Ian Flint – A Stroke Survivors Story…

  I was employed as a member of the One Stop Shop for Bolton and was retired early because of ill health. I felt at this time my world was coming to an end. When I had my first stroke … Continue reading

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Bike Active

Peter came to the Get Active bike rides at the suggestion of his Health Trainer. He is a recently retired lorry driver and is keen to lose the weight he has put on since finishing work. Peter is a carer … Continue reading

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Bill Lloyd

Bill is a retired police Officer and has been attending a Get Active Yoga Session in Tonge for the past year. Bill tells us how Getting Active has improved his life for the better. “The Get Active programme was recommended to … Continue reading

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Ageing Well Case Study 1

How did you find out about and get involved with the Ageing Well programme? My daughter who worked in the nursery at the Community Centre where the classes took place introduced me to Ageing Well and the Great Lever Tai … Continue reading

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Ageing Well Case Study 2

How did you find out about and get involved with the Ageing Well programme? I am Edith Chambers from the New Testament Church Day Centre in Bolton. We are mostly from the Caribbean Community and every Wednesday we get together … Continue reading

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Ageing Well Case Study 3

How did you find out about and get involved with the Ageing Well programme? I got a letter and also posters in the community informing people that Age Concern were starting a multicultural luncheon club with emphasis on healthy life … Continue reading

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Ageing Well Case Study 4

How did you find out about and get involved with the Ageing Well programme? Just over a year ago, there was publicity through posters and word in the community that Age Concern, Bolton, were starting an Ageing Well programme at … Continue reading

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