Tag Archives: self care

Salma’s story: wellbeing and me

Published on Thu 18th July by Amyholgate

If I don’t stand up for myself, no one will” Feeling low after being diagnosed with a number of health conditions, Salma took control of her health – and ended up feeling happier, too. “It was embarrassing at first,” says Salma, remembering the first time she started work on her Eastville allotment. “We Muslim ladies […]

July 2019 BetterYou out now!

Published on Mon 15th July by Amyholgate

July 2019 edition – out now! We’re delighted to share our new-look quarterly newsletter, BetterYou July 2019. You’ll find advice from our experts to help you look after your own health; stories from local heroes; and all our latest community news. In this issue: Help your child become more resilient How to ask someone about suicidal […]

BetterYou April 2019: out now!

Published on Tue 19th March by Amyholgate

April 2019 edition – out now! We’re delighted to share our new-look quarterly newsletter, BetterYou April 2019. You’ll find advice from our experts to help you look after your own health; stories from local heroes; and all our latest community news. In this issue: Simple ways to save yourself a trip to hospital Help your […]

New grant programme gives a boost to local community organisations

Published on Mon 17th September by Amyholgate

We’re excited to announce a new grant programme, which is being led by the Bristol Community Health Staff Council. The programme will give a boost to local voluntary, community and social enterprise sector organisations. For the first time, we are donating grants of varying sizes to local projects which empower people to better look after […]

Self care, engaging patients, and cake! A roundup of our latest event

Published on Mon 24th October by Nadia Tavana

Healthy Communities: Supporting Self-Care and Empowering Bristol’s Citizens After months of planning, organising and more planning, we hosted our healthy communities event alongside Healthy Cities Week on 20 October. And at Bristol Community Health, we don’t do things by halves; this event was no exception. Featuring a live panel debate (broadcast on Ujima FM), our […]

New self care project receives backing

Published on Wed 15th October by Nadia Tavana

We are pleased to announce that we have received support from the West of England Academic Health Science Network for an innovative new project involving supported self care. Working in partnership with Philips Healthcare and The Lennard Surgery, a general practice in Bedminster Down, our project team will look at the feasibility of using a package of technology, education and support […]