Health and wellbeing news from Welwyn Hatfield week beginning 6th of September

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

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Week beginning 6th of September


New Online Resilence Building Course at Oaklands College starts Sept 28th

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An online course that will provide tips on how to become resilient in uncertain times. The course equips you with personal strategies to try at work and at home .The course will help you identifying personal strengths and values and build on these for resiliency.

 The course is free but there is a £15 registration fee 

 Find out more about the course here or view the course leaflet here Icon for pdf Resilience Course Leaflet Sept 2021 [328.78KB]


Welwyn Hatfield Healthy Hub Festival 2nd October 1pm-4pm

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Looking for a bit of help getting your body or your mind back into shape after the pandemic? Then why not pop along to the Welwyn Hatfield Healthy Hub Festival and find out about all the free health and wellbeing services available in the community.There will also be some free taster sessions and free refreshments.

So far we have stalls booked in from Shape Up, the New Leaf Recovery College, Herts Mind Network, Terrance Higgins Trust, Mind in Mid Herts, NHS Health Checks, Hart's Mind network. 

Find the festival at the Woodhall Community Centre, Mill Green Road, Peartree, Welwyn Garden City ,AL73XD


Welhat Healthy Hub Pop Up Clinics start October 18th 

Come and see us in Hatfield and Wewlyn Garden City Libraries every 3rd week of the month and Hatfield Foodbank.

Our team will be there along with guest services for the following

Weight management, stopping smoking, mental health support, Digital Inclusion Projects and 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 healthyhub@welhat.gov.uk or complete the Healthy Hub Enquiries form here


Find out more about the new SEND Strategy in Hertfordshire by taking part in their events

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Throughout the months of September and October, look out for several events to mark the launch of our new Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Strategy for Hertfordshire.

The 'SEND is Everybody's Business' events are an opportunity to come and find out about services and organisations in your area that offer support and services to families with SEND.

There will be a wide range of organisations and people to speak to from across education, health and social care.

Find out more here: SEND Strategy Launch Events Here


Take part in the SEND Drawing Competition and you could win an Amazon voucher worth £50

The 'SEND is Everybody's Business' would like to invite you to join in their drawing competition to help raise awareness of the SEND Strategy

They have 5 Amazon vouchers of £50 up for grabs for the top 5 entries across 3 categories!

Find out more about the SEND drawing competition here


Is it Ok Campaign needs you 

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Take part in the Is It Ok Survey and help build best practice and strategies to prevent young people from causing harm in relationships. The surveys aims to understand how and why do young people begin to use harm in their relationships?

The Verge of Harm[ing] project is exploring how and why young people begin to use harmful behaviours in their relationships. 

Take part in the survey here