The Moray Wellbeing Hub will co-ordinate the 2017 Moray events as part of the Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival. This national festival has been run locally in the past as the ‘Feelgood Festival”, but took a pause over the last two years whilst organisers sought suitable community leadership. The hub’s social enterprise structure and commitment to grassroots approaches make it an excellent choice for a host, and with support from the original partners locally from health and social care, it’s off to a strong start. The first actions will be to reach out to community members, partners in …
The Mental Health and Wellbeing Centre, Elgin, have announced a series of POWWOW sessions for the coming months. POWWOW’s are workshops on well-being. A group of people with a shared interest in a particular area of wellbeing come together to share knowledge and experience. The groups particularly focus on exploring tips, ideas and practical steps that can be taken to improve wellbeing in the chosen area. For more information and to book please email the Wellness Centre on firstname.lastname@example.org POWWOW Booking Form – Print POWWOW Programme
Moray Reach Out, who run a range of social enterprises in Elgin and Buckie, are now offering a programme to support those in recovery to help them gain training and confidence. Contact them directly for more information.
The Arts and Crafts Group, Inspirational Colours, run by and for people with long-term mental health issues, run regular weekly sessions in Llhanbryde and Portessie. You will find all the details below – contact them at Inspirational.email@example.com or via facebook at Inspirational Colours. You can download the poster here: Inspirational Colours Poster
Earthtime For All is a charitable company who provide an assortment of exciting, creative, woodland/nature based and environmentally themed experiences for all ages and abilities. This summer they are offering ‘Outdoor Adventures’ at Duffus Estate during July and August for families with children aged 0-3 and pregnant women. If you have young children why not take this opportunity spend time together as a family, in the outdoors to improve your metal health and wellbeing! For more details and to book email firstname.lastname@example.org You can download the poster here: Earthtime For All – Outdoor Adventures – Duffus Estate
The Forres Area Community Trust (F.A.C.T.) have arranged a series of free digital skills and communication training during May 2017 which you might be interested in going along to. This is not a Moray Wellbeing Hub organised group so please contact Samantha directly with any questions. You can download the post here: Forres Online Workshop Sessions May 2017
We like to make sure you know what’s happening in wellbeing groups in your area. This is not a Moray Wellbeing Hub organised group so please contact David directly with any questions. Forres Stepping out is part of Walk Moray and we are linked to Paths for All, a Scottish based charity. We provide health walks in Forres based on the Forres House Community Centre Meet every Monday at 1.15pm for a 1.30pm departure. We provide 2 walks. Main walk which last 1.30 – 2.00 hours and covers 3-4 miles Sedate walk lasts 1.00 to 1.30 hours; paced and timed …