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Macmillan Health Walks
Come along to Macmillan Health Walks for a little physical activity and social time.
Get Up and Go - A guide to staying steady
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Information and services
Groups that can help with maintaining a healthy weight
You have answered that your clothes sizes have increased in the last 3-6 months. If this has happened without you trying to, and is something that you would like help with, you may find that exercising or participating in group activities may help. If you do not feel confident, we have found going with someone you know might make you feel more comfortable.
The following service(s)/Organisation(s) are available locally:
Service Name: Weight Management
Service Description: Reaching and maintaining a healthy weight is important for overall health and can help you prevent and control many diseases and conditions. You can achieve a healthy weight, and stay at that weight, by following a healthy diet and spending more time being physically active.
Tel: 01924 504900
Address: 2nd Floor, Norwich Union House, Market Street, Huddersfield, HD1 2LF
Groups that support people with Alzheimers Disease/Dementia
The following service(s) provide help and support for those with Alzhiemers disease or Dementia:
Service Name: Dementia support in Kirklees
Website: Dementia support in Kirklees
Groups that support people with Mental Health issues
The following service(s)/organisation(s) provide support for people with Mental Health Issues:
Service Name: Kirklees Mental Health
Tel: 01924 316830
Address: Beckside Court, 2nd Floor, 286 Bradford Road, Batley, WF17 5PW
Service Name: Kirklees Touchstone Well Bean Crisis Cafe
Tel: 07741 900395 or 07867 028755
Website: Kirklees Touchstone Well Bean Crisis Cafe
Address: 3A Union Bank Yard, New Street, next to Imperial Arcade or Union House, 29 Union Street, Dewsbury, WF13 1AS
Service Name: Samaritans
Tel: 116 123
Address: Samaritans, 14 New North Parade, Huddersfield, HD1 5JP