Campaigns

Making Connections Walsall

Making Connections Walsall

Making Connections Walsall have partnered with The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country to deliver two FREE “health and well-being in nature” courses for older Walsall residents experiencing loneliness or isolation. Our first program begins the 15th May 2019 at Walsall Arboretum, every Wednesday morning 10am – 1pm. Refreshments provided. If you work

 

 

 

 

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Work Place Health

Work Place Health

Have you seen Walsall Council’s Staff Health and Wellbeing at Work Offer? If you are an employer, why not develop your own? There are benefits of supporting staff health and wellbeing to both individual employees as well as the business. These include improved personal health, greater work satisfaction and morale, increased productivity and reduced absenteeism.

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“Make a swap when you next shop”

“Make a swap when you next shop”

Change4Life has launched a new campaign to encourage families to ‘make a swap when you next shop’ to help them cut back on sugar. Children in England are having around 2,800 sugar cubes more than they should each year, more than double the maximum recommended amount. Too much sugar is bad for children’s health. Most

 

 

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Norovirus (vomiting bug)

Norovirus (vomiting bug)

Norovirus, also called the “winter vomiting bug”, is a stomach bug that causes vomiting and diarrhoea. It can be very unpleasant, but usually goes away in about 2 days. The main symptoms of norovirus are; feeling sick (nausea) – diarrhoea – being sick (vomiting) – You may also have: – a high temperature of 38C

 

 

 

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