Healthy Minds’ free Mindfulness Course. 6 weeks starting Tuesday 7th July. Closed group of 8 people. Working through the book and practices ‘Mindfulness: Finding Peace in a Frantic World’ by Mark Williams & Danny Penman (with kind permission). Half price book available for all participants. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information and to book.
Sometimes just a brew and a chat would just do and the Staying Well Hub team have found a way to bring this simple yet vital service back. Although face to face may not be an option at the present, the new telephone befriending service offers a more personal contact to people struggling with isolation. … Continue reading Staying Well Telephone Befriending Service for adults in Calderdale
JOB VACANCIES: Safespace Project Workers Regular & Relief Worker positions available We are looking for project workers with suitable experience to join our Safespace team. Safespace provides out-of-hours emotional support every evening for adults in Calderdale. This can be a demanding role: you will take calls from the public and offer an appointment for telephone, … Continue reading Job vacancies at Healthy Minds
Open Minds have a listening line for children and young people between 10 – 19 years, offering support and advice. The number is 01422 345 154 The line is open on Wednesdays between 1pm – 4pm.
Schools and care homes in Calderdale have joined together to enable pupils and residents to share their experiences of life in lockdown, as part of an innovative pen pal programme. Pupils at Todmorden C of E School have been writing to residents at the nearby Pennine Lodge care home. Residents have really enjoyed receiving the … Continue reading Sharing stories and building friendships