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 [...]

Health Connections innovative Charity Shop

Every organisation should have their fun side and for the Health Connections team, it is their charity shop on the Bridge. Thanks to the Co-ops generosity, it has been redecorated bright orange and it stands out! Inside, there is a [...]

Our innovative service that supports Social Prescribing

Our “Directory to Doorstep” model enables you to connect to support that matters to you and to support Social Prescribing on island. We have just attended the International Social Prescribing Network Conference in London - it was inspirational! We are [...]

Supporting Social Prescribing

Health Connections LBG aims to have a positive influence in the Bailiwick of Guernsey by enabling all people to be connected to information and support that enables them to live healthier, happier and more fulfilled lives. Their “Directory to Doorstep” [...]

Community Connectors

There is now a growing network of Community Connectors who are being trained by Health Connections to signpost family, friends, neighbours, colleagues and sometimes strangers to support that matters to them locally. Health Connections mission is to ensure that all [...]