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First Aid Learning for Young People

Friday 18th May 2018

  First Aid Learning for Young People  First aid learning for young people – an engaging, comprehensive resource from the British Red Cross – has just been awarded the PSHE Association Quality Mark for PSHE education resources...



Tuesday 8th May 2018

ThinkBIG The third annual ThinkBIG School Council awards took place on Thursday 25th April, organised by CAPH and in association with Michelmores...


Filling the Holiday Gap Scheme 2018

Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Filling the Holiday Gap scheme 2018 Cornwall Council Wellbeing and Public Health Team has established a funding opportunity for existing or new voluntary and community organisations and charitable groups to pilot a programme that extends the offer of free school meals to children and families during the school summer holidays...


Book your Award Assessment Visits in now!

Tuesday 1st May 2018

Book your Award Assessment Visits in now!We are currently carrying out the Award Assessment Visits ready for our 'Annual Conference & Award Ceremony' in February 2019...


Musculoskeletal Health Workshops for Small and Medium sized Enterprises in Cornwall

Monday 30th April 2018

Improving Musculoskeletal Health in the Workplace Musculoskeletal (MSK) problems have a huge impact on employers and employees and are a leading cause of absenteeism...


National News

Are sweeteners healthier than sugar?

Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Artificial sweeteners offer a sweet taste without the calories, but are they healthy?


£13.4m claw back over NHS Wales waiting time failures

Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Three health boards fail to qualify for a share of £50m extra cash for improving waiting times.


Mental Health Awareness Week: 'My camera helped me beat anxiety'

Saturday 19th May 2018

A photographer's portraits of strangers helped him to overcome his mental health problems.


Are we eating at the wrong time for our body clocks?

Saturday 19th May 2018

Is when we eat clashing with our circadian rhythms and could changing our mealtime habits boost our health?


DR Congo Ebola outbreak 'not global emergency'

Friday 18th May 2018

The World Health Organization says it believes the outbreak can be brought under control.