Todmorden Health Centre Champions

Todmorden Health Centre Champions have received a grant from Community Foundation for Calderdale's Isolation Fund, to be used to provide transport for patients who are taking part in activities, and to enable participants to visit other venues for social, cultural and educational trips. Based in The Todmorden Health Centre, The Champions provide opportunities for people… Continue reading Todmorden Health Centre Champions

Blue Monday – If you’re struggling make today the day you ask for help.

Today, the third Monday in January, is often known as ‘Blue Monday’ – a day likely to have the challenging combination of wintry weather, a dark morning and night and credit card bills arriving after Christmas. Good mental health is so important all year round. If you're struggling make today the day you ask for help.… Continue reading Blue Monday – If you’re struggling make today the day you ask for help.

Self Care Week 12-18 November 2018

Over 15 million people live with a long term condition and every year 1 in 4 of us will experience a mental health problem or have to deal with difficult feelings and experiences. #ReadingWell for long term conditions provides support and info on self-management available free in your local library. The Home Library Service is free to anyone… Continue reading Self Care Week 12-18 November 2018

Men’s Activities Networking Event – 8 November

North Halifax Staying Well Steering Group and Phoenix Shed (Men in Sheds) invite you to a Men’s Activities Networking Event on Thursday 8 November 2018. 1pm – 4pm at Threeways Centre, Nursery Lane, Ovenden, HX3 5SW. The event will focus on activities that get men talking, socialising and doing things to improve their wellbeing. There… Continue reading Men’s Activities Networking Event – 8 November

North Halifax Community Launch the Daisy Chain Café

Local services, ward councilors, residents, school children and even dogs came to Halifax Rugby Union Club this week to support the launch of the Daisy Chain Café. Daisy Chain Café is a new community run, monthly meeting place in Ovenden run by volunteers and partners from the North Halifax Staying Well Steering Group who are working towards… Continue reading North Halifax Community Launch the Daisy Chain Café

Put t’kettle on love – let’s have a brew

Tea & Talk is a national fundraising event which takes place on or around World Mental Health Day - 10 October each year. All you have to do is get together a group of friends, family or colleagues, put the kettle on and invite them to make a donation to the Mental Health Foundation - it’s… Continue reading Put t’kettle on love – let’s have a brew

The Last Memory – a play about living with dementia

Friday 5 October 2018, 7.30pm - 10.30pm. At Sowerby Bridge Working Mens Club, 13 Bolton Brow, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 2AL Dementia Friendly Sowerby Bridge presents ‘The Last Memory’, a play about a father living with dementia. This is a free event but there is a suggested donation of £5. A Q&A session will follow after the show. For… Continue reading The Last Memory – a play about living with dementia