Vaccination and Wellbeing Clinic

The NHS is proving people of Haverhill a free wellbeing and vaccination clinic at Haverhill Abbeycroft Leisure Centre on Friday 30 September.

There will be a variety of exhibitors attending. You can find out more about them below. 

Families Together Suffolk

We will be available to discuss any support needs for families with children aged 11 or under. We can offer home visiting for a variety of reasons including: mental health needs, SEND, low income, multiple birth, separation, perinatal support, isolation. Anything you may be struggling with may be able to help. We shall also be there spreading the word about our 3 fantastic support groups that we offer for free to families in Haverhill, parent and child group, baby group and SEND group. Anyone is welcome to contact us and register their interest or for more information.

Akzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Connect Service

A personalised dementia support service for anyone with dementia, their carers, families, friends, or anyone concerned about their memory. Dementia Connect is free, easy to access and puts you in touch with our expert Dementia Advisers who will provide person-centred support, information and advice. During the event our dementia advisors will be providing information on what the Dementia Connect service offers, how to access it, and what other support agencies are available to those affected by dementia in Suffolk.

REACH

We believe that everyone deserves to live their lives to the full. However, financial crisis, hardship and poverty-related issues have a devastating effect on individual and family life. As Reach’s practical action in fulfilment of our mission we run a number of projects and activities aimed at uncovering and resolving the root issues that people are experiencing. These include; debt and budgeting advice, emergency food, threatened evictions, client aid or household support, help with benefits and housing applications and self-help and information.

Bury St Edmunds Women’s Aid Centre

We hold a weekly coffee morning in Haverhill to support victims and survivors of domestic abuse.  We are also running the V.O.I.C.E programme an up-to-date programme for Victims Of Intimate Coercive Experience. This is a 10-week programme which has been produced by people with lived experience.  It aims to promote understanding of the abuse and coercion and to explore the effects of trauma and how to move forward from this.