Health & Wellbeing Event Saturday 3rd February 9 am – 2 pm

Events,Support for Carers 1 February 2024

This Saturday (3rd February) – there is a Health & Wellbeing event at Robin Park Leisure Centre, 9 am until 2 pm.

Carers will be able to get a wealth of information and advice from a range of stall holders. Louise from our team will be attending, so please be sure to say hi to her if you see her!

Who’s going to be there?

  • Community Link Workers (offering social support, social isolation, benefit support)/Health advisor team (offering Carbon Monoxide screening and health improvement advice)
  • Wigan Carers with Wigan and Leigh Carers Centre – Info/advice for unpaid carers
  • Be Well Memberships – free 7 day passes
  • Be Well Physical Activity – tanita scales on hand to give body composition readings.
  • Autism friends
  • Clutter/Hoarding Support
  • Deal For Communities – Our Town Directory/Volunteer Hub/Here for you (benefits, borrowing wisely, keeping warm and keeping well)

Partners

  • WBFH – Blood Pressure Checks
  • SWAN PCN – height, weight, BMI
  • HAPI PCN – Blood Pressure Checks
  • GMMH – Living Well
  • Healthwatch Wigan and Leigh
  • We Are With You
  • Health First
  • SOBS (Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide) – support people from Wigan and localities surrounding Wigan who have been bereaved by the loss of loved ones to suicide
  • Competence
  • Parent Carer Forum (until 1pm)
  • DIAS Domestic Violence
  • Wigan Athletic Community Trust