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Wellbeing Festival

Wellbeing Festival

Wellbeing Festival

Wellbeing Festival

Wellbeing Festival
Wellbeing Festival

Grampian Wellbeing Festival 1st to 31st May

The Grampian Wellbeing Festival is an annual event that brings together community activity and events to promote wellbeing for all and support Mental Health.

The festival programme will run over the month of May and will bring together a variety of events and activities for all ages.

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Health Walks

Do you enjoy walking and talking? Join us at one of our short, low-level, social walks led by trained volunteers.

Find your nearest walk and more information at Aberdeenshire Health Walks.

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Blood Pressure Check

Free blood pressure checks and basic lifestyle advice from Live Life Aberdeenshire’s Health and Wellbeing Team. 

No booking necessary – find your nearest session and more information at Health Watch.

Food and Mood

18th May, 11am - 12noon Fraserburgh Community and Sports Centre

Did you know that what we eat can affect our mood? Which foods can support improved mood and mental wellbeing? Join us to find out more. Book your free space via our Sports Booking System or via the LLA App

Active Schools

Active Schools provides school children with opportunities to take part in sport and physical activity before school, during lunchtime and after schoo. They aim to provide pathways between schools and sports clubs in the local community.

Explore our free Active Schools activities

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Healthy Meals on a Budget

We have two food themed activities taking place, one in Inverurie and the other in Peterhead. At both sessions you will find out about how to create scrumptious and healthy meals on a budget and so much more.

Food Skills at Garioch Community Kitchen, Inverurie

Ready Steady Cook at Peterhead Library

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Bookbug Sessions

Join in one of our toothy-themed Bookbug sessions attended by a member of the NHS Childsmile team. Childsmile will be available at the end of the session to give advice and guidance on toothbrushing, dentist visits and will also be handing out toothbrushing packs.

Find out where our pre-school Wellbeing activities are taking place, and book your space: Childsmile Bookbug Sessions

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Benefits Advice

Social Security Scotland benefit advisors will be in attendance in several of our libraries to provide information and support regarding benefits.

If you have any questions or would like to find out about what you may be entitled to, come along to one of our drop-in sessions and receive friendly support

Social Security Scotland Benefits Surgery

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Knowledge Exchange Cafe

Join Professor Entwistle and Doctor Riley from Aberdeen University for a fascinating insight into the environmental impact of funerals.

The sessions will lead to discussion and stimulating conversation from the research conducted by Professor Entwistle and Doctor Riley, including the sharing of case studies they have completed.

Book now: Knowledge Exchange Cafe

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Library Events

There's lots going on in our libraries during the Grampian Wellbeing Festival. Explore the wide range of library activities in full: Grampian Wellbeing Festival Library Events

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Walk and Create

Join us on Thursday, 23rd May between 10am and 12noon as we launch the wander buddy service in Banff and Macduff.

Come along for talks, information sharing, networking and partner displays followed by an optional gentle walk to the vinery (refreshments provided)

For more information please contact: Healthwalks@aberdeenshire.gov.uk

Check out the full listing of events here: Grampian Wellbeing Festival

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