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Leisure & Lifestyle

You can find lots of things to get involved in here. Whether it’s a day out, a regular activity, class or hobby that you’re looking for there’s something for everyone.

If you want to see what’s happening this week or in your area visit our Events & Activities section.

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10 Tips for good health

As an adult, your health is a priority. We have compiled a list of handy tips that will help you to stay fit and healthy and to improve your general wellbeing.

Accessible and Public Toilets

When going out and about it is useful to find where your nearest accessible toilets and other facilities are.

Adult abuse

Abuse should be reported to the safeguarding teams.. Abuse can be emotional, physical, sexual, financial, discriminatory, psychological, organisational, domestic, neglect, self neglect or modern slavery.

Ageing with Style

Instigated by the Elders Council, partners working together to promote healthy ageing and older people’s month in October each year.

Airport assistance

Airport assistance is available if you have mobility issues or a disability. Assistance can be arranged before you fly to help make your travel easier.  Book early to ensure everything is in place.

Anti-social behaviour

Anti-social behaviour can range from dropping litter to serious harassment. It can have a major negative effect on your health and your quality of life.

Autism

Autism is a  life-long condition. It affects a person’s ability to communicate or to do everyday things. People with a learning disability find it harder than others to learn, understand and communicate.

Benefits of being physically active

Being active is key to leading an independent life. Doing a little bit of activity regularly can make a real difference to your health.

Bogus callers

People who call at your home unexpectedly or call you on the telephone might not always be who they say they are.

Carers Wellbeing Fund

This fund is available for carers to take breaks and opportunities that give them choice, independence and control to improve their health and wellbeing. The fund is currently closed.