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
4
Tue
all-day Cooking with the Community – How ... @ Maxwell Centre
Cooking with the Community – How ... @ Maxwell Centre
Sep 4 – Sep 18 all-day
Day 1 – 4 September 2018 – REHIS Food Hygiene Day 2 – 12 September 2018 – REHIS Food and
Sep
5
Wed
9:30 am In-Work Poverty Training for Manage... @ Lynebank Hospital
In-Work Poverty Training for Manage... @ Lynebank Hospital
Sep 5 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Aim: This workshop will provide managers and supervisors of staff with practical skills to recognise when an employee’s financial situation
Sep
6
Thu
all-day ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention... @ Fife Voluntary Action
ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention... @ Fife Voluntary Action
Sep 6 – Sep 7 all-day
Aim: To enable people working and living in Fife to recognise invitations for help and to intervene to prevent the
9:30 am Introduction to Complementary Feedi... @ Cameron Hospital
Introduction to Complementary Feedi... @ Cameron Hospital
Sep 6 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Aim: To equip participants with evidenced based knowledge about the appropriate introduction of complementary foods (weaning) as part of a
Sep
10
Mon
all-day Seated Exercise for the Frail Older... @ Lynebank Hospital
Seated Exercise for the Frail Older... @ Lynebank Hospital
Sep 10 – Sep 11 all-day
Aim: This course will enable participants to conduct a seated exercise programme to a small group of frail older people
Sep
11
Tue
9:30 am Understanding and Addressing Barrie... @ The Town House
Understanding and Addressing Barrie... @ The Town House
Sep 11 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Aim: This one day training will give participants a distinct set of knowledge and skills to help them understand and
Sep
12
Wed
9:30 am Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisex... @ Hayfield House
Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisex... @ Hayfield House
Sep 12 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Aim: To increase participants’ knowledge and understanding of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues and to explore effective means
Sep
13
Thu
9:30 am Understanding Self Harm: Children a... @ Playfield Institute
Understanding Self Harm: Children a... @ Playfield Institute
Sep 13 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Aim: This course aims to demystify and clarify the processes underlying self harm and empower workers to respond in a