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

Jan
15
Tue
all-day Working with Young Women on Self Es... @ Fife Voluntary Action
Working with Young Women on Self Es... @ Fife Voluntary Action
Jan 15 – Jan 16 all-day
Aim: To help participants understand the impact that self esteem has on young women’s ability to make positive choices in
9:30 am Introduction to Complementary Feedi... @ Lynebank Hospital
Introduction to Complementary Feedi... @ Lynebank Hospital
Jan 15 @ 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
Jan
17
Thu
9:30 am Understanding Self Harm: Children a... @ Playfield Institute
Understanding Self Harm: Children a... @ Playfield Institute
Jan 17 @ 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
1:30 pm Reducing Health Inequalities: What ... @ Cameron Hospital
Reducing Health Inequalities: What ... @ Cameron Hospital
Jan 17 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Aim: This practical workshop will look at the current context of health inequalities in Fife and will enable participants to
1:30 pm safeTALK @ Lynebank Hospital
safeTALK @ Lynebank Hospital
Jan 17 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Aim: To enable participants to recognise and engage people who might be having thoughts of suicide and to connect them
Jan
22
Tue
all-day ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention... @ Dean Park Hotel
ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention... @ Dean Park Hotel
Jan 22 – Jan 23 all-day
Aim: To enable people working and living in Fife to recognise invitations for help and to intervene to prevent the
all-day Scotland’s Mental Health First Ai... @ Dean Park Hotel
Scotland’s Mental Health First Ai... @ Dean Park Hotel
Jan 22 – Jan 23 all-day
**THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL** Aim: To raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing issues and to provide participants with
9:30 am Supporting Low Income Households to... @ Fife Voluntary Action
Supporting Low Income Households to... @ Fife Voluntary Action
Jan 22 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Aim: This course has been designed for frontline staff who require an understanding of the nature of poverty in Fife