Knowle West Healthy Living Centre
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Thanks for visiting our website.

We have a range of social and physical activities happening that can you support you. Our building is fully accessible and we have a range of rooms for hire. The outside space is a brilliant addition to enable walking, exercise and access to nature.

Helping you to achieve better health and wellbeing, no matter where you are starting from. It’s easier to make changes with someone cheering you on!

If you need information the following links are useful:

CASS: http://www.cassbristol.org

Knowle West Alliance: https://knowlewestalliance.co.uk

NHS: https://www.nhs.uk

Bristol City Council: https://www.bristol.gov.uk

Covid Vaccinations

Please be aware we are not involved with the Covid vaccinations being carried out at the Health Park, and are unable to respond to any enquires relating to them. If your appointment was made through your GP please contact them for information. 

Healthy Living Centre Covid Update July 2022

COVID 19 rates are rising rapidly in Bristol. Updates can be found on the Council website COVID-19 data for the Bristol region – bristol.gov.uk

We want to offer a safe space for all those who attend the Healthy Living Centre, we all need to do our part:

  • We will advise activity leaders to ensure that the venue is well ventilated.
  • If you are attending and you have access to a lateral flow test please take a test the day before attending your activity.
  • If you have any symptoms or feel unwell on the day please send your apologies and do not attend.

NHS: What’s happening on 1 July 2022?

How does the NHS in England work and how is it changing?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=blapgFKXv0I

From 1st July the NHS is changing. Integrated care across Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire

In Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire, the NHS, local government and the voluntary sector have been working in partnership for many years to improve care, provide more joined-up services, and to agree and plan for local people’s needs. Because of this, we received formal Integrated Care System (ICS) status in December 2020.

From 1 July 2022, our ICS becomes a statutory (legal) entity under the The Health and Care Act.

Known locally as the Healthier Together Partnership, our ICS includes councils, NHS hospitals, GP practices and community and mental health services. Together, we are working to improve health and wellbeing, reduce inequalities, and provide services for the one million people living in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

Working with people and communities effectively helps ensure that we commission the right services in the right way to meet the needs of the population we serve.

https://bnssgccg.nhs.uk/…/-integrated-care-across…/

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We offer a range of services and activities for all ages, and all levels of health and fitness – basically there is something for everyone! The outdoor areas include play facilities, picnic areas, art installations, an Amphitheatre, outdoor gym equipment, a measured mile for walking or running, and football and basketball nets.

Our main goal is to provide high quality services to prevent illness, promote good health and assist recovery after medical treatment. We are happy to answer any questions you may have and look forward to meeting you soon. 

Our Team

Our History

  • Jul 1999

    The Healthy Living Festival and Consultation

  • Feb 2001

    A partnership led by Avon Health Authority and Bristol City Council that included 15 local voluntary organisations was awarded £1.3 million to establish a Healthy Living Centre on Knowle West Health Park

  • Mar 2002

    Official opening of Knowle West Healthy Living Centre on 14th February – “Love yourself” Celebration

  • Jul 2006

    The Knowle West Healthy Living Centre merges with the Knowle West Health Park Steering Group and becomes an independent Community Interest Company

  • Oct 2010

    The Healthy Living Centre transfers it’s legal status to become a Charitable Company limited by guarantee

  • Jul 2011

    The Healthy Living Centre attracts 1000+ services users in one year!

  • Aug 2012

    Knowle West Health Park Company celebrates 10 years with a sports themed party in the Park

The Charity

Want to know more about what’s going on behind the scenes? For more information about the charity and it’s achievements, click below…

How are we doing?

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