Entries by Alicia Mornin

Henpicked Menopause Awareness Sessions

A series of free menopause awareness sessions are taking place to coincide with International Women’s Day on Tuesday 8 March 2022. The sessions are being offered in partnership between Henpicked and West Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership (our integrated care system, or ICS) and are open to all staff and volunteers working in health and […]

Wakefield Adult Education Service – Online Courses 2022

Wakefield Adult Education Service have released their Online Learning Course Guide for 2022. Included in this guide are over 40 nationally recognised qualifications which can be completed in 8-10 weeks. This includes a number of courses relating to Health and Social Care, Mental Health and Special Education Needs, including: Prevention and Control of Infection Principles […]

Mind Wellbeing Workshops

Throughout March 2022, Mind Leeds are hosting a series of online wellbeing workshops open to all NHS, voluntary sector and social care staff and volunteers. The peer support sessions being offered focus on a variety of different topics, including sleep, confidence, managing change and stress. All sessions will be delivered online via Microsoft Teams. Sleep […]

HALSA and Cellar Trust Wellbeing Offer to Staff

The West Yorkshire Staff Mental Health and Wellbeing Hub is working with HALSA and the Cellar Trust to bring a range of free wellbeing resources, events and other support to people working in the West Yorkshire health and care system, including volunteers and people working in local authorities. This is all part of the West […]

Men’s Mental Health podcast

The West Yorkshire staff Mental Health and Wellbeing Hub works with men year-round, trying to tackle some of the barriers that men face seeking help when their mental health is compromised. In their ‘We Work Together’ podcast series, the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Heath and Care Partnership are showcasing the Mental Health and Wellbeing Hub […]

Islamophobia Awareness Month

November is Islamophobia Awareness Week and this year the West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership are running a campaign called ‘Positive about Islam and Muslims’. Islamophobia is defined by MEND (Muslim Engagement and Development) as “a predjudice, aversion, hostility or hatred towards Muslims” and by the Muslim Council of Britain as “a type […]

Alcohol Awareness Week 2021

This year’s Alcohol Awareness Week campaign, led by Alcohol Change UK, runs from the 15th to 21st of November and is focussed on the theme of ‘Alcohol and Relationships’. Research has shown that during the pandemic, many people have found themselves drinking more, but this can have a great impact on not only the individual […]

Free Advanced Care Planning and Bereavement Webinars

Do you want to work with individuals and groups in your community? Are you passionate about improving people’s lives/care? Can you support people to have better, more personalised conversations about Advance Care Planning (ACP) and bereavement that are tailored to their needs? If yes, become a Champion! The West Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership in […]

Men’s Health Week Sessions

We are now in Movember which is traditionally the month where we raise awareness of men’s health issues and Humber, Coast and Vale have a fantastic programme of events running throughout the week commencing on Monday 8th November. These events have kindly been opened to colleagues across North East and Yorkshire. Here are some highlights: […]