Campaigns

Grant Fund Walsall Council is seeking to fund a range of innovative befriending and buddying projects / activities to directly benefit Walsall’s older population. The Council would like to receive proposals for enhancing already existing and established face to face befriending / buddying projects.  Walsall Council is particularly interested in projects which will help older

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Work Place Health

Have you seen Walsall Council’s Staff Health and Wellbeing at Work Offer? If you are an employer, why not develop your own? There are benefits of supporting staff health and wellbeing to both individual employees as well as the business. These include improved personal health, greater work satisfaction and morale, increased productivity and reduced absenteeism.

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“Make a swap when you next shop”

Change4Life has launched a new campaign to encourage families to ‘make a swap when you next shop’ to help them cut back on sugar. Children in England are having around 2,800 sugar cubes more than they should each year, more than double the maximum recommended amount. Too much sugar is bad for children’s health. Most

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Norovirus (vomiting bug)

Norovirus, also called the “winter vomiting bug”, is a stomach bug that causes vomiting and diarrhoea. It can be very unpleasant, but usually goes away in about 2 days. The main symptoms of norovirus are; feeling sick (nausea) – diarrhoea – being sick (vomiting) – You may also have: – a high temperature of 38C

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Emotional Health and Wellbeing Toolkit

This guide is aimed at identifying interventions that will support the promotion of resilience and good behaviour in childhood and adolescence therefore reducing the behaviour that affects a young person’s ability to learn.   While issues may become evident at school, the time of pregnancy and early years play a major part in laying the foundations

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It is Cycle to Work Day 2018!    Cycle to Work Day is on Wednesday 15th August.  We will be celebrating Cycle to Work Day – and we want you to join in! Cycle to Work Day is an annual celebration of cycling. It’s the perfect opportunity for employees who haven’t tried cycling to work before

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