Nutrition

Therapies Volunteers needed – Overgate Hospice

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Could you help us to enhance our patients, relaxation and general well-being?

We are looking for qualified volunteers specialising in a variety of areas including nutrition, Thai Chi, massage and yoga.

If you hold a diploma and over 2 years experience in one of these or a similar area and can spare a few hours each week we would love to hear from you!

Please call 01422 387145 for more information.

Eatwell and Livewell with Age UK

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“Eatwell and Livewell” is a service that supports older people, identified as having nutritional issues, whose health may be suffering as a result of being at risk of becoming underweight.

Age UK provide the service working alongside health professionals, including doctors, nurses and dietitians.

In order to benefit from “Eatwell and Livewell”, people should be: –

  • Aged 50 or over.
  • Be underweight and identified as requiring support – or at potential risk due to frailty.
  • Want to learn to eat more nourishing food in order to improve their health and quality of life.

For further information call 01422 399830 or email enquiries@ageukck.org.uk

Or if you would like to make a referral complete the referral form and return it to: Anne Cuthbert, Age UK Calderdale and Kirklees, 4-6 Square, Woolshops, Halifax, HX1 1RJ