Dementia Action Day in Sowerby Bridge

Dementia Friendly Sowerby Bridge is hosting a Dementia Action Day in May (the weekend before the start of national Dementia Action Week). We are inviting a wide range of voluntary and professional organisations to come along to provide information about their services together with support and advice on all aspects of dementia. The event will run… Continue reading Dementia Action Day in Sowerby Bridge

Moorside Parents create a space for wellbeing

On 15th March, The Friends of Moorside Community Primary School (PTFA) launched their new Wellbeing Support Group at Moorside School with a fantastic turn out of parents, grandparents and local people hoping to find out what the group can offer. Local services, community groups and ward Councillors came along to support the launch with many committing… Continue reading Moorside Parents create a space for wellbeing

The Last Memory – 3 FREE performances in Ovenden, Mixenden and Highroad Well

By Alan Stockdill a performance by Talking Stock Productions Tuesday 21 May, 7pm at Moorside Community Primary School, Ovenden, HX2 8AP Friday 24 May, 7pm at Holy Nativity Church, Mixenden, HX2 8RX Wednesday 22 May, 7pm at St. Hilda’s Church, Gibraltar Road. HX1 4HE Book now on 01422 392767 or email stayingwellproject@calderdale.gov.uk “How can I go to heaven if I… Continue reading The Last Memory – 3 FREE performances in Ovenden, Mixenden and Highroad Well

Reclaiming lives after Stroke – support group

Different Strokes is a charity run by younger stroke survivors for younger stroke survivors We help younger Stroke Survivors reclaim their lives through active peer support and independent recovery. Come along to our monthly meetings: We meet between 1pm and 3pm on the 2nd Thursday of each month. We meet at: Halifax Fire Station Skircoat Moor… Continue reading Reclaiming lives after Stroke – support group

Caring Together event – 22 March 2019

FREE EVENT for carers and their loved ones on Friday 22 March 2019. Hosted by the Memory Lane Cafe, Bluebird Care and Age Uk Calderdale and Kirklees. Learn about what support is available to carers while enjoying: Favourite hits from the 50s and 60s performed by Darren Lee Hand and heck/neck massage Lunch FREE transport and FREE respite care is available… Continue reading Caring Together event – 22 March 2019

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.