Across Powys we run local HEALTHY FRIENDSHIPS GROUPS, which are part of what is officially known as the "New Age Sport" Project, funded by Big Lottery Wales.
Sessions are weekly and usually last about 2 hours
Activities vary from place to place, and week to week, but include:
With all activities, you are welcome to join in or simply watch others!
Why? (Benefits of Participating at Group Sessions)
Improved physical fitness
Improved mental wellbeing
A chance to meet others and form new friendships
Feel more supported in your local community
Plenty of laughter and fun!
£2 per session
We welcome adults who can answer "yes" to one or more of the following questions:
If you answer "yes" to any of these questions then there is a warm welcome awaiting you at your local Healthy Friendships Group.
We accept referrals from other organisations, G.P.’s, health professionals or family members, or you can simply refer yourself!
Builth Wells (Mondays) – contact Helen on 07583711299
Llandrindod Wells (Tuesdays) – contact Bryony on 07528349385
Llanwrtyd Wells (Tuesdays) – contact Helen on 07583711299
Llyswen (Tuesdays) – contact Helen on 07583711299
Knighton (Wednesdays) – contact Bryony on 07528349385
Presteigne (Wednesdays) – contact Bryony on 07528349385
Welshpool (Thursdays) – contact Bryony on 07528349385
We hope to start groups in the near future in Llanfyllin & Newtown – contact Bryony on 07528349385 for more information.
If there is not a group in your local area, or you have questions of a more general nature, please contact our office : 01938 552104
You are welcome to print out and use the following promotional poster to help us advertise a local group. Before giving out or displaying, please write in the empty box the following information:
Place of local group (day of the week)
Name of contact person (phone number of contact person)