Well-Being @ Work

Health Lives collectionWe have a range of resources to help you relax and stay healthy, including our Leisure Collections and Healthy Lives Collections, as well as resources for locating health information.

Patient and Consumer Health Information

Visit our Resources for patients and the public page to search a range of quality-assured information resources to help you manage your health, as well as view the latest health news.

Leisure Collection

We have collections of leisure reading books in both of our libraries, that include a range of novels, biographies and non-fiction titles at both sites. These are loaned for 28 days, and no fines are charged.

We accept donations of good quality books, so please feel free to pass on to us titles you’ve enjoyed and want to share with colleagues.

Leisure Collection books

Enjoy a title from our selection of fiction, biography and non-fiction books, without having to worry about fines

Healthy Lives Collection

We have collection in both our libraries with a range of books and other resources to help you manage your own health, and that of your family. These include books on stress, parenting, mindfulness, exercise and much more.

Colouring Books

photoColouring books designed with adults in mind are a good way to relieve stress and anxiety. We have several available in our libraries near our Healthy Lives collections for you to use.

Jigsaws and Chess

We have an ongoing jigsaw puzzle at Shrewsbury and an ongoing chess game at Telford if you fancy taking a break from study or need to de-stress.

Displays

We have a regularly changing displays in the Learning Centre at Shrewsbury, showcasing resources to support current health initiatives. If you have a health initiative you’d like to promote, we’d be happy to consider it.

Wellbeing events

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Craft and Chat Group 5:00 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Education Centre, PRH
Dec 5 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Education Centre, PRH
Come along to our new Craft and Chat group. This is a weekly drop in session for staff/students/volunteers, with various craft materials and books available for people to use/borrow. Library staff and volunteers will be offering to help beginners with
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Craft and Chat Group 5:00 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Resource Room, Learning Centre, RSH
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Resource Room, Learning Centre, RSH
Come along to our new Craft and Chat group. This is a weekly drop in session for staff/students/volunteers, with various craft materials and books available for people to use/borrow. Library staff and volunteers will be offering to help beginners with
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Craft and Chat Group 5:00 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Education Centre, PRH
Dec 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Education Centre, PRH
Come along to our new Craft and Chat group. This is a weekly drop in session for staff/students/volunteers, with various craft materials and books available for people to use/borrow. Library staff and volunteers will be offering to help beginners with
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Craft and Chat Group 5:00 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Resource Room, Learning Centre, RSH
Dec 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Resource Room, Learning Centre, RSH
Come along to our new Craft and Chat group. This is a weekly drop in session for staff/students/volunteers, with various craft materials and books available for people to use/borrow. Library staff and volunteers will be offering to help beginners with
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Craft and Chat Group 5:00 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Education Centre, PRH
Dec 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Education Centre, PRH
Come along to our new Craft and Chat group. This is a weekly drop in session for staff/students/volunteers, with various craft materials and books available for people to use/borrow. Library staff and volunteers will be offering to help beginners with
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Craft and Chat Group 5:00 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Resource Room, Learning Centre, RSH
Dec 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Craft and Chat Group @ Resource Room, Learning Centre, RSH
Come along to our new Craft and Chat group. This is a weekly drop in session for staff/students/volunteers, with various craft materials and books available for people to use/borrow. Library staff and volunteers will be offering to help beginners with
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Craft and Chat Group

Come along to our new Craft and Chat group. This is a weekly drop in session for staff/students/volunteers, with various craft materials and books available for people to use/borrow. Library staff and volunteers will be offering to help beginners with knitting, crochet, sewing and other crafty projects.

Tuesdays at Telford in the Education Centre 5-6.30pm

Wednesdays at Shrewsbury in the Resource Room, Learning Centre 5-6.30pm