FEEL GOOD STORIES'S ARCHIVE

  • Northern College invited us for a residential in their beautiful grounds set in Stainborough, Barnsley in the Wentworth castle grounds, a very beautiful location! We took up the offer and soon had a group of eager women all set to go. It was an amazing 3 day package tailored especially for us. The group enjoyed [...]

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  • During my placement time at Feel Good Factor I have done a range of different things. Learning about community food at university has given me an insight of what Feel Good Factor does and its achievements. I’ve been made to feel very welcome at Feel Good Factor and have worked on a range of different projects with [...]

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  • I really enjoyed the Cook4Life course, meeting you and the other participants and learning different ways to chop vegetables for roasting and frying.  I have even shown the bridge and claw techniques to my friends. We were taught how to cook a variety of healthy foods such as butternut squash, couscous, chilli and home-made burgers, [...]

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  • Me and my mum started on the Change4Life programme because we needed help with the amount of food we were eating and the amount of snacks I was eating. Before Change4Life I used to eat a lot of chocolate and I couldn’t control myself. You helped me by giving me an alternative to my fizzy [...]

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  • We got to know about the Change4Life service through school. As a family we needed help with our unhealthy snacking. Amarjit our Change4Life worker gave us help and guidance, she encouraged us, it gave us a boost to try, and we thought ‘yes, we can do it!’ Change4Life has helped us to control our eating. [...]

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  • I first heard about the Money Matters course through Leeds City Council, being a new arrival in the UK and having worked in a bank back home, I was keen to hear more about the course. Although I was responsible for setting budgets for the bank in my home country, this is a different thing [...]

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  • Carol is a Community Health Educator (CHE). She is in her mid-40’s and lives her husband and two teenage daughters. One year ago Carol was regularly seeing a health trainer to help her lose weight; Carol also regularly suffered from depression. Carol works part-time as a housekeeper in a local hospital and has always had [...]

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  • Najma Bibi took part in the Let’s Talk Money course at Feel Good Factor, May 2012 Najma writes: I enjoyed being with a group to discuss ideas around budgeting, looking for deals, which is nothing to be afraid of. Due to the credit crunch we have to conserve to make money go further and enjoy [...]

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