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Green Fingers Garden Competition for SCC Tenants, prizes of up to £100 – Now open for entry’s (entry date closes 29th June 2018)

21 May

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Entry form: 54.6 Green Fingers entry form

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Fun Science at Ecclesfield Library, Saturday 7th July 2018 – Places are limited, booking essential

21 May

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Launch of Sheffield’s Adult Carers Action Plan – Adult carers invited to attend 12th June 2018

21 May

Celebrating Carers Week 2018

Launch of Sheffield’s

Adult Carers Action Plan

 

Want to know what difference we can make for adult carers?

Want to add your voice to the action plan?

 

Tuesday 12th June 2018
10.30am to 12.30pm

At: Sheffield Carers Centre
Concept House, 5 Young Street, Sheffield S1 4UP

If you are a carer aged 18 or older, or work with carers, we invite you to join us. You will be able to ask questions at the event and bring information to share. Your views and ideas are important to us. You can make a difference.

See poster for further details: Adult Carers’ Action Plan Launch 12.6.18 flyer v2

 

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Join in “Yorkshire Day” celebrations in High Green – “All Welcome” 29th July 2018

21 May

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1940’s Themed Superjam VE Day Street Party at Ecclesfield School 8th May 2018

3 May

Super jam.

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Do you have experience of using GP services? Would you like to help shape the training of health care professionals?

23 Apr

Health watch

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Free Activities for all ages every Thursday in Oxley Park (Stocksbridge)

11 Apr

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Mini Beast Safari in Chapeltown Park 28th April 2018 – Free Event, all welcome

11 Apr

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North Sheffield’s “Whats on Where” Guide – find out whats happening near to you

11 Apr

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As we get older it is important to remain as active as possible, not only to keep in physical shape, but it has been proven that exercising and socialising with others is key to improving mental health.

In an attempt to combat social isolation across Sheffield, Home Instead have put together a What’s On Where Guide which provides a list of easily accessible activities in Sheffield such as; Choir Groups, Dance Classes, Art groups, Lunch Clubs, Coffee Mornings and many more!

Home Instead hope their guide will encourage people to get involved in the community and ultimately, reduce social isolation.

Take a look at the Home Instead WOW guide using the link below!

WOW_Guide_north_Sheffield_Third_Edition_FINAL_website_version1.pdf

If you would like more information about the WOW Guide or organise an activity within Sheffield and would like it to feature in the next WOW Guide then call Home Instead on 01142 469666

Sheffield GPs launch fresh crackdown on people missing doctors appointments

11 Apr

Sheffield GPs have launched a fresh crackdown on people missing appointments – with a little help from city school children. GPs at surgeries in Chapeltown and High Green are part of a pilot to urge people to cancel their appointments if they can’t attend.

People missing appointments without letting their practice know costs the NHS in Sheffield millions each year. Chapelgreen GP Practice worked with Ecclesfield School to create ‘DNA (Did Not Attend) Man’, the superhero figurehead for the campaign which is now being rolled out across their neighbouring practices.

The GP group has been praised after introducing small changes over a six month period. These include approaching patients who fail to attend on a regular basis, and adding a ‘patient promise’ at the end of each appointment booking, asking people to promise to cancel the appointment is they can’t attend. Practice bosses said they’ve seen a ‘significant reduction’ and are confident to bring the figure down even further.

Read more at: https://www.thestar.co.uk/news/sheffield-gps-launch-fresh-crackdown-on-people-missing-doctors-appointments-1-9080338