How to use this site
If you want to find help, Go to the Services
If you are a community group interested
in being a Healthy Abingdon Associate, Go to
the Associates page
Healthy Abingdon Event Tuesday 25 Sept. 5 to 7
Join us at the Northcourt Centre
Abingdon to learn about the services in Abingdon for those with
mental health problems, learning difficulties and dementia.
Also tell us what else we need to do to improve and extend these
Launch of Safe Places in Abingdon
This scheme was launched in Abingdon Market
Place on Thursday 26 July. The scheme provides safe places in the
town for people to go if they are lost, anxious, confused or are being
Find out more.
A news feature by Dave (Healthy Abingdon Chair)
appeared in the Abingdon Herald on Wednesday 18 July. This article
was all about the great work being done by community groups to improve
people's health and wellbeing in the town.
You can read the article here.
Dementia Action Week 21 to 26 May
We were in the Community Free Space in
Abingdon Shopping Centre to talk to people about many aspects of dementia including
living well with dementia and help for carers. Many groups joined
us during the week including care homes, a housing association, Alzheimer's Society and
Go to our news
page for more infomation.
Health and wellbeing statistics for
An important point made at our first
meeting was was that we needed more details and statistics of the
health and wellbeing of people in the town. We thank John
Courouble of OCC for sending us this excellent
report which provides such details.
For more information, email Dave
Butterworth on email@example.com
or telephone him on 01235 525955. Go
to our Contact Us page for more. You can
also follow us on Facebook.
Let us know if you want us to keep you
informed of events and new developments.
We need more trustees.
As this is a new
charity this is an exciting opportunity for someone with ideas and the
skills to implement them in collaboration with the other trustees.
Contact Dave if you are interested: tel, 01235 525955; email, firstname.lastname@example.org
. You can find out more here.
Thank you to Doris Field Charitable
Trust and to Oxford Health Charity
We are very grateful for the funding we
have from Doris Field Charitable Trust and from the Oxford
Health Charity. We currently have funding which should
last for about two years which will enable us to show whether our
approach to health and wellbeing works and could therefore be
extended to other towns.