East Leeds Health for All

elhfa service users

What is East Leeds Health For All Better Together?

Better Together East Leeds Health for All  is an Healthy Living Service in the heart of Burmantofts in Lincoln Green.

The aims of the service are to:

  • Build social capital.
  • Increase resilience/reducing dependency of individuals and wider
    community.
  • Reduce health inequalities through work on the wider determinants
    of health.
  • Promote and support healthier lifestyles and protect health inequalities through the delivery of health and wellbeing initiatives, reaching out to the local communitities.
  • The Orion consortium has been successful in securing £347,000 per year for the next three years from Leeds City Council Public Health to provide a Locality Community Health Development and Information Service known as Better Together.The partners consisting of Feel Good Factor (lead and accountable body), Space2, Zest – Health for Life, Shantona and Touchstone will work seamlessly and collaboratively across East North East Leeds. Collectively the consortium has over 70 years’ experience of using person centred and community centred approaches; engaging, informing, inspiring, connecting and empowering people to take positive actions to transform their health and wellbeing.http://www.space2.org.uk/orion-partnership/
  • We plan and develop all of our activities in conjunction with our Service Users, listening to what they want, where and when.
  • Better Together East leeds Healh For All are Stonewall Diversity Champion and all of our staff have received training on LGBT awareness.

What Services Do We Provide?

Monday

Magic Mondays

Learn how to Pattern Draft and make your own clothes, dress making,  upcycle new from old. Learn how to make soft furnishings from cushions to curtains and bedding and much more.

Come and join Maxine and Denise for some arts and crafts.

 12-2pm at Leeds Refugee Forum, One Stop Community Centre, 1 Cromwell Street, LS9 7SG.


Tuesday

Plan 2 change

Do you or someone you know drink too much? Do you want to change?
Come and join Wewndy and Kim  for breakfast. Support & Advice Available.
Men & women welcome. 

 10.30am – 12.30pm at 41-47 Cromwell Mount, Lincoln Green, Leeds, LS9 7ST.


Job Club

Job search skills, and use of the computers. Beginners are welcome too.

Men and women welcome.

Come join Maxine 2-3pm or 3-5pm at 6 Boston Towers, Lincoln Green, Leeds LS9 7PB.


Wednesday

Breakfast Club

Come join Wendy for breakfast and a hot drink.

Men and women welcome.

10-12pm at 41-47 Cromwell Mount, LS9 7ST


Weight Management Peer Support Group

Come join  Sarah on Wednesday afternoon 2-4pm

Men and women welcome.

41-47 Cromwell Mount, LS9 7ST.


Thursday

Boston Towers Drop-in

Computers & free internet plus Help / Support / Information.

All welcome at No 6 Boston Towers with Maxine and Denise.


Zumba

Come along to Zumba every Thursday 1.00-2.15pm with Denise.

at Leeds Refugee Forum, One Community Centre, 1 Cromwell Street, LS9 7ST

 

East Leeds Health for All Contacts

Wendy Bartlett Community Health Support Worker

0113 248 4880

Denise James Community Health Support Worker

0113 248 4880

Maxine Joof-Hedley Community Health Support Worker

0113 248 4880

Faye Robinson Admin

Sarah So Mental Health Support Worker

Bereket Loul Community Health Development Manager

0113 2484880