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

Feb
18
Mon
all-day Scotland’s Mental Health First Aid @ Carnegie Conference Centre
Scotland’s Mental Health First Aid @ Carnegie Conference Centre
Feb 18 – Feb 25 all-day
Aim: To raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing issues and to provide participants with basic crisis first aid skills
Feb
26
Tue
9:30 am Supporting Low Income Households... @ The Bay Hotel
Supporting Low Income Households... @ The Bay Hotel
Feb 26 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Aim: This course has been designed for frontline staff who require an understanding of the nature of poverty in Fife
Feb
27
Wed
9:30 am Physical Activity and Long Term ... @ Cowdenbeath Leisure Centre
Physical Activity and Long Term ... @ Cowdenbeath Leisure Centre
Feb 27 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Aim: To raise awareness of the importance of physical activity for clients living with a long term condition and of
Feb
28
Thu
9:30 am Steps for Stress Workshop @ The Bay Hotel
Steps for Stress Workshop @ The Bay Hotel
Feb 28 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
**THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL** Aim: This introductory course aims to support participants to increase their knowledge and confidence in
Mar
6
Wed
9:30 am Infant Formula Feeding @ Cameron Hospital
Infant Formula Feeding @ Cameron Hospital
Mar 6 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Aim: To ensure participants have evidence based, unbiased information about infant formula milk and its appropriate use in infant nutrition.
9:30 am REHIS: Eating Well for Older People @ Lynebank Hospital
REHIS: Eating Well for Older People @ Lynebank Hospital
Mar 6 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Aim: This course aims to provide participants with the knowledge and appreciation of the importance of good nutrition for older
Mar
7
Thu
all-day ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervent... @ Cameron Hospital
ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervent... @ Cameron Hospital
Mar 7 – Mar 8 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 Alcohol and Drugs in the Workplace @ The Vine Venue
Alcohol and Drugs in the Workplace @ The Vine Venue
Mar 7 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Aim: The training is designed to give information and guidance to employers to help deal with workplace issues on both