Planting Seeds

With horrific headlines such as “A bad UK winter could cause 120,000 hospital deaths linked to covid-19” and “England’s water supply could run out in 20 years, MPs warn” it’s easy to feel pessimistic about the future. However, the...

Keeping A Focus On Our Hobbies

Recently, on the Positive.News website, there was an article about how hobbies have helped people stay positive during lockdown. Giving ourselves something to focus on other than the pandemic is a great help to our mental health. As the article says, “Creative hobbies...

COVID-19: SAFETY MEASURES 

Dear All We are gradually re-opening and we have been working hard to ensure the safety of all when visiting our Centre. From Monday 13th July we will be providing appointments and beginning Training Courses again. To Book or for further information, please call 07708...

Stress Busters

On our Facebook page this week we posted a list of things to do when you’re stressed. But it’s not like we’d tell you to do things that we wouldn’t do ourselves! So, below, our Claire shares her thoughts on them:   Breathe There’s...

Weighing Up The Risks

Lately I’ve been thinking about risk. This was provoked by The Independent quoting chief scientific adviser Sir Patrick Vallance as saying that the further relaxing of lockdown to come on the 4th of July was “not risk free. It cannot be risk free. Every...

Are You Longing For A Summer Getaway?

At this time of year lots of people are thinking about their holidays. However, the coronavirus pandemic has dented an awful lot of people’s plans. According to the BBC, Government advice in England is that “businesses providing holiday accommodation...

Stay Healthy

As the government continues to relax lockdown, one of the saddest aspects of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic is the increase in the numbers dying at home from non-related illnesses. The Guardian quotes the council chair of the British Medical Association, Dr Chaand...

Ways To Socialise From Home

In a recent poll, Sky News asked people what they thought the world would look like after the coronavirus pandemic. Almost half of those asked said they expected the internet to dominate both work and shopping. Yet humans are social creatures. So how do we replace...

How To Catch Some Rays

Whilst other countries have imposed strict lockdown rules, the UK has been more relaxed about it. This means that we can venture outside for the benefit of our health (although it must be stressed that we are still advised to stay home as much as possible). According...

Claire’s Experience Of A Listening Ear

One of WHISC’s wonderful volunteers is Claire. Here she speaks of her experience of a Listening Ear… My name is Claire (known as Moon to my friends) and I am someone who’s struggled with anxiety for as long as I can remember. It has become a part of...

Dear All

We are gradually re-opening and we have been working hard to ensure the safety of all when visiting our Centre. From Monday 13th July we will be providing appointments and beginning Training Courses again.

To Book or for further information, please call 07708 381 568.

SAFETY MEASURES 

To keep us all safe we have put a number of safety measures in place that we ask you to please follow. 

Ø If you feel unwell, or have ANY Covid-19 symptoms, please cancel and stay home.

Ø Please come on time. Try not to be too early or late to avoid waiting in the communal area.

Ø On arrival we will be checking everyone’s temperatures.

Ø You will be provided with hand sanitiser and a mask,  if you don’t have one.

Ø Sorry but we won’t be offering refreshments. Of course, you are welcome to bring your own.

Ø Please limit the number of belongings you bring with you. As we will not be able to store coats, bags etc

Ø The ground floor loo will be open for use. We ask that you please use three separate Antibacterial wipes for 1st Flush button 2nd  Seat and 3rd Hand basin

The premises will be cleaned every day and deep cleaned once a week. Thanks so much for your help to keep WHISC safe.