Lead the Way are providing two sexual health Cafes. The first one will be held on Zoom to discuss feelings around Happy Healthy Relationships. We hope to follow this up with a practical session in September where we can look at contraception and Sexually Transmitted diseases. The second is looking at using and… Continue reading Sexual health and safety workshops for people with learning disabilities
Can you step out for ten minutes every lunch time? Stepping out of your front door even for a short walk can really boost your physical and mental health, so that's why we challenge you to Step Out for ten minutes every lunch time this month. To keep it fresh, we've also got a different… Continue reading Take Ten in May with the #StepOutChallenge!
Healthy Minds Calderdale are offering you a 10 week wellbeing course. Learn how to look after your health and wellbeing through the practice of Yoga. The course is for all levels, you don't need to have done Yoga before, you don't even need a Yoga mat. Just some comfortable clothing and willingness to try. This… Continue reading You, Yourself and Yoga 10 week free wellbeing course
There are still available places for Eve's online confidence and Wellbeing courses running in May 2021. Available courses: Transform your Anxiety into Resilience 3rd-5th May 8-9.30pm Boost Your Wellbeing 10th-12th May 8-9.30pm The courses run for three days at the same time every day. Eve is a life coach, committed into helping people achieve their… Continue reading Online confidence and wellbeing courses by Eve Remington
Calderdale Forum 50 Plus in association with Yorkshire Water want to inform you of a new project, Priority Service Plus which can benefit older people and the most vulnerable in Calderdale. https://www.yorkshirewater.com/bill-account/priority-services-register/ Calderdale Forum 50 Plus has received grant funding from Yorkshire Water to help raise awareness of their priority services for the elderly and… Continue reading Yorkshire Water introduce Priority Service Register
Places available to join Magpies; a place to make new friends, learn new skills and create new opportunities for adults with learning disabilities Magpies, based in Halifax, offers a fun and friendly learning environment for adults with learning disabilities. The charity offers a range of fun and engaging activities, helping members learn new… Continue reading Magpies have spaces available for new members!
The latest Disability Partnership Calderdale mentions Yorkshire Water's Priority Services Register, post COVID19 vaccination advice and info on relaxing of restrictions, also a list of help and support services. Read the Newsletter here
April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month Someone dies from bowel cancer in the UK every thirty minutes. Seems unthinkable doesn’t it, especially when bowel cancer is treatable when diagnosed at an early stage. The problem is that only 9% of patients are diagnosed at that stage. Beating Bowel Cancer and Bowel Cancer UK have merged… Continue reading Know the facts about Bowel Cancer
Take a look at the April courses and regular workshops and groups from Healthy Minds Calderdale. For the present everything is run over zoom with joining instructions emailed before the sessions. Workshops, Courses and Groups April 2021 Allotment Workshops (various dates) In these workshops we will experience the wellbeing benefits of ‘green spaces’ and… Continue reading Healthy Minds Workshops, Courses & Groups April to June 2021
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