Health self-help group set up in town

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A SELF-HELP group for people with long-term health conditions has been set up in 

South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has set up Smash (Self Management and Self Help) at Pontefract’s Micklegate Methodist Church on the fourth Thursday of each month from 10am to noon.

Part of the expert patient programme, the free group is a chance learn how to improve self-management skills and control health conditions. The groups are made up of people with similar experiences who support and encourage each other, offering advice and sharing tips. For more information about the group call Lynn Daniel on 01977 665732 or 01977 665788.