What’s on

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February – March 2019

Feb
18
Mon
Sporting Moments @ Southwater Leisure Centre
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Gentle sporting session for people with memory problems and their family supporter. Join a friendly supportive group where you can choose from activities, such as table tennis, badminton, bowls, archery or have a coffee and a chat with other people living with or experiencing this condition.

Feb
19
Tue
Action for Deafness Clinic @ Henfield Medical Centre
Feb 19 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

This is a  drop in service for retubing, batteries, advice and equipment demonstrations and maintenance. Audiology tests are by appointment only with referral from the GP.

Haven Exercise Class @ Henfield Haven Lounge
Feb 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Extend Movement to Music exercise drop in class. This weekly class will be mainly seated and suitable for over 60s and less able of any age. The aims of Extend are to: improve posture, poise and co-ordination, provide recreational movement to music, stimulate health of body and mind, increase mobility and muscle tone, enhance the quality of life AND HAVE FUN. The class will be taken by Carole Farquhar who is a Henfield resident and who has run Extend groups in nursing homes and in Henfield for the past 20 years.

Feb
20
Wed
Dementia Carers’ Support Appointments @ Henfield Haven
Feb 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

One to one appointments for all Dementia carers wanting information and support.

Feb
25
Mon
Sporting Moments @ Southwater Leisure Centre
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Gentle sporting session for people with memory problems and their family supporter. Join a friendly supportive group where you can choose from activities, such as table tennis, badminton, bowls, archery or have a coffee and a chat with other people living with or experiencing this condition.

Feb
26
Tue
Carers’ Support Appointments @ Henfield Haven
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

One to one appointments for all carers wanting information and support.

Action for Deafness Clinic @ Henfield Medical Centre
Feb 26 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

This is a  drop in service for retubing, batteries, advice and equipment demonstrations and maintenance. Audiology tests are by appointment only with referral from the GP.

Haven Exercise Class @ Henfield Haven Lounge
Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Extend Movement to Music exercise drop in class. This weekly class will be mainly seated and suitable for over 60s and less able of any age. The aims of Extend are to: improve posture, poise and co-ordination, provide recreational movement to music, stimulate health of body and mind, increase mobility and muscle tone, enhance the quality of life AND HAVE FUN. The class will be taken by Carole Farquhar who is a Henfield resident and who has run Extend groups in nursing homes and in Henfield for the past 20 years.

Mar
2
Sat
Memory Moments Café @ Corpus Christi Church Hall
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Please come and join us for an informal café including tea, coffee & cake, a little fun & laughter with games, talks, music, dance etc. Everyone is welcome, especially those with memory problems and their family supporter. The café  now meets once a month.

Mar
4
Mon
Sporting Moments @ Southwater Leisure Centre
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Gentle sporting session for people with memory problems and their family supporter. Join a friendly supportive group where you can choose from activities, such as table tennis, badminton, bowls, archery or have a coffee and a chat with other people living with or experiencing this condition.

Mar
5
Tue
Action for Deafness Clinic @ Henfield Medical Centre
Mar 5 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

This is a  drop in service for retubing, batteries, advice and equipment demonstrations and maintenance. Audiology tests are by appointment only with referral from the GP.

Haven Exercise Class @ Henfield Haven Lounge
Mar 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Extend Movement to Music exercise drop in class. This weekly class will be mainly seated and suitable for over 60s and less able of any age. The aims of Extend are to: improve posture, poise and co-ordination, provide recreational movement to music, stimulate health of body and mind, increase mobility and muscle tone, enhance the quality of life AND HAVE FUN. The class will be taken by Carole Farquhar who is a Henfield resident and who has run Extend groups in nursing homes and in Henfield for the past 20 years.

