Welcome to the April 2017 edition of the HI-Net Members’ Bulletin!
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April Events Calendar
The Walk Aberdeen project will be holding a Walk Leader course in Aberdeen on 18th April 2017.
Location: Lounge, Westburn Outdoor Centre, Westburn Park, Aberdeen AB25 3DE
Time: 10:00 – 16:00
For more info, or to book, Please visit:
Please note that priority for places will be given to volunteers from the Walk Aberdeen project, but volunteers from other projects will be welcome to attend free of charge if there are spare places available.
Aberdeen Medico-Chirurgical Society, Med-Chi Hall, Polwarth Building, Foresterhill, 7pm
The Healthy Working Lives Team would like to invite all staff to join us for their first walk of the year on 23 April 2017 up the Back O’Bennachie , will have a stop for a Picnic Lunch and take in the views
If you would like to join , please call Paula Bray on 57695 or email email@example.com with your name and those of anyone who will be joining in.
For more information : April Walking Poster 2017
Tuesday 25 April 2017, Time: 4-5pm, Room: H230, FoHSC Building, RGU Garthdee Campus, Garthdee Rd, Aberdeen AB10 7GJ.
These trainings takes place various dates throughout the year 2017 in different locations(Woodend Hospital, Dr Gray’s Hospital and Suttie Centre)
The healthpoint hold monthly campaigns inclusive of activity weeks for the staff and public to take a practical approach to health with help from specialist services. These campaigns are all done in line with both local and national campaigns. Please see the healthpoint campaigns below.
Mental Health – Top tips (key messages) for positive mental health discussed with a trained advisor which incorporate lifestyle choices such as diet and exercise, social groups and relaxation techniques and classes. Stress management tips.
Access to support groups/organizations and counseling services provided in the local community.
healthpoint and healthline offer free, confidential advice and information on a number of health concerns: 08085 20 20 30
Other National/ Global Health Campaigns
- Bowel cancer month https://www.bowelcanceruk.org.uk/
- International IBS Awareness month http://www.aboutibs.org/
- World autism awareness day 2nd April http://www.autism.org.uk/
- World health day 7th April http://www.who.int/campaigns/world-health-day/2017/en/
- Parkinson’s awareness week 10-16th April https://www.parkinsons.org.uk/
- World voice day 16th April world-voice-day.org
- World haemophilia day 17th April wfh.org/en/whd
- MS awareness week 25th April-1st May https://www.mstrust.org.uk/
- World day for health and safety at work 28th April http://www.ilo.org/global/lang–en/index.htm
- On your feet Britain 28th April http://www.getbritainstanding.org/
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