The Wellbeing for Life team continues to do a fantastic job in
supporting people to live well across our communities.
This great work contributes to the improvement of both physical and
mental health for those who require help from the service.
Billy Collins recently contracted County Durham's Wellbeing for
Life service "he struggled to do things with his grandchildren and
had a wardrobe full of clothes that he though he would never
be able to wear again".
Recently Jordan Colls and Emma Fisher from the Wellbeing for
Life team started to do sessions at work with Billy, giving advice
on weight loss, healthy eating and fitness. Billy joined the
Eatwise programme where he learnt about different foods and
nutrition, picked up recipe ideas and found support from the other
group members. Since Billy started the Eatwise programme he has
lost an amazing 10lbs.
Billy would like to thank the team and strongly encourage anyone
who is thinking about using the services of Wellbeing for Life to
Published 1 May 2018
'I would like to thank all the staff for my treatment and their
Patient, Cardiology Department, Bishop Auckland Hospital