Mar
6
Wed
St Barnabas Outreach @ Henfield Hall Car Park
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

This project, initially funded by the Department of Health, aims to help ease the questions and worries those affected by life-limiting illnesses may have. The Hospice Outreach Project is a mobile vehicle unit which provides a flexible and accessible range of services right into the heart of the community. It is staffed by a senior nurse, who will be able to provide information and advice on all aspects of hospice care available at St Barnabas House and out in the local community. The Hospice Outreach Project also acts as an education resource for healthcare professionals and the wider community. The specialist staff work closely with community teams and local support networks to offer advice in areas of symptom management, emotional, spiritual, psychological and bereavement support for patients, their families and significant others. The aim of this project is to improve the way people access information and support related to ill health, end of life issues, life limiting illnesses and wellbeing.  All visits are subject to weather conditions.

Carers Support Group @ Maidment Court
Mar 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

A monthly support group for family, friends and carers. Call in for a chat, a cup of tea, information and moral support. Group Facilitator: Matt.

Entry via buzzer. Parking in roads within 100m.

Expert Patients Programme @ Henfield Hall
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The Expert Patients Programme (EPP) is a free self-management course developed for people living with any long-term health condition, such as heart disease, diabetes, asthma, arthritis, multiple sclerosis, depression, back pain, chronic fatigue syndrome etc.

We aim to help you to take more control of your health by learning new skills and techniques to manage your condition better on a daily basis. Amongst other things, the course will explore:

  • How to manage common symptoms
  • Action planning and problem solving
  • Nutrition and Exercise
  • Communication skills
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication management
  • Better breathing
  • Dealing with difficult emotions

Not only will the course give you new skills to help you to manage your condition and the emotional changes brought about by your condition, it also provides a great opportunity for you to meet other people who share similar experiences.

The course runs over six weekly sessions, each session lasting 2 and a half hours including a break. Each course is facilitated by fully trained (but not medically qualified) volunteer tutors who themselves are living with a long-term health condition

Mar
11
Mon
Sporting Moments @ Southwater Leisure Centre
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Gentle sporting session for people with memory problems and their family supporter. Join a friendly supportive group where you can choose from activities, such as table tennis, badminton, bowls, archery or have a coffee and a chat with other people living with or experiencing this condition.

Mar
12
Tue
Carers’ Support Appointments @ Henfield Haven
Mar 12 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

One to one appointments for all carers wanting information and support.

Action for Deafness Clinic @ Henfield Medical Centre
Mar 12 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

This is a  drop in service for retubing, batteries, advice and equipment demonstrations and maintenance. Audiology tests are by appointment only with referral from the GP.

Haven Exercise Class @ Henfield Haven Lounge
Mar 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Extend Movement to Music exercise drop in class. This weekly class will be mainly seated and suitable for over 60s and less able of any age. The aims of Extend are to: improve posture, poise and co-ordination, provide recreational movement to music, stimulate health of body and mind, increase mobility and muscle tone, enhance the quality of life AND HAVE FUN. The class will be taken by Carole Farquhar who is a Henfield resident and who has run Extend groups in nursing homes and in Henfield for the past 20 years.

Mar
13
Wed
Expert Patients Programme @ Henfield Hall
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The Expert Patients Programme (EPP) is a free self-management course developed for people living with any long-term health condition, such as heart disease, diabetes, asthma, arthritis, multiple sclerosis, depression, back pain, chronic fatigue syndrome etc.

We aim to help you to take more control of your health by learning new skills and techniques to manage your condition better on a daily basis. Amongst other things, the course will explore:

  • How to manage common symptoms
  • Action planning and problem solving
  • Nutrition and Exercise
  • Communication skills
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication management
  • Better breathing
  • Dealing with difficult emotions

Not only will the course give you new skills to help you to manage your condition and the emotional changes brought about by your condition, it also provides a great opportunity for you to meet other people who share similar experiences.

The course runs over six weekly sessions, each session lasting 2 and a half hours including a break. Each course is facilitated by fully trained (but not medically qualified) volunteer tutors who themselves are living with a long-term health condition