HI-Net Bulletin January 2016

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Welcome to the January 2016 edition of Grampian’s Health Improvement Network (HI-Net) members’ bulletin and… Happy New Year to everyone!

We hope you find this edition useful and as usual, we welcome all feedback about the bulletin and/or website in general.

Kind Regards,

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Latest News


  • 2016 is Year of the Dad! Year of the Dad, organised by Fathers Network Scotland with support from Scottish Government, aims to promote the importance of fathers in both childhood development and parenting. For more information please visit Year of the Dad website
  • The Grampian Winter Plan 2015/16 has been developed to manage potential challenges experienced during the Winter period in Grampian. You can access the Grampian Winter here: Grampian Winter Plan for 2015/16
  • Scottish Enterprise and the ALLIANCE have created a report called Realising the Benefits of Digital Technology; highlighting the importance, barriers and examples of citizen led innovation for health and wellbeing- specifically relating to digital technologies.
  • A new ‘Declaration’ festival, which aims to explore health and human rights, will take place from 3rd to 6th March 2016 in Glasgow. Find out more on the Mental Health Foundation website

Is there any news you would like to share about your work/ team? If so, please contact the HI-Net team on hinet@nhs.net to submit your news!


Events Calendar

To submit your health improvement event please contact the HI-Net team on hinet@nhs.net

**please note the date on the last bulletin stated the ‘Cafe Med: No Smoke Without E-Cigarettes’ event was on the 28th January. However this event is actually on the 18th January (as stated above). I apologise for this previous mistake and any inconvenience this may have caused.


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If you have any questions, comments and/or feedback please get in touch using our contact form or by emailing the HI-Net team on hinet@nhs.net.

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Submit News

Do you have news related to health improvement you would like to share? Submit your news to HI-Net on hinet@nhs.net

Submit Events

To submit your event (e.g. training session, conference, workshop and so on) please email HI-Net on hinet@nhs.net

Submit Campaign

Do you have a campaign related to health improvement you would like to share? Submit your campaign to HI-Net on hinet@nhs.net