Menu

Health

Shaftesbury Wellness Shark Laura On Jumping

Shaftesbury-based Wellness Shark Laura Langley asks, “When was the last time you jumped?”

Read More

Shaftesbury Man Hopes Video Will Help Promote Understanding Of Autism

A Shaftesbury man has helped to make a video that he hopes will give the public a better understanding of autism.

Read More

Why Shaftesbury Residents Are Pleased That They Tried Qi-Gong

The first of three qi-jong sessions was held on Castle Hill on Saturday.

Read More

Wanted – Shared Lives Carers To Support North Dorset’s Special Needs

Do you have the skills or the space in your home to become a shared life carer?

Read More

Menopause Support Group Starts In Shaftesbury

The Blackmore Vale GP Practice is setting up a support group for women who want to understand menopause better.

Read More

How Shaftesbury Mental Health Workers Hope To Tackle The Impact Of Loneliness

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week this week, and Dorset Health Care’s Step2 Wellbeing service is keen to address the increasing problem of loneliness.

Read More

Shaftesbury Hospital Friends Buys Second Abbey Walk House For NHS Use

The Shaftesbury Hospital Friends have bought a second house on Abbey Walk. It will be rented to the NHS for use by the Adult Mental Health Services team.

Read More

Government Decision On Shaftesbury Hospital Funding Expected

Dorset Healthcare, the NHS provider that operates Shaftesbury’s Westminster Memorial Hospital, could hear within days whether a funding bid to improve area hospital facilities has been successful.

Read More

Shaftesbury Mental Health Campaigner Invited To Share Experiences With Parliament

A Shaftesbury Mental Health campaigner was invited to speak at Parliament on Tuesday.

Read More

Dorset Councillor Suggests New Shaftesbury Area A&E Facility

A Dorset councillor has suggested that an accident and emergency hospital facility for Shaftesbury, Gillingham and Motcombe is being given serious consideration.

Read More