday 22nd April. The awards evening will take place Thursday 27th May at 6pm online. SFSC Parenting Programme Strengthening… Continue reading VSI Alliance Update March 12, 2021
The latest Disability Partnership Calderdale has coronavirus vaccination news and information, steps to end restriction, Calderdale council help and support and as always, news and useful information from DPC. Read the Newsletter here
The Staying Well Hub has its own dedicated presence on Instagram now. To see what we've been up to with pictures and updates, visit us here: https://www.instagram.com/staying_well_team/ Keep an eye out as we become more interactive sharing images and updates!
As children return to school and mix, it’s inevitable the virus will spread, so it’s important that those of us that aren’t school children, do all we can to prevent the Virus spreading. This means staying at home as much as possible and observing the lockdown. Although we have seen significant decrease in the infection… Continue reading Important Covid Update 9.3.21
VSI Alliance News & Events Newsflash from the Voluntary Sector Infrastructure (VSI) Alliance team VSI Alliance News & Events News Pop-up vaccination centre to be held at Elland mosque Covid-19 vaccinations are available at Elland Masjid (mosque), on Elizabeth Street in Elland from 9am-12pm on Saturday 6th March 2021. In case you missed it: A… Continue reading VSI Alliance Update March 05, 2021
A new online directory “In Touch” has been launched to help reconnect older people with their hobbies, social clubs and activity groups, before and after lockdown ends. Older people have been hard hit by the coronavirus pandemic, with lost opportunities for friendship and conversation, as their social clubs and activity groups closed. Local not-for-profit organisation… Continue reading “In Touch” providing activities and social opportunities for older people