Health and wellbeing news from Welwyn Hatfield week beginning 30th of August

Sharing local updates on health and wellbeing services, events, training courses, funding etc

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Week beginning 30th of August 

Are you feeling a bit crafty then check out the Arts and Crafts Market every 1st Saturday of the month in Hatfield

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Town Centre Hatfield


This Saturday is the Art & Craft Market in Hatfield Town Centre Do pop along to see demonstrations and local art on sale from members of Hart's in Mind. 

If you would like to sell your arts or crafts items then please contact

Find out more about Harts in Mind here

Free Internet and Staying Safe online course now available for Over 50's course

starts 13 September for 6 weeks 7pm-9pm

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The course will cover;

  •  Accessing secure websites and understanding what makes them secure
  • Navigate shopping sites e.g. Amazon, eBay, food stores for delivery/ click and collect, order tickets for the theatre, train, National Trust etc.
  • How to create a secure password
  • Stay safe online - junk mail/ phishing emails and clearing history, cache, favourites and more...

Students can enrol online or by ringing our Contact Centre on 01727 737000 and quoting the course code CL248A1P.

Check out the leaflet here to find out more Icon for pdf Oaklands College over 50's Internet course [400.54KB]

If anybody has any additional questions please ring the Oaklands College in the Adult & Community Learning Department on 01727 737154

The HENRY Healthy Families programme is back

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HENRY is an eight-week parenting course which is completely FREE to join for parents or carers of children aged up to five years old.

Taking place both online and in the community (Borehamwood, Hemel Hempstead and Watford), the programme covers everything you need to get your child off to a great start, making healthy habits for life!

Get in touch to find out if you are eligible and how to book your space

Remember if you need help with weight management, stopping smoking, mental health or drug and alcohol support then the Healthy Hub Team can help refer you onto local programmes that can help

Free Healthy Eating Weight Management Courses

Take a look at the Free Adult Health Improvement Services to find out more and get in touch with us by email on or complete the Healthy Hub Enquiries form here