Category Archives: Carers

Working towards a Dementia Friendly Burnham

Small Business Saturday 3rd December 2016 and Dementia Friendly Burnham   “Continuing our initiative to make Burnham a thriving High Street and a welcoming place for all to shop”. Councillor Paul Kelly (South Bucks District Council) A public information drop-in … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2015!

  A very Happy New Year to you all from BHPT! Have you have made any new year resolutions? Do any of them include getting fit or joining new groups? At a guess, we think many probably do! If not, then what … Continue reading

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New Youth Counselling Service for Young People 11-25 years

‘Time to Talk Bucks’ have recently started up a new free & confidential counselling service for all young people in the Buckinghamshire area. If you are, or know of someone who is, feeling unhappy or confused by anything in life, talking … Continue reading

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MP Dominic Grieve Q&A vist

Invited by Burnham 50 & Beyond Club, Local MP Dominic Grieve will be attending Burnham Library on Monday October 27th at 11.00-12.00pm for a talk and Q&A session on the Conservative Party policies on older people and their carers. This … Continue reading

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BOB arrives in Burnham!

Have you heard about BOB? BOB is short for Burnham Opportunity Box and it’s BHPT’s new young people’s project with its own website www.burnhamopportunitybox.org Working with and for young people in Burnham has always been a major part of Burnham Health Promotion Trust’s work. … Continue reading

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Burnham Health Centre Carers Information Event

Burnham Health Centre Carers Information Event Do you look after a family member, friend or neighbour who through illness, disability or frailty cannot manage without you? Burnham Health Centre staff are currently aiming to identify all their patients who are … Continue reading

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Movers and Shakers – Latest news!

A new group for men and women aged 55 and over has now started in Burnham on Tuesdays! “Movers and Shakers” includes gentle exercise, creative activities, tea and coffee, lunch – and a chance to chat! And all this costs just £5 per person.Minibus transport … Continue reading

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Over 60? Are you lonely – or know someone who is? Do you have time on your hands?

The Burnham Health Promotion Trust may be able to help! Please contact Kim Bartlett at the Burnham Health Promotion Trust on 01628 661441 or 07718 425586 for more information and an informal chat about activities and opportunities in Burnham and … Continue reading

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Alzheimers and Dementia Support Information

We regularly update our information for people who are caring for someone with Alzheimers or Dementia. You can download the latest information by following the link below. Alzheimer’s and Dementia – Information and support To return to News page    

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Support for sufferers of Depression

Depression is a condition which will affect one in five people at some stage in their life and yet many people are still reluctant to seek help.  Click on the link below to download a copy of an article that … Continue reading

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