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Age UK Calderdale & Kirklees
01422 252 040
We offer activities and opportunities to improve your health and quality of life. Our activities tackle social exclusion and can reduce the risk and impact of falls and include such things as:
Information about Tai Chi classes
Referral form for 2 free classes
These activities are not available in all areas.
To find out more about what is available near you and to book other activities, please call 01422 252 040 .
We are proud to be working with Locala Community Partnerships, an independent Community Interest Company providing NHS community services to over 400,000 people in Kirklees and beyond. Most of their care and support is provided at home and in clinics, schools and health centres by a team of health visitors, district nurses, therapists and health promotion experts.
We are working with the NHS to 'Make Every Contact Count' to help improve the health and well being of our service users.
Healthwatch is the independent consumer organisation, created to gather and represent the views of the public on local health services - what's good, what's not good enough and what needs to change.Healthwatch will play a role at both national and local level and will make sure that the views of the whole community and people who use services are taken into account. You can find out more at their local websites:
Are you over 55 and living in the Calderdale or Kirklees area?
Would you like to learn how to use a computer, improve your IT skills and be involved with health improvements and promoting a healthy lifestyle?
Training is currently available with our skilled volunteers at a centre near you!
If you would like more information or to put your name down for a place on one of our courses, please contact our head office:
This project is supported by Calderdale Council
This is a project that involves getting elderly members of the community on the world-wide web!
Accessing the internet has a number of benefits. You can: -
We may be able to offer free of charge: -
If you would like more information or to see if you or someone you know is eligible, please call -Anne Cuthbert, Age UK Calderdale & Kirklees - 01422 252 040
Our project offers home safety advice and promotes energy efficiency. We work to protect older people from crime and reduce the fear of crime, in partnership with other groups including the Home Safety Forum.
This service is only available in Calderdale at this time.
This service offers energy advice and help with grants to older people.
Local volunteers act as the eyes and ears of Age UK Calderdale & Kirklees, supporting older people in isolated communities.
This website is managed by Age UK Calderdale & Kirklees working in partnership with Age UKAge UK Calderdale & Kirklees, Choices Centre, Woolshops Halifax, HX1 1RJ
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