GOOD NEWS: 25th September

Another week and another round-up of just some of things we think you'd like to hear about ... We had a smashing morning at Fleetwood Museum on Monday. A small group of local residents from the ANON art group were able to spend a couple of hours sketching, and just as importantly chatting, together in the boathouse with The Harriet as their inspiration. Our thanks to Ben at the Museum for his hospitality and the group will be continuing, safely and responsibly, in future weeks within the venue’s COVID health & safety policy. Numbers are limited but there are more places available for Fleetwood residents to join the group in the weeks ahead. Email listening@healthierfleetwood.co.uk if you wo

GOOD NEWS: 18th September

Thank you to the many individuals, groups and organisations who are continuing to find ways to support the Fleetwood community as the social distancing regulations and procedures change so rapidly. The new 'rule of 6' has meant a rethink for everyone but we know plans are in place for many activities to go ahead, safely and responsibly, so residents can still enjoy the huge benefit of meeting and conversation. A reminder that Fleetwood Library is open, welcoming residents to call in and browse the books, pre-order or use the public computers. COVID-19 procedures are in place and at busy times you might have to queue but there's no need to make an appointment. The 'six of the best' service

GOOD NEWS: 11th September

The latest social-distancing guidelines due to come into force next week will mean disruption to what was just starting to feel normal again but the changes are for all our benefit. Recent months have demonstrated how strong our community is and if there are difficult times ahead, Fleetwood is in a good position to pull together again and make sure everyone has the support they need. Here’s some of the lovely things we've heard about this week … West Fleetwood Computer Clinic have been operating a service for local folk with computer problems for over 6 years. In more settled times they held regular ‘computer clinics’ but during lockdown they have also helped over 50 people stay connected wi

GOOD NEWS: 4th September

Hello again, we hope you are safe and well. This week we're delighted to share news of some forthcoming events and opportunities to get out and about ... Last year Healthier Fleetwood and other local partners including the Fleetwood Trust and Harmony & Health supported MacMillan Cancer to hold a coffee morning at the North Euston.  It was a great success with around 100 guests and over £650 was raised for the charity. This year of course, things are very different but MacMillan Coffee Mornings are still going ahead on Friday 25th September. If you are planning to hold a safe, socially distanced coffee morning at a group, workplace or in your own home, we’d love to hear from you. We're worki

Healthier Fleetwood is a not-for-profit organisation supporting the physical and mental health of the Town's residents by connecting them to each other, services and voluntary groups in the community. As an individual's confidence grows they take more control of their own wellbeing and an active role in the decisions that affect them. We are independent of but work in close partnership with the many organisations supporting the community.

Contact us by email: listening@healthierfleetwood.co.uk

Answerphone: 07399 093835

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