ECHF is a leading voice in driving the health inequality agenda in Edinburgh.

We provide leaders of local community health organisations with the opportunity to connect, learn together and to share best practice and resources. We fundamentally believe that we are stronger together.

what our members are up to today

Get your binoculars out! ๐Ÿ”

๐Ÿš€As it makes its ascent, the rocket should be visible over Edinburgh around 9.45-9.50pm. ๐Ÿš€

https://buff.ly/2XuP4hE

You've made it to our 4th yoga workout!

Take some time today to do our Standing Yoga to improve your posture & balance, & to stand your ground!๐Ÿง˜โ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿง˜โ€โ™‚๏ธ

Thanks to T-Yoga & @scotgov funding for making these videos possible. ๐Ÿ˜ #YogaDuringLockDown #wellbeing

Workout 4: Standing Yoga for Carr Gomm

Tara from T-Yoga has partnered with Carr Gomm - with the support of the Scottish Government's Supporting Communities Fund - to bring us a series of on...

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Later today we chat to @PilotAnthonyGLA and @PatrickStrud in a live Q&A session at 7pm. We'll dig into James' campaign and learn tips about journalism, press and campaigning from Patrick + answer YOUR questions!

Submit them here: http://ow.ly/1xqI50zmsPb

This video has a whole gang of our super talented Upmo Team making some excellent music together๐Ÿ˜. I think we can all agree that they did a fantastic job, so why not sing along with us at home๐ŸŽถ! #UpmoConnect #Edinburgh #Music #ToyStory

๐Ÿ’œCould you donate to help families in crisis? ๐Ÿ’œ

Many single parents have found themselves unable to buy food or other essentials due to the impacts of COVID-19, and many more have no access to the internet to help their children learn & stay connected:

https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/fund/opfs-appeal

Here at ECF we #lovefoodhatewaste and think meal planning is a great way to save money and reduce food waste. Veg box customers - look out for fridge magnet notepads for your meal planning scribbles. We are also throwing in some fridge magnets with tips on storing your food.

When you think of sleep, what comes to mind? Luxury or necessity?

We think we are missing out on a lot by sleeping but in fact we are missing out on far more by not sleeping. Sleep is one of the most productive things we can do. ๐Ÿ˜ด ๐Ÿ›Œ ๐Ÿ’ค

@HealthByScience #Wellnesswednesday

NHS Lothian are now offering a Minor Injury Assessment by video call in your own home. A specialist Nurse Practitioner will ask you questions, perhaps look at your injury & advise on the right next steps for you.

To arrange a video consultation, call 07977 246 848 (11am - 7pm).

Are you caring for someone ๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€โšง๏ธ #LGBTQ+ in ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ Scotland? We are here for you too every Tues/Wed (12-9pm) and Thur/ Sun (1-6pm). ๐Ÿ“ž 0300 123 2523 ๐Ÿ“ง helpline@lgbthealth.org.uk ๐Ÿ’ฌ livechat at http://www.lgbthealth.org.uk #lgbtscotland #queerscotland #lgbthelpline

Read about how ELGT are still delivering activities in our latest newsletter. https://mailchi.mp/2c1ddd33af8e/edinburgh-lothians-greenspace-trust-may-newsletter-1975033

'When I logged on to the app and saw the faces pop up on my screen I instantly felt warm and connected. I found that most of the benefits of the group translated to the online format.' Read Frankie's full blog about moving support online here:

https://lght.ly/hhc7e9

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