Yearly Archives: 2015

Working Together for Better Health Event

When: Thursday 21st Jan 10am – 12.30pm Where: Riding for the Disabled, Coleraine What is Causway ICP? What are the 5 Health Pathways? How can C&V sector make a difference? Speakers – Dr Brian Patterson, Clinical Lead, Northern ICP Dr Tony Stevens, CEO, NHSCT Hugh Nelson, NHSCT RSVP: Louise.Hamilton2@hscni.net Tel: 028 9536 2818 by 15th […]

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South Antrim Community Network completed 24 hour Spinathon for NICHS

South Antrim Community Network is committed to charitable fundraising. We see the commitment made by such charities within our communities and the challenges they face in delivering priceless services and support. This year the staff of SACN chose to challenge themselves to a 24 hour Spinathon from 12 noon on the 19th November 2015 to […]

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Northern Obesity Partnership Stakeholder Event

DATE: Friday 5th February 2016 LOCATION: Tullyglass Hotel, Ballymena TIME:  9am-2pm Details of the workshop The Northern Obesity Partnership (NOP) is a multi-sector & multi-disciplinary group responsible for the local delivery and outcomes of the regional Fitter Futures for All Framework for Preventing and Addressing Overweight and Obesity in Northern Ireland 2012 -2022 The partnership is […]

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MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE

Staying Healthy Over Christmas Wondering how you’re going to survive the holiday party season? Good Food nutritionist, Kerry Torrens shares her secrets for staying healthy over Christmas, avoiding overindulgence and beating the morning-after blues. Everything starts with breakfast If I’m going out in the evening, I’ll start the day with a generous bowl of porridge, […]

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Tam Fry Report

The following piece was written by Tam Fry who was the keynote speaker at ‘Measuring Up’ the 4th NICHI Annual Conference on Wednesday 25 November in Tullyglass House Hotel.  The piece was written specifically for the NICHI Health Alliance Website. “Simply, it is fundamental that you get all your children, grandchildren and clients under your […]

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Measuring Up, Motivating your Community towards Healthier Lifestyles

  You are invited to the 4th Annual NICHI – Health & Wellbeing Event Measuring Up, Motivating your Community towards Healthier Lifestyles When: Wednesday 25th November 2015 Where: Tullyglass Hotel, Ballymena 6.00pm-9.00pm (Fork Buffet served at 6.00pm) Key Note Speaker –Tam Fry, Expert Advisor, Action on Sugar UK Ruth Balmer – Health Improvement Dietician Northern […]

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It’s lung cancer awareness month

November marks lung cancer awareness month, an important time to get people talking about the world’s biggest cancer killer. A closer look at the ever-changing patterns of smoking rates in the UK shows the success, and challenges, for lung cancer. Our recent figures for men reveal that lung cancer rates have fallen by nearly half […]

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NHSCT Emotional Wellbeing Hub

The HSCB have commissioned Health and Social Care Trusts to coordinate multi-agency hubs working in partnership to screen referrals of people with common mental health problems and associated psychological distress referred from GP practices. Each Hub will be made up of representatives from key stakeholder groups – Trust Mental Health Services, Primary Care, and the […]

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