Hull Dementia Collaborative Present A Grand Day Out: On 9th August the two famous Hull rugby league teams will put their rivalry aside to raise awareness of the benefits of exercise at A Grand Day Out presented by Hull Dementia Collaborative at St. Stephen’s Shopping Centre.
The ‘Airlie Bird’ and ‘Rufus the Robin’ mascots from both teams, will be supporting the aim of making Hull a dementia active city.
‘Benefitting both physical and mental health, regular exercise training and physical activity has been claimed to have a “significant impact on the wellbeing of people with Dementia’ Alzheimer’s Society
- 11am Food for Thought Demonstration with Hull KR Community Trust
- Current players from Hull KR and Hull FC dropping in to inspire the healthy lifestyle message
- Visits from the ‘Airlie Bird’ and ‘Rufus the Robin’
Working in conjunction Connect Well Hull and Hull Kingston Rovers Community Trust have developed the Food for Thought project. The project combines physical activity sessions and a nutrition programme to encourage everyone to increase their participation in physical activity, and make healthier choices about their diet and lifestyle. More details about the Hull KR/Connect Well Hull sessions: