Health & NHS News & Advice

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    Making Space Calderdale Carer’s Newsletter
    Find out what is happening with Making Space Calderdale, the dedicated Carers Wellbeing service in their latest newsletter! You will find carer aimed support groups old and new, information on their volunteering opportunities, …
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    Calder Crocs mixed ability racketball team
    Calder Crocs is the UK’s first mixed ability racketball team. Their first session will be taking place at the Old Crossleyans squash club on the 25th of June. http://www.facebook.com/caldercommunitysquash
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    Cycle for Health Sessions
    Start Date: Saturday 28th May Where: Springs Hall Athletics Track, Huddersfield Road, Halifax, HX3 0AA Time: 14:00 – 16:00 Cycle for Health is delivered over 12 weeks and free to access. Delivered as a 2 hour session, once per …
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    Calderdale NHS Covid-19 Update
    Calderdale NHS are still encouraging everyone eligible for a Covid vaccination to take the opportunity to protect themselves and others from coronavirus. Latest data for Calderdale, up to 5th May 2022: 427, 937 Vaccinations …
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    New Healthwatch Videos: How To Get More From Your Pharmacy
    Healthwatch Kirklees & Healthwatch Calderdale have released a small series of videos aimed at helping local people to get the most out of their pharmacies. The videos each address a different subject and help explain the …
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    Lack of NHS dental appointments widens health inequalities
    Key findings from Healthwatch England’s national dental polling in 2022 have been released A representative poll of 2,026 adults based in England on attitudes to NHS dentistry shows that half of the adults in England find dental …
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    Disability Rights UK Newsletter – 5 May
    Long Covid and illness drives 400,000 more people from the workforce A new Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) report warns that deep health inequalities and ineffective policies mean people are living shorter lives, with …
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    Forum 50 Plus Newsletter
    Our sister organisation, Calderdale Forum 50 Plus, run an excellent monthly newsletter aimed at older people and their families and friends in Calderdale – their latest issue is here – Forum 50 Plus newsletter You can …
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    Active Calderdale Survey
    Active Calderdale are gathering information on physical activity habits, and opinions on how the local area can influence people to be more active. They’ll use this information to make sure that their work targets the people who …
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    Video: The Impact of Covid in Calderdale
    Jess March from Calderdale’s public health dept and Lucy Bradwell the communications manager from Calderdale Council spoke at our April 2022 Open Meeting . They were looking to find out people’s thoughts on Covid and the …