Five projects aiming to boost health and wellbeing in Wiltshire were awarded a grant from Healthwatch Wiltshire’s Community Cash Fund.
The scheme, launched in early March, attracted 41 applications for funds of up to £2,000.
The five successful projects encourage healthier lifestyles, and provide a way for Healthwatch Wiltshire to get more feedback on local services.
The winners are Anybody Can Cook, Chippenham and Corsham;
Pound Arts Centre and Rewired Counselling, who are hosting SPARK, a two-day health and wellbeing event in Corsham on July 12 and 13; Rowden Hill Surgery, Rowden, Lodge and Hathaway surgeries in Chippenham; Wiltshire People 1st, Happy Hearts Dance Group for adults with learning disabilities and/or autism; Wiltshire Wildlife Trust, for their Wellbeing at the Orchard project aimed at people who are experiencing mental health issues, based at Roundway Orchard, Devizes.