Tags: Health & Wellbeing

Northampton Carers Awareness Event

Northampton Carers Awareness Event Wednesday 25th March 2020 at 10am-2pm at The Town Hall Towcester. This event aims to give carers information regarding where they can access support

Posted: Thu, 13 Feb 2020 11:42 by Parish Office

Tags: Care & Repair, Community, Events, Health & Wellbeing, News Items

Work starts on new Reach for Health rehabilitation centre

The trustees of a Daventry charity which provides exercise-based rehabilitation for people with serious health conditions say a new state-of-the-art centre will allow them to transform even more lives.

Groundworks for the new Reach for Health centre got underway this week on part of the Daventry & District Sports Club site at Western Avenue.

Daventry District Council (DDC) is funding the £1.48m... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 11:33 by Parish Office

Tags: DDC, Health & Wellbeing

Carer’s Services Questionnaire

Northamptonshire County Council in association with the Carers Association, the Clinical Commissioning Group and voluntary sector partners have developed a survey to seek the views of carers to help shape future services. This questionnaire is one of a number of different engagement activities we are carrying out in order to help us better understand the experience of being a carer in Northamptonshire.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 11:01 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Health & Wellbeing, NCC, NCC Consultation, News Items

Get Up & Go - New Physical Activity Sessions For Older Adults Coming To Daventry!

We will be launching the two classes from the Daventry Brass Band Hall, NN11 0PN, on Thursday 6th February 2020 and on a weekly basis.


> Get Up & Go - 1.15pm - 2.30pm - £4.00pp
The Get Up & Go sessions are a low impact physical activity class to support the strength and balance development in older adults. If you're struggling with your day to day routines and tasks, this class is evidence... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:14 by Parish Office

Tags: Events, Health & Wellbeing

Planning approval for new leisure centre

A proposal for a new leisure centre in Moulton to serve residents in the east of Daventry District has secured planning permission.

Daventry District Council (DDC) wants to convert the Chris Moody Centre into a public leisure centre for use by the wider community.

And work is expected to start in the spring after a planning application was approved by the Council's Planning Committee last night (Wednesday... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:12 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, Health & Wellbeing, Sport

Energy awareness day could save you money on your bills

Advice and support to help people heat their homes more cheaply will be on offer during an energy efficiency awareness day in Daventry.

The drop-in event takes place in the reception area at Daventry District Council's (DDC) Lodge Road offices on Monday 20 January.

Running from 10am until midday, and then from 2-4pm, it offers visitors the chance to pick up advice about getting the most from their central... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:46 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, Health & Wellbeing

Veterans Breakfast partnership Debt Management event - 22 January 2020

Our next Daventry Veterans Breakfast Club is being held on Wednesday 22 January in partnership with a Debt Management session, at the New Street Café in Daventry from 9.30am - 12pm. Partners who will be there include Daventry's Royal British Legion, Daventry & District Citizens Advice, Northants Police, Crime Prevention, The Daventry & District Forum (DDF) and Futures Housing.

Daventry... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:39 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, DDC, Health & Wellbeing

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE RESIDENTS WITH LONG TERM HEALTH PROBLEMS URGED TO GET FLU JAB

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE RESIDENTS WITH LONG TERM HEALTH PROBLEMS URGED TO GET FLU JAB

Thousands of Northamptonshire residents living with long-term health conditions are being encouraged to have a free flu jab, because of the life threatening risk caused by the flu virus.

The flu jab is free to people with long term health conditions, including asthma, diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, bronchitis,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 11:26 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Health & Wellbeing, NCC, News Items

NCC consultation with carers

Public Health and Adult Social Care at Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) are currently carrying out a joint strategic needs assessment looking at the current and future health, care and wellbeing needs of carers in Northamptonshire, in order to help to inform the future planning and commissioning of carers' services. A carer is anyone, including children and adults, who looks after a family member,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Jan 2020 11:37 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Consultation, Health & Wellbeing, NCC, NCC Consultation, News Items

Energy awareness day could save you money on your bills

Advice and support to help people heat their homes more cheaply will be on offer during an energy efficiency awareness day in Daventry.

The drop-in event takes place in the reception area at Daventry District Council's (DDC) Lodge Road offices from 10am until midday, and then from 2-4pm on Monday 9 December.

People can pick up advice about getting the most from their central heating, understanding energy... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Nov 2019 11:01 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Health & Wellbeing, News Items