Welcome to healthyfife.net

This site is for organisations, staff and volunteers throughout Fife who provide services and support to individuals and communities, who are interested in improving the health and wellbeing of Fifers and reducing health inequalities.

Many different factors affect our health and wellbeing - so, a wide range of organisations and people can make a difference.

Follow the menu links for information and resources on health inequalities, latest news and events and free training courses for staff and volunteers in Fife.

Training Courses

Sep
26
Wed
all-day Working with Young Women on Self Es... @ The Bay Hotel
Working with Young Women on Self Es... @ The Bay Hotel
Sep 26 – Sep 27 all-day
**THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL** Aim: To help participants understand the impact that self esteem has on young women’s ability
9:30 am Introduction to Hepatitis and HIV @ Hayfield House
Introduction to Hepatitis and HIV @ Hayfield House
Sep 26 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
**CANCELLED** Aim: This is a half day course designed to increase participants’ knowledge and understanding of issues related to blood
1:30 pm Creating Effective Health Informati... @ Lynebank Hospital
Creating Effective Health Informati... @ Lynebank Hospital
Sep 26 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
**CANCELLED** Aim: To explore the whole process of producing health information, from identifying the need to the creation of the
1:30 pm Infant Formula Feeding @ Lynebank Hospital
Infant Formula Feeding @ Lynebank Hospital
Sep 26 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
**CANCELLED** Aim: To ensure participants have evidence based, unbiased information about infant formula milk and its appropriate use in infant
Sep
27
Thu
9:30 am Introduction to Alcohol Brief Inter... @ Lynebank Hospital
Introduction to Alcohol Brief Inter... @ Lynebank Hospital
Sep 27 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
**THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL** Aim: To provide participants with the basic knowledge and skills required to raise the issue
Sep
28
Fri
9:30 am Smoking and Cannabis: Methods and A... @ The Bay Hotel
Smoking and Cannabis: Methods and A... @ The Bay Hotel
Sep 28 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Aim: To provide participants with the knowledge and skills to enable more effective engagement with tobacco and cannabis users. Learning
Oct
2
Tue
9:30 am An Introduction to Breastfeeding @ Lynebank Hospital
An Introduction to Breastfeeding @ Lynebank Hospital
Oct 2 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Aim: To ensure participants are familiar with current maternal and infant nutrition guidelines, the evidence that supports them and the
10:00 am Understanding Health Literacy @ Lynebank Hospital
Understanding Health Literacy @ Lynebank Hospital
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
**CANCELLED** Aim: Health literacy is about individuals having enough knowledge, understanding, skills and confidence to use health information, to be