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Easy-to-read information about things that matter to you - staying well and healthy, staying mobile, activities near you, looking after a loved one, finances and benefits, if you think you or someone you know is being harmed or neglected ... Read more...
Events
Christmas Carols
13 December : Join the London Saxophone Choir Quartet and the Westminster Music Library Team for an evening of Christmas favourites, sing-along carols and mince pies! Read more...
News
Staying well and in touch at Christmas
Christmas and New Year can be an exciting time, but it can also be a challenge for some. Recent snow and cold weather can mean decreased mobility, susceptibility to minor ailments, worries about staying warm (and the cost of doing so), and loneliness. Read more...
People who can help
People who can help
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...
For professionals
For Professionals
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...
Leaflets Library
Leaflets Library
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...
Other useful websites
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...

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    Parkinson's disease

    One or more sections on this page provide access to easy-read information - look out for this logo. Parkinson's disease is a neurological condition in which part of the brain becomes...

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    Stroke

    One or more sections on this page provide access to easy-read information - look out for this logo. What is a stroke? The brain needs a constant blood supply to function. When a stroke...

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    Spinal cord injury

    What is a spinal cord injury? The spinal cord is a bundle of nerve fibres which carry information from parts of the body to the brain (such asinformation about the things we touch, and whether...

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    Recovering from stroke

    Stroke affects everybody differently, and people recover from stroke at different rates. It's impossible to say immediately after a stroke if or when a person will be able to return to the day-to-day...

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    Affordable eating

    It can be hard to eat well on a budget, and there is always the temptation to buy cheaper but less healthy food when trying to make ends meet. Here are some useful tips to make eating a healthy...

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    Osteoporosis

    One or more sections on this page provide access to easy-read information - look out for this logo. Osteoporosis is a condition that affects the bones, causing them to become fragile...

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    Mental health

    Looking after your mental health - your mood and emotional wellbeing - is every bit as important as taking care of yourself physically. Keeping the mind active and having strategies to cope during...

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    Support to look after someone

    Carers make a vital contribution to society, giving their time and energy to caring for a family member, friend or neighbour. Many people with care and support needs rely on the person caring...

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    Helen's story

    Helen is a full time carer for her elderly mother. Despite the pressures of life as a carer she is upbeat and optimistic and gives us an insight in to what life is like for her as we...

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    Carers Month on People First

    Throughout November, People Firstlooked at carers in the community. We featured articles about caring and also provided advice and support for carers. If you are the main provider of care for...

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