Shops host Photography festival exhibitions

Spread the word …hoping as many people as possible make the most of this extraordinary opportunity to see multiple exhibitions of world-class photography in venues across Guernsey! We are delighted and privileged to be hosting two of these… In Preloved, [...]

We’re recruiting a Board Member – Secretary

Role Description Board Member – Secretary Duties specific to the role of Secretary Preparing agendas in consultation with the chair and circulating them and any supporting papers in good time Making all the arrangements [...]

The Courage to Care

Thanks to a generus donation Health Connections was delighted to be able to sponsor Nurse Christie Watson to speak at this years Guernsey Literary Festival. Health Connections CEO Bella Farrell stepped in at the last moment to interview Christie [...]

Stay Connected

Health Connections has taken over the Stay Connected project from the 2019 lockdown period, originally lead by We All Matter Eh? in association with a number of local charities, businesses and individual donors. The Stay Connected initiative offers older and [...]

Health Connections’ Community Mask Making Project

What is it? An Island-wide project lead by our Shop Operations Manager, Kate, with a team of 50+ volunteers who have a range of sewing experience, making reusable, washable fabric masks to a simple pattern, which help protect against [...]

Health Connections comes to Town

On June 1st Health Connections opened their 'Pre-Loved' shop on Smith St and a fantastic new community space called CONNECT, open to all town shoppers from 9am-5pm in the old Guernsey Press shop. Clothing and more PRELOVED is full of [...]

Invisible Occupation Examples

As promised here are some of the wonderful, and incredibly varied, examples of journaling submitted to the Invisible Occupation project. We are so excited to share this small selection with you! It’s never too late to join in, download [...]

Gift it Forward

Health Connections is delighted to launch the Gift it Forward scheme, in partnership with IslandMums, IslandMums Together and HomeStart, designed to enable islanders living in lockdown have access to essential clothing, shoes and uniform for children up to age 16.   [...]

The Invisible Occupation….Our Islands’ Lockdown Journal.

Welcome to Health Connections recently launched community project: The Invisible Occupation….Our Islands’ Lockdown Journal. Here you can download the Press Release and the How to Get Started documents that will give you everything you need to know about how [...]

What we are doing in response to Coronavirus

At Health Connections, like all of our partners we are stepping up to support the community. This is our current plan of action: We have relaunched the ‘Meet Your Neighbour’ initiative, leaflets suitably adapted in partnership with Post Office. [...]

A Very Happy Christmas

The Health Connections team would like to wish all their directory partners, sponsors, volunteers and everyone in the Bailiwick Community a very Happy Christmas! Thank you for helping us to connect people to support

Making sense of Social Prescribing

Health Connections is keen to promote Social Prescribing. Our "Directory to doorstep" model enables it to become rooted in our community. We are aware that this is a term which is not always understood and that people may be want [...]

Health Connections one year later

Health Connections celebrated their 1st anniversary recently at Les Cotils with guest Speaker Dr Roger Allsopp. His talk “The positives of an Ageing Demographic- from Retirement to renaissment” was exceptionally well received by a large and diverse audience, which included [...]