Past Events

Community Health Day 2012
Saturday 21st January 2012 to kickstart a Healthy New Year

10.45am – 11.45am talk on osteoporosis by osteoporosis Ireland
12.00- 1.00pm cooking demo by Michael Quinn
1.30- 2.30pm financial health by mabs
kids Face painting / discovery area / art and quiz area
Diabetic checks
Mini health checks
Juice master demo and samples
Nutritionists
Bmi checks
Loads of freebies
Education stands
Financial information
Admission Free To all…so come along and kickstart a healthy 2012

Hospice Fundraiser on Tue 8th Novemeber 2011 at 7.30pm in Main foyer of Waterford Health Park. Ciaran Nagle Irish Tenor with Tara Novax on Violin. Light refreshments. All Welcome.

Positive age action week 23rd September – October 1st 2011

Waterford Chamber of Commerce Business after hours in main Foyer on 12th May 2011 at 6pm. Light Refreshments.

Waterford health day -May 18th 2011

Omagh peace choir will perform in main foyer in June 2011 -date to be confirmed.

Saturday 29th January 2011

Kickstart a healthy 2011 by joining us at the Waterford Health Park Health Fair.
Free samples of Flahavans oats, fruits and other healthy goodies. Free talks from physiotherapist, dietician and other health experts. Health stands and fitness challenge. Family day suitable for all ages.
10am -3 pm Sat 29th January.
All Welcome. Free Admission.
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Positive Ageing Week- 30th of September 2010 –

Positive Solutions for Ageing as part of Positive Ageing Week will take place in the Waterford Health Park from 11.00am to 4.00pm. On the day a series of health checks will be available along with a variety of talks on a range of topics. click here for more info

Irish Minister for Health Visits W.H.P.

Mary Harney, Minister for Health visits Waterford Health Park 12th July 2010.
L to R Dr. Miriam Nugent, Dr. Mark Rowe, Ms. Mary Harney, Dr. Ita Creavin, Dr. Tony Holohan Chief Medical Officer , Department of Health.
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12TH May 2010- Mayors Health Day at Waterford Health Park.
Activities all day from 10am to 4.30pm

These include
Anti Smoking interactive Booth
peak flow measurement carried out on site
Free Blood Pressure Checks
Free Diabetic Testing

Other health promotion stands such as breast feeding support, HSE Primary Care Team,  womens health, baby massage, pharmacy, pilates, reflexology and counselling.  Admission Free. All welcome

Photos of Health Day at WHP above

Tuesday april 27th at 7pm. Mental health and nutrition – food for the brain- A talk on the role of food in good mental health    10 euro admission – all proceeds to mental heath charities.
Please ring catherine kenneally, nutritionist, at 086 084 6815 to book a place.

Tuesday 20th April 2010, 12.00noon.

Ask the Expert Meeting: Womens Health

Ask the Expert: Womens Health Presented by Mary Clarke, Paula Mee & Dr Ita Creavin

Looking forward to seeing you on the day. Admission Free.

Paula Mee, Consultant Nutritionist of RTEs The Afternoon Show and formerly The Health Squad  will present: Set the Table for a Healthy Waistline: reducing your risk of diabetes, heart disease and cancer.Continence Advisor, Mary Clarke will discuss: Continence Matters: promoting a healthy bladder and bowel. GP Dr Ita Creavin,  will discuss: Key Womens Health Issues & Osteoporosis.
click here to download pdf

29th March 2010- Prof Brendan Drumm CEO of HSE visited the Waterford Health Park. He met all the primary care team members and ancilliary health care professionals. He praised the facility highly and all the staff based at Waterford Health Park.

Womens health meeting and launch of womens health clinic at the whp on Tuesday 16th of March 2010. The meeting will cover such topics as Nutrition and general womens health. All Welcome. free admission.

Time 12.-2pm. All Welcome

4th. Feb 2010 @ 7pm – Open Seminar on ‘Generative Space in the Health Care Setting’- Guest Speaker- Dr. Wayne Ruga .

Feb 2010- Sat 13th @6.30pm – Omagh Peace Choir Fundraising Concert. Tickets 15 euro. Pre book essential.

FREE SANTA VISIT FOR CHILDREN
Sat 19th December 2009,12-1pm – collect free tickets at reception. …hurry as places limited. Each child will get a gift from Santa.

The Omagh Peace Choir will be performing a Christmas Concert on Sat 19th December 2009 at 7pm- collect free tickets at reception.

Thursday 3rd December 2009 6 -7pm Diabetes you and the condition an open forum by Dr Len De Villiers

Thursday 26th November 2009   1.15 Launch of Mens forum poetry readings by various poet’s

Wednesday 28th October 2009   1.00-1.45   The Role of Counselling for Wellbeing and Health – A Talk by Donagh Ward, Counsellor, Waterford Health Park

Wednesday 30th September 2009 – 10.00-12.00 – start of 6 week weight managment program (talk with your GP about referral)

Alcoholics Anonymous- Waterford Area Group are having an OPEN PUBLIC MEETING in the Pugin Chapel
Date – Tuesday 20th October 2009 8.00pm
Guest Speaker- Dr. Mark Rowe, 2 AA Speakers, 1 AL ANON Speaker & Company HR Officer
ALL WELCOME: LIGHT REFRESHMENTS SERVED ON THE NIGHT
Waterford AA- 051/373173

BreastCheck and CervicalCheck information session
Tues Sept 22 2009 @ 7.30pm & Thurs Sept 24th.@ 12.30pm

July 28th 2009: Cervical Cancer information evening at Waterford Health Park hosted by Hibernian Aviva Health and Point of Care Health services.
The evening promises to be very educational and will provide expert information on cervical cancer and cervical cancer prevention.
Cancer nurse specialist, Bernadette Carter will be on hand to answer all of your questions. The event is free of charge and all are welcome to attend.

Waterford Health Park is the main sponsor of St Annes Tennis Club Annual Open Tournament 5th July to 11th. July 2009.
RTEs ‘Nationwide’ Programme will feature the Waterford Health Park on Monday the 15th June at 7pm on RTE 1.

The Omagh Peace Choir will be performing on Monday 6th July 2009 at 12.30pm to 1.30pm. All Welcome.

Mens Health Talk By Dr. Mark Rowe  to Probas Retirement Group.  May 2009

John Roberts Festival 25th. April 2009- 11am Guided Tour by Conservation Architect Fintan Duffy. All Welcome.