How your local Primary Care Network (PCN) can help you

Many people are living with long term conditions such as diabetes and heart disease or suffer with mental health issues and may need to access their local health services more often. To meet these needs, GP practices are working together with community, mental health, social care, pharmacy, hospital and voluntary services in their local areas … Continue reading How your local Primary Care Network (PCN) can help you

Healthy holidays for local schoolchildren

A variety of exciting activities and healthy meals will be available to Calderdale’s most disadvantaged children and young people during the school summer holidays, thanks to a funding boost. Calderdale Council has been awarded over £926,000 from the Department for Education to deliver the Healthy Holidays programme. The aim is to provide healthy food and … Continue reading Healthy holidays for local schoolchildren

CFFC launches Local Care Direct Health & Wellbeing Fund for Calderdale residents

Local residents to benefit from projects supporting their health and wellbeing. Photo by Andrea Piacquadio on Pexels.com The Community Foundation for Calderdale (CFFC) have partnered with Local Care Direct to support people with their health and wellbeing. With grants of up to £5,000 available to not for profit organisations, the new fund created by Local … Continue reading CFFC launches Local Care Direct Health & Wellbeing Fund for Calderdale residents

Borrowing air quality monitors from Sowerby Bridge Library

This is open to anyone who lives in Sowerby Bridge. The library has indoor and outdoor air monitors for the public to borrow. To borrow a monitor, you need to ring the library (01422 831627) and book the monitor, saying whether you’d like the indoor or outdoor one. Staff will either tell you straightaway when … Continue reading Borrowing air quality monitors from Sowerby Bridge Library