Browsing Tag 'Summer 2018'

On Yer Bike In Traffic

Need the confidence to cycle in traffic? Three of our staff took part in an essential cycling skills training course designed to give participants practical tips, support and the confidence to cycle in traffic. Pictured are health visitors Jacqueline MacDonald […]

Summer 2018

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Sculpt Your Body

It is fun, super quick and effective, and designed to shape and sculpt the body and lead to rapid weight loss. It’s known as Kettlercise, a fat burning workout that is a big hit with staff from Clackmannanshire and Woodlands […]

Summer 2018

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Graven Images

Gravestones may not be the usual source of inspiration for budding photographers. Indeed cemeteries are often somewhat ignored by people despite loved ones and important figures in history being buried there.  But visiting the graveyards surrounding Stirling Castle prompted theatre […]

Summer 2018

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Blind Chef Cooks Up A First

In what is believed to be the first course of its kind in Scotland, a blind chef has started to offer cookery lessons to others with sight loss or people with a learning disability.  David Black, totally blind since childhood, […]

Summer 2018

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Spreading The Word

A member of staff, who is Mum to a young boy with a rare genetic mutation, was invited to go to Westminster to talk about the impact of mental health on parents and carers of children with serious conditions. Stacey […]

Summer 2018

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Game of A Lifetime

A Falkirk based mental health football team, run in partnership with NHS Forth Valley, Caledonia Services and Stenhousemuir Football Club, were given a rare opportunity to play on the hallowed turf of Hampden. Last year’s winners of the SFA Mental Health […]

Summer 2018

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Bucket Loads of Fun

Our Health Promotion service has been helping Clackmannanshire  nurseries and primary schools enjoy bucket loads of fun through the Play Mentor programme which they have been running in partnership with the Aberlour Child Care Trust. Nine successful graduates of the […]

Summer 2018

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