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

Oct
21
Mon
9:30 am Introduction to Trauma and Worki... @ Carnegie Conference Centre
Introduction to Trauma and Worki... @ Carnegie Conference Centre
Oct 21 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Aim: This training will introduce the theory of trauma and will enable participants to identify and implement practical strategies to
Oct
22
Tue
9:30 am Getting to KnowFife @ Cameron Hospital, IT Suite (Training Centre)
Getting to KnowFife @ Cameron Hospital, IT Suite (Training Centre)
Oct 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
http://know.fife.scot Aim: To give participants the opportunity to learn more about KnowFife, to try it out for themselves during short
Oct
23
Wed
all-day Seated Exercise for the Frail Ol... @ Lynebank Hospital, Main Hall
Seated Exercise for the Frail Ol... @ Lynebank Hospital, Main Hall
Oct 23 – Oct 24 all-day
Aim: This course will enable participants to conduct a seated exercise programme to a small group of frail older people
9:30 am Scotland’s Mental Health First A... @ Fife Voluntary Action
Scotland’s Mental Health First A... @ Fife Voluntary Action
Oct 23 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Aim: To show how mental health first aid can be applied, in both crisis and non-crisis situations, to a range
1:30 pm Understanding Diversity @ Cameron Hospital, Training Room (Training Centre)
Understanding Diversity @ Cameron Hospital, Training Room (Training Centre)
Oct 23 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Aim: This practical workshop will enhance participants’ understanding of and ability to respond to the diverse needs of the people
Oct
24
Thu
9:30 am Eat Well, Be Active, Feel Good! @ Fife Renewables Innovation Centre
Eat Well, Be Active, Feel Good! @ Fife Renewables Innovation Centre
Oct 24 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Aim: To enable participants to support adults they work with to adopt healthier lifestyles. Learning outcomes: By the end of
9:30 am Introduction to Complementary Fe... @ Cameron Hospital, Garden Room (Training Centre)
Introduction to Complementary Fe... @ Cameron Hospital, Garden Room (Training Centre)
Oct 24 @ 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
Oct
28
Mon
10:00 am Understanding Health Literacy @ Cameron Hospital, Training Room (Training Centre)
Understanding Health Literacy @ Cameron Hospital, Training Room (Training Centre)
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Aim: Health literacy is about individuals having enough knowledge, understanding, skills and confidence to use health information, to be active