September 08, 2016
The Middle Eastern Women and Society has released the September 2016 edition of their regular MEWSLETTER which you can now download.
September 07, 2016
Local activities organisation Open Age features in New York times article about loneliness.
Loneliness... is a quiet devastation... but is increasingly being viewed as something more: a serious public health issue deserving of public funds and national attention.
Working with local governments and the National Health Service, programs aimed at mitigating loneliness have sprung up in dozens of cities and towns. Even fire brigades have been trained to inspect homes not just for fire safety but for signs of social isolation.
September 02, 2016
Give up alcohol this September and become a Dryathlete. After a summer of overindulgence, clear your head, feel fitter and save some money, all whilst raising money to help beat cancer sooner.
Westminster City Council and Central and West London NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups invite you to a public consultation event to help us shape the future of health and social care services in Westminster.
August 31, 2016
The Chinese Information and Advice Centre, CIAC's new BME Emotional Wellbeing Service provides free and confidential counselling service to BME (Black & Minority Ethnic) people who live in Westminster, Kensington & Chelsea and Hammersmith & Fulham and are experiencing emotional difficulties but who are not specialist health service users.
August 15, 2016
Exercise has been shown to significantly reduce symptoms in people with schizophrenia when combined with medication.
The study from University of Manchester discovered that, when teamed with medication, 12 weeks of aerobic exercise training can improve patients' brain functioning