Team Fundraising

By Catherine Davies

Joining the Aylesbury Park Run, a group of the Healthy Living Centre team ran or walked the 5k route. We’d like to thank everyone who took on the fundraising challenge, as well as the people who generously donated to support Kaysey.

Opportunities for Improving Confidence in English

By Catherine Davies

WOMEN’S HEALTH & WELLBEING A 13-Week COURSE for Women who want to gain confidence in speaking English, whilst also learning about health matters ADULT ENGLISH A 6-week COURSE for adults who want to improve their English Skills Both courses are free. Full attendance is requested for the whole course. Courses running from locations in Aylesbury,…

Local Conversations

By Catherine Davies

Walton Court, Southcourt and Hawkslade Since the start of November, a small team have been visiting groups, schools, shops and the GP surgery in a bid to speak to as many local residents as possible. Focused on the ‘Hawks & Courts’ area of Aylesbury, we wanted to hear what people liked about living in this…

Determined Local Resident Achieves First Class Honours

By Catherine Davies

Abigail Wright has been a hard-working and positive member of the Healthy Living team. She’s a real inspiration and we’d like to share her story. Abigail was in the sixth form at Sir Henry Floyd Grammar School, Aylesbury when she discovered she was pregnant. At 17 years old, she expected that sharing the news with…

Give and Take at The Healthy Living Centre

By Catherine Davies

We all benefit from a little support and equally, we can use our skills and experience to support others. Having visited The Healthy Living Centre or taken part in activities, a number of local residents have found ways to give a little back. Our volunteers include children’s author, Darren St Mart. Darren was first made…

A Warm Welcome in Women’s Health Class

By Catherine Davies

Moving to a foreign country is an exciting, yet daunting, prospect. You are keen to get to know your new community, but with basic language skills, everyday tasks can be a challenge. This was the experience of Sobia. She had recently moved to Aylesbury from Pakistan when a friend told her about a ‘Women’s Health and…