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Age UK Kensington & Chelsea Health Fair
Kensington Town Hall, Friday 20th October, 12-4pm : Find out more about all aspects of good health, enjoy a free lunch, try out new activities, experience therapies and meet up with friends old and new. The event is free and there is no need to book. Read more...
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Free flu vaccination information
The flu jab is free on the NHS for everyone aged 65 and over, or have a long-term health condition, and is available from your GP. You can also get a free flu vaccination if you are the main carer of an older or disabled person. Some pharmacies also offer flu vaccines. Read more...
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Whatever you want to do, concerns you have or support you need, there are a wealth of organisations and charities that can help. Have a look at what's available here. Read more...
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If you work or provide a service, paid or unpaid, in health and social care, we've got information and guidance about a number of procedures, resources and training initiatives. Read more...
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Not everyone can, or wants, to use the internet. We have a series of leaflets which cover key issues which can be printed out and given to those residents that cannot access the internet. Read more...
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Ask SARA
We cover a lot of information on People First but there are also other useful websites that can help you make informed choices about your health and well-being. Take a look at Ask Sara for instance .. Read more...

Grenfell Tower Fire

Have you been affected by the fire, or do you know someone who has?

Following the dreadful fire at Grenfell Tower on Wednesday 14 June, Kensington and Chelsea established an Assistance Centre for the longer term support of affected families and the wider community on the very challenging road to recovery.  

The Grenfell Community Assistance Centre 

The centre is located at The Curve, 10 Bard Road W10 6TP which is just around the corner from Latimer Road Station and the Westway with opening hours of 10am to 8pm

Situated over 3 floors, the centre will continue to provide official services to the residents affected by the Grenfell Tower tragedy.

Other services include:

  • emotional support
  • a creche for children
  • food and toiletries area
  • placing orders for new clothes

There is space for the community affected to meet and catch up with family, friends and neighbours.

Community volunteers will also be present to carry on their crucial work of supporting you in any way possible

Download the new Centre Information Flyer

Opening Hours : 10am to 8pm
Location
: The Curve, 10 Bard Road, North Kensington, London W10 6TP

 

The following contact numbers are available to help you locate lost ones or seek help or advice.

  • People looking for missing family and friends (casualty bureau): 0800 0961 233

  • Residents who are displaced due to the fire: 020 7361 3008

The Grenfell Response Team led by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea supports people affected by the tragedy at Grenfell Tower by providing information about financial help, housing, health and other services available to residents. 

The UK Government Website has information on:

  • Government benefits
  • Banks
  • If you are a foreign national
  • Passport, visa and immigration services

We also have information on other community resources to help, if you need support, which you can access by clicking one of the options from the menu on the left.