Teaching, supporting and promoting Tai Chi and Quigong classes for health benefits
Feel Good Counselling Services is here to help people manage stress, anxiety, low self esteem, depression to help to give you the tools to take control and manage your life – to help you to live the best, happiest and most fulfilling life possible.
An activity centre for adults with learning difficulties. Providing life skills and promoting independence. They offer educational programmes and social activity in a safe secure environment
Developing and delivering activities (workshops, creative projects and performances) which let people engage with the health and wellbeing benefits of dance and movement. We work with the general public and specific groups of people. We also work in collaboration with others to explore particular challenges such as lack of confidence or trust and developing a health life-style.
Bayswater Court is a multi-storey block ( 90 flats within), with a room we call “ The Pop In”, we have functions, games, crafts, run tombola’s, raffles anything to help raise our funds. We are 4 volunteers, our aim is to get the people ( majority over 60 ) out of there flats and into something to keep them motivated in there retired age. Our biggest project at the moment is to get our 496 sq mtr communal garden in use for them to do outdoor activities.
Breeze cycle rides are free rides for women, led by a volunteer leader (Breeze Champion). The rides are designed to encourage women to take up, or return to, cycling
The service is for people who have had a stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA) and people at high risk of a stroke within the Hull area. The service offers support to make realistic lifestyle changes, such as taking gentle exercise, stopping smoking, making healthier dietary choices, etc. ‘Know your blood pressure’ awareness sessions are arranged several times a year at local events and businesses. Open referrals are accepted to the service
Tailored disability sessions with specially trained marshalls
As a Yoga Therapist (CNHC accredited) under the General Medical Council’s guidance to doctors, patients can be referred to myself on the CNHC register. I work with Chrysalis BICM on brain injury rehabilitation, the NHS Recovery College and a range of groups supporting health conditions with adaptive therapeutic yoga. As an experienced qualified educational teacher of 20 years, I am able to support children and young people through Yoga and as an Mindfulness educator working for an international charity, Mind with Heart. I have worked with young carers and foster children in supporting their well-being as well as the mental health of children and teens in schools.
Yoga Therapy Hull uses the therapeutic adaptation of Yoga and Mindfulness to improve physical health and mental well-being adapted for all ages and levels of experiences in classes, workshops, retreats, and one-to-one sessions.
As a qualified Yoga Teacher, with additional training as a registered Yoga Therapist (CNHC), I work with a range of common medical conditions and under the General Medical Council’s guidance to doctors, they can refer patients to practitioners on the CNHC accredited register also for social prescribing, on which Yoga Therapy Hull can be found.
Under the other name of YoYogaSoul, we also work to improve the mental and physical well-being of pupils and staff in primaries, schools and colleges having over 20 years experience in education delivering mindfulness and yoga
Hull & East Yorkshire PFC are currently looking for new players. Powerchair Football is a fast-paced & dynamic sport aimed at wheelchair users. Open to all ages and genders. We have equipment waiting for new players and can fit ‘bumpers’ to chairs.
Man v Fat Football League combining weight loss and football. For every 2 players that lose weight that week you gain an extra goal
Education sessions on the self management of type 1 and type 2 diabetes
Provides regular events and activities in libraries and community venues to bring together library users and others who are housebound and socially isolated
A home visiting befriending scheme for older housebound individuals in the comfort of their own home.
Activity/social/craft/friendship/lunch clubs for older people. Signposting, information, befriending (short term)
The Drop the Knife Community Interest Company has been incorporated in order to deliver a cohesive educational programme on anti knife crime into primary and secondary schools, colleges and community based organisations across the UK
The main aim of our services is to provide bespoke exercise sessions to older people and clinical populations. For example, cardiac Rehab phase 4 for people diagnosed with coronary heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Hull Street Angels Trinity is a charity that support people in the city center on Friday and a Saturday night whilst they are using the night time ecconomy establishments. we also support the police, ambulance service and the A&E departments and our aim is to reduce the amount of people that are using the emergency services on a Friday and Saturday Night.
We support people in the city center by providing safe people who they can speak to. We provide basic first aid, give out water and flip flops, give advice and directions and ensure people are getting home safe.
Silver Swans classes are available in parts of the UK and teachers are trained specifically to teach a range of abilities and ages over 55. Ways in which dance can improve your life:
• increases your energy levels
• helps reduce stress and support weight loss
• reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease
• slows ageing by improving the immune system
• expands your social circle/ meet new people
• helps diminish the symptoms of depression
• improves balance, resulting in fewer falls later in life
• increases cognitive ability by promoting new connections in the brain.
My Guide Hull helps visually impaired people to get out of their home and reconnect with their local community. The project matches specially trained sighted-guide volunteers with visually impaired service users, creating ‘partnerships’ to help the individual get out and about to shops, cafes, social and leisure activities, countering isolation and rebuilding independence.
1:1 and group support for parents with at least one child aged 10 – 16yrs. Also an opportunity to volunteer and train to become a parent peer mentor
Youth Employment Initiative funded Projects: DO IT project, Create to Change and Single Parents project –
Our projects engage with young adults aged 16- 29 years. A key worker will help them meet their personal, social, educational and employment goals and identify and overcome any barriers that they may fOctagonace in life such as financial, mental health and housing issues through internal and external provisions. We offer a wide variety of activity and support across our projects including workshops, training and placement opportunities both paid or voluntary and our flexible programme is designed to support those out of work or education and engage them into something meaningful. Catering, radio, employability skills, ESOL, music, arts and sport are just some of the activities that members can engage with. If you are interested or know somebody that is; then please do get in touch for an informal chat about what you can get involved with!
Movement to Music was formed in 2016 by Louisa Ingleson with a passion for working in the community delivering Nutrition, Yoga, Pilates, Exercise referral and BrainFit for individuals and groups effected by mental health, learning difficulties and disabilities with the sole purpose of reducing social isolation, improving wellbeing, creating a healthier lifestyle, fitness, flexibility, strength, co-ordination, better quality of life, longer life expectancy and positivity.
The History Troupe is a Hull based Heritage Education and Performing Arts group researching, devising and delivering content for schools, the stage and across the community.
We have recently collaborated with the Yorkshire Film Archive to create, Memory Bank: Hull – a new reminiscence resource based on Hull’s film heritage collections.
Memory Bank was produced in conjunction with healthcare professionals, carers and families, to provide a complete resource for reminiscence and life story work. The packs are all about using archive footage of familiar faces, places, events and everyday lives to re-discover and connect with our collective shared memories.
Dove House provide twice monthly wellbeing days for carers and those they are caring for to enjoy a day of relaxation and fun. Carers will have the opportunity to enjoy a range of therapies while their loved ones continue to be cared for on-site by trained caring professionals.
The sessions will run on Tuesdays from 10am-3pm, and carers will have the opportunity to enjoy a range of complimentary therapies, quiet time to themselves in our beautiful gardens, share a light lunch with their loved ones, together with a range of activities such as arts and crafts, board games, relaxation sessions.
Rooted in Hull aims to promote and educate local people about food: how to grow veg, nutritional content, health diet choices, as well as basic construction, gardening and other agricultural volunteering tasks.
They will soon have an onsite shop and café
Football Club for Male & Female members from age 4 years to Adult. Providing coaching & training with a view to joining a team. Currently a total of 27 teams playing in local leagues with the aims of providing opportunities for everyone regardless of ability, gender or ethnic origins.
We provide 4 lunch groups per week at the Commonwealth Homes Community Centre in Hull. Transport can be arranged. We have grand plans to expand our service across the East Riding.
Our Activities are for over 65’s and our intent is to prevent isolation and Loneliness in the community.
The Charity’s mission is to enhance and improve the quality of the day to day lives of all Gulf War veterans and their families who served in the Gulf Conflicts through support, information, advocacy and counselling.
To provide a safe haven for veterans and their families to be able to talk about the impact their service has had on their lives.
To educate and provide information for the public and health care professionals to assist and improve the support and health care provided for the veterans and their families.
Hull Sisters work to empower BAME women by addressing and creating awarness in gender related issue such as violence and abuse, Female Genital Mutilation, honour killing , extreme religious psyche, Poverty, unemployment, physical, mental and sexual health, immigration etc. We provide ESOL, IT, employ ability skills, Art and Craft, Yoga, Cooking and women only support sessions, coffee morning and drop in sessions and women only events to up skill our clients and increase community cohesion.
Makes financial awards to people with a learning disability. Available to applicants who attended, or currently live in the catchment area of the former Grovehill Day Centre, Beverley
Assisting the roofless community of Hull
Supporting people with mental health problems of all kinds from anxiety and depression through to severe and enduring conditions. This is through a series of 4 workshops covering confidence building, anxiety management, effective communication and positive future building. The groups are small in numbers, usually a maximum of 6 people. One to one support is also given to people who are not ready for group work.
Educational workshops in schools. Animal Assisted Therapy using dogs to help children in schools and Pupil Referral Units
Supporting sustainable living at a community level; Allotments, community growing, seed swap
Providing Football in the Hull and East Riding and surrounding areas