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Short Breaks Scheme 2018/19 NOW OPEN

Short Breaks Scheme 2018/19 NOW OPEN

        Short Breaks Scheme 2018/19 NOW OPEN The Wiltshire Short breaks Scheme is now open and applications must be made by the deadline which is  Wednesday February 28th 2018 As per last year, applications for the scheme need to be made via the Wiltshire Council online form:  Wiltshire Council Online Form Please remember read more…

Stop Smoking – Public Health Campaign

Stop Smoking – Public Health Campaign

            New year is the perfect time to make a change and quitting smoking is the best change you’ll make. For free support going #Smokefree, visit www.nhs.uk/smokefree #wiltshire for local support http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/public-health-stop-smoking Quitting smoking is the best thing you’ll ever do for your health, your family and your wallet! So read more…

Be Sugar Smart and help to ease obesity crisis

Be Sugar Smart and help to ease obesity crisis

  To mark National Obesity Awareness Week, and to help deal with this global issue locally, Wiltshire Council is asking individuals and organisations to be Sugar Smart and help play a key role in improving people’s health. Obesity is a clinical term to above the healthy weight for their height and gender (a BMI of read more…

Westbury Adult Education survey

Westbury Adult Education survey

Sovereign Housing are running a survey to gather views form residents about short level 1 courses they’d like to see provided in Westbury. They’re asking residents what type of short courses adults would like to see provided in Westbury. Be sure to give us your views if there’s a course you would like to do. read more…

Alzheimer’s Society need volunteers in Westbury to match, Side by Side, with people living with dementia

Alz society

Alzheimer’s Society’s Side by Side service in Wiltshire is looking for volunteers in Westbury to pair up with people affected by dementia who share a common interest, love or hobby. The UK’s leading dementia charity aims to reconnect people living with dementia with their communities and favourite pastimes.   Side by Side, which is supported read more…