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TRAINING FOR TRAINERS/FACILITATORS

Monday 14th September at 2:58pm

Are you running or want to run healthy eating /cooking sessions?

The PCHP Online Nutrition Toolkit can help you!

 

We will be running a free 2.5 hours training session to discuss:

·         How to deliver healthy eating and nutrition sessions 

Positively Diverse

Wednesday 26th August at 4:37pm

Positively Diverse

Towards a more inclusive community

Is your organisation fully engaging with the local BME community?

Would you like an opportunity to think about ways to do this more effectively?

Have your say

Wednesday 5th August at 9:35am

The Scottish Government are asking people to tell them how to make Scotland a Fairer and Healthier place.  They are developing a vision and plan for a better Scotland by 2030.  You can read more and contribute via these blog sites.

fairer.scot  This site includes background discussion documents that you can download.

healthier.scot

Discover North Edinburgh's Hidden Gems - short programme of evening walks

Wednesday 22nd July at 11:43am

The first walk ' Unearthing Granton's gardens' is happening tomorrow, leaving the Health Project at 7pm.  Come along and join us, or any of the other walks.

Alternatively, give them a go yourself with our wee book of walks.

Meal Makers Cooking Group

Tuesday 21st July at 3:43pm
Looking to learn how to cook lots of tasty and nutritious budget friendly meals from scratch?
 
The registration list to sign up to our next 6 week block of Meal Makers cooking group classes is now open, and is filling up fast.
 
To find out more or to sign up, contact Joe on 0131 551 1671 or email joejones@pchp.org.uk
 

Summer Programme 2015

Wednesday 24th June at 1:15pm

Pilton Community Health Project have some FREE activities to keep you busy over the Summer Holidays. 

Please call us on 0131 551 1671 or email admin@pchp.org.uk to book

 

Food and your Body

Monday 15th June at 3:06pm

These NEW information sheets will help you eat well.

Designed to cover 6 different body systems, each sheet gives a brief introduction to a specific area of the body, along with lots of helpful information on foods that can help to keep these areas healthy and working well.

On the reverse of each resource sheet is a healthy recipe that makes use of the foods and ingredients that are of particular benefit to that body system

Evening Walks - Discovering North Edinburgh's Hidden Gems

Friday 12th June at 10:48am

Come and join our experienced award winning volunteer walking guides who will lead these short walks in Pilton, Drylaw, Granton and Muirhouse.

An opportunity to discover some of the real Edinburgh.

Discover the area's history, community projects and wildlife.

Every Thursday Evening at 7 pm from 23rd July - 27th August

Each walk will take place from a different location (see below)

Teddy Bears gather to have their say

Thursday 28th May at 4:07pm

If you go down to West Pilton Park this Saturday 30th you’re sure of a big surprise.  Between 11.30 and 2.30 a group of teddy bears and people will have gathered to picnic, have fun and talk about how to make the park more friendly and welcoming. There will be sand-pits, giant twister and yarn bombing!  All you need to do is bring your picnic.

 

NEW Cook and Taste recipe book

Thursday 28th May at 3:53pm

We were delighted the launch our new Cook and Taste recipe book at Muirhouse Community Shop on Wednesday 27th May.  There was a great turn out from local people and we gave away nearly 200 copies of the book.

We were particularly pleased that Kai, the chief taster turned up and took part in the celebration.

We had brilliant cheery songs from the Timebank Temptations.

A massive thanks to everyone who has been involved.

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