Saad has been a member of the service users and carers council for many years, helping to develop and improve the students education and practical experience in health, social care and medicine. He believes he is contributing to the development of a safer, healthier, cleaner and ultimately better community in which to live and work.
George and his wife Ann look after their daughter, Jodie, who has cerebral palsy, with no speech and little movement below the neck. She is, nevertheless, heavily into dance and drama, using an electric wheelchair and a communication aid. A nursing student at Edge Hill University introduced them to the Service User and Carer Council, […]
A Nigerian student who overcame language barriers has graduated with a 2.1 BSc (Hons) in Nutrition and Health from Edge Hill University. Grace Bajo, who moved to the UK with her family seven years ago, threw herself into university life to improve her English and started an Edge Hill Nutrition Society. With a passion for […]
Darcie Caldcleugh works as a children’s worker with a registered charity, and believes her BSc in Child Health and Wellbeing prepared her “in the best way possible” for employment.
The importance of ‘play for the sake of playing’ was examined at a unique event featuring pop up adventure playgrounds, hula hoops, bubble machines and the research behind all the fun at Edge Hill University.
Research conducted by academics at Edge Hill University has challenged the traditional view that working class males are less interested in their health than women or other male groups.
Feedback from students is important to Edge Hill and we look closely at information provided so we can make students’ experience at the University more rewarding, positive and successful.
Third year students from Edge Hill’s Faculty of Health and Social Care have been given the opportunity to take part in a national campaign with Sainsbury’s, which will help enhance their graduate employability skills.
Dr Carol Kelly has been appointed the new Head of the Department for Applied Health and Social Care.
Measuring the relationship between diet and physical endurance was more fun than it sounds for a group of students at Edge Hill University.