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March News!

March has been an exciting month here at Healthbox CIC, we have been very busy in all parts of the community, running sessions, meeting partners and generally having a great time! Our Falls Prevention classes have been running successfully, with Jack and Simon our Falls Prevention Exercise Instructors improving the mobility of groups of the […]

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Holly’s Work Experience Week!

I am a pupil at the Whitby High school in year 10 and have very little previous work experience but Healthbox has been a great place to start and grow my knowledge about work spaces. I found Heathbox through my mothers friend who praised it for being helpful to all. Mental health and overall well […]

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A successful 6 months for The Rural Living Well Project!

As you are all aware, The Rural Living Well Project has been running in rural Cheshire, running a series of activities, workshops and events for residents living with long-term conditions.   Here is an update on how the project has been getting on!   ‘Feel Good with Food’ –  the course highlights the importance of […]

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The Welcome Network Winter Event Brrrrrrilliance!

The Welcome Network ran some very successful meeting places events on January 4th & 5th at Neston Community and Youth Centre and Stanney Grange Community Centre! A wide range of fun-filled winter themed activities took place such as goodness ball creating and decorating, messy play involving shaving foam and food colouring, crafts, face painting, hula […]

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Halloween with The Welcome Network!

The Welcome Network team have been busy organising two Halloween themed summer events over the October half term in Ellesmere Port and Neston.  Both events turned into a great success, with a recorded 98 child attendance and 47 families that attended!  During the  events, there were a variety of different Halloween themed activities to get […]

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How important are your child’s teeth?

According to The Oral Health Foundation only 74% of adults have had to have at least 1 tooth extracted, many of an adults oral health problems stem from how they took care of their teeth during the early stages of their lives.  Today, roughly 40% of children don’t visit the dentist every year and a […]

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As we’re sure you’re all aware, Mental Health awareness is growing rapidly and we are now recognising Mental Health issues. Having a Mental Health First Aider within your organisation is now legally required depending on the size and nature of the workplace.    One in four people of working age will suffer from a mental health […]

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The Wellbeing High Street’s successful summer!

The Wellbeing High Street have had a jam-packed summer! Our 3 year Big Lottery funded project has been extremely popular on the Ellesmere Port area with their Summer Family Programme that ran for 6 weeks, with various activities running almost every day for the whole family. Activities included meeting the pets at Jolley’s Pet Store, […]

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What Lucy learnt from working with us!

Hello! My name is Lucy, I’m currently studying Sports and Exercise Science at Chester and I’ve just finished an amazing five week placement with Healthbox CIC, where I’ve been lucky enough to get involved with lots of different projects across the community! From being involved in the exercise classes with the elderly, to cooking healthy […]

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