Talk to Us if Things are getting to you

Samaritans' vision is that fewer people die by suicide. Every six seconds, someone contacts Samaritans, and every 90 minutes someone takes their own life. You don't have to be suicidal to call Samaritans. Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way – about whatever’s getting to… Continue reading Talk to Us if Things are getting to you

Foundation seeks local solutions to isolation and loneliness

Loneliness and social isolation are harmful to our health: research shows that lacking social connections is as damaging to our health as smoking 15 cigarettes a day. In Calderdale 17,688 older people are ‘sometimes’ lonely, and 6,367 older people are ‘always or often’ lonely. With so many local people affected The Community Foundation for Calderdale,… Continue reading Foundation seeks local solutions to isolation and loneliness

Ovenden and Illingworth stride towards Dementia Friendly North Halifax 2018

Ovenden Ward Forum, Illingworth Neighbourhood Watch Group and Moorside School Junior Wardens are the latest to join the Dementia Friendly campaign in North Halifax. The project started by Illingworth Moor Methodist Church and West Yorkshire Fire Service aims to make North Halifax neighbourhoods Dementia Friendly by 2018 and with support from Memory Lane Cafe and the… Continue reading Ovenden and Illingworth stride towards Dementia Friendly North Halifax 2018

Let us give you the gift of a New Year – New You!

FREE gift voucher for you and your family and friends to attend: New Year - New You Workshop The workshop will be held on: Monday 29th January 2018 at 6pm. Location in central Halifax to be confirmed. Book your places now at:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/insight-healthcare-calderdale-new-year-new-you-workshop-tickets-40566246736 You must be over 18 and registered with a GP in Calderdale… Continue reading Let us give you the gift of a New Year – New You!

Let us give you the gift of Mindfulness

FREE gift voucher for you and your family and friends to attend: Mindfulness Workshop The workshop will be held on: Tuesday 16th January 2018 at 6pm.  Location in central Halifax to be confirmed. Book your places now at:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/insight-healthcare-calderdale-mindfulness-workshop-tickets-40555194679 You must be over 18 and registered with a GP in Calderdale to attend

Let us give you the gift of a Good Nights Sleep

FREE gift voucher for you and your family and friends to attend: Sleep Workshop The workshop will be held on: Tuesday 30th January 2018 at 6pm. Location in central Halifax to be confirmed. Book your places now at:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/insight-healthcare-calderdale-sleep-workshop-tickets-40707156200 You must be over 18 and registered with a GP in Calderdale to attend

Let us give you the gift of Relaxation

FREE gift voucher for you and your family and friends to attend: Relaxation Workshop The workshop will be held on: Monday 15th January 2018 at 6pm.   Location in central Halifax to be confirmed. Book your places now at:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/insight-healthcare-calderdale-relaxation-workshop-tickets-39960191007 You must be over 18 and registered with a GP in Calderdale to attend

Brought to your Knees in the Warley Ward

The Warley Staying Well Steering Group held another successful health promotion and information event at Pellon Social Club in October. Attended by over 60 local residents, highlights included keep fit with Sue Watson from High Five over 50s group and talks from Men United and Phoenix Shed about the benefits of men's social and activity… Continue reading Brought to your Knees in the Warley Ward