Staying Well groups and volunteers recognised at the Warley/Park Community Awards

Park and Warley wards share a boundary, a High School and on Thurday night a glittering, star-studded awards event. The annual Our Communities Awards event celebrates the individuals and groups whose sterling work strengthens and improves the communities in Warley and Park wards, and the lives of the people who live in them. The 2019… Continue reading Staying Well groups and volunteers recognised at the Warley/Park Community Awards

FREE access audits available to voluntary and community groups

‘Developing Calderdale to become a more accessible and inclusive place for all’ Would you like to develop your community group venue to become more accessible to people with disabilities? Are you considering re-locating your group and would like to ensure the proposed venue is inclusive and accessible? Our experienced & skilled auditor will provide a… Continue reading FREE access audits available to voluntary and community groups

Creativitea – an afternoon of creativity, wellbeing & tea!

14 June 2019 in Hebden Bridge Town Hall 1.30pm-5pm An afternoon of creative taster activities presented by the Valley Wellbeing Network and Staying Well There are lots of things to do in Hebden Bridge, and taking up a new hobby or doing something creative can inspire wellbeing - mind and body. WHAT'S ON Write a… Continue reading Creativitea – an afternoon of creativity, wellbeing & tea!

Calderdale Forum 50 Plus

Calderdale Forum 50 Plus aims to represent and promote the collective voice of people over the age of 50 in Calderdale by: Communication, Campaigning, Influencing, Encouraging and Empowering. Latest News From the Website EVENT: Great Get Together in Crow Wood Park HORTICULTURE: Gardens Competition REPORT: Older Men at the Margins - Report & Project REPORT: Active Ageing… Continue reading Calderdale Forum 50 Plus

What’s On? Dementia Action Week 20 – 26 May 2019

Saturday 18 May Sowerby Bridge Dementia Action Day 10am to 3pm at St Paul’s Methodist Church, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 2EQ Sunday 19 May Angel's Corner Cafe (Dementia Friendly) 12noon – 3pm, every third Sunday of every month at St Columbas Church Hall, Pellon, HX2 0QF. £2 per person includes refreshments. Monday 20 May Staying Well drop-in for informal carers with Dementia… Continue reading What’s On? Dementia Action Week 20 – 26 May 2019

Calling All Songbirds – Workshops from Halifax Choral Society

Did you know that singing is medically proven to reduce stress levels and raise your mood? Maybe you've always harboured a desire to sing but not sure how to start? Do you love singing in the bath but singing in public with other people seems too daunting? Or maybe you are a good singer but… Continue reading Calling All Songbirds – Workshops from Halifax Choral Society

The Great Get Together at Crow Wood Park – Sunday 7 July

The Great Get Together at Crow Wood Park in Sowerby Bridge is on Sunday 7 July, 11am - 4pm. This is the third event aimed at bringing families together to share conversations, meet local people, play games and have fun. This year the fun day will include The Burner at Crow Wood Park 2019 – 10km Run, 2.5km… Continue reading The Great Get Together at Crow Wood Park – Sunday 7 July

Dementia Action Day in Sowerby Bridge

Dementia Friendly Sowerby Bridge are hosting a Dementia Action Day to help showcase the range of support services available locally for people living with dementia and to also provide an opportunity for everyone to find out more about dementia. On Saturday 18 May 2019, 10am - 3pm At St Paul’s Methodist Church, Tower Hill, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 2EQ… Continue reading Dementia Action Day in Sowerby Bridge

Art Classes in Northowram & Shelf, Hipperholme, Lee Mount and Illingworth

Annette Duncan, the award winning local artist,  has been holding art classes in Shelf and Lee Mount in a friendly and fun environment for a number of years. Now, with support from Staying Well and Community Foundation, these excellent classes are available in even more venues, as follows: Tuesdays, 1.15pm - 3.15pm – Christ Church, Hipperholme,… Continue reading Art Classes in Northowram & Shelf, Hipperholme, Lee Mount and Illingworth