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HLH to support National Day of Reflection

High Life Highland is supporting a national day to remember those who have died during the coronavirus pandemic, and to show support for everyone who has been bereaved.  The campaign is being led by the charity Marie Curie, and set to take place on Tuesday 23rd  March – the anniversary of the UK going into… Read more »Read more

Cardiac Rehabilitation Moves Online

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic High Life Highland (HLH) has continued to provide support for participants of cardiac rehabilitation programmes across the Highlands.  Cardiac rehabilitation (cardiac rehab for short) helps people get back to as full a life as possible after a cardiac event such as a heart attack, heart surgery or stent procedure.  Throughout the… Read more »Read more

Great News as outdoor fitness classes start

High Life Highland are starting bounceback 2.0 in earnest by providing a range of outdoor fitness classes for members at various locations across the Highlands. The change in Scottish Government guidelines allows organised group exercise for all adults, in groups of up to 15 people to meet outdoors for exercise. Customers will be able to… Read more »Read more

High Life Highland Libraries support World Book Day 4th March

High Life Highland Libraries are once again supporting World Book day albeit online this year. World Book day has a mission to promote reading for pleasure and changes lives through a love of books and shared reading. Julie Corcoran Principal Libraries manager for High Life Highland said, “Libraries play a unique role in promoting reading… Read more »Read more

Active Schools Virtual running event for March

High Life Highland’s active schools’ team would normally be organising cross country events and practises at this time of year.  This year, like so many other organised events, they are unable to go ahead due to the pandemic. The team decided to hold a virtual running challenge instead so that children wouldn’t miss out on taking part.  Each Active Schools co-ordinator across Highland has created local runs for the event, within their areas, for local children to… Read more »Read more

New Chair and Vice Chair for Highland Youth Parliament

The Highland Youth Parliament (HYP) has voted in a new Chair, Innes Morgan from Thurso and Vice Chair, Isaac Beckley from Glenurquhart, near Inverness. The Highland Youth Parliament is the elected parliament for young people in the Highlands with over 100 elected members via schools and youth forums across the area. It is a key… Read more »Read more

New Highland Youth Convener Sought

The search is on for a new Youth Convener to champion the cause of young people in the Highlands. The Youth Convener is the sounding board for youth issues in the Highlands and has a direct line into policy makers and decision takers. The Youth Convener is a unique role in that the post holder… Read more »Read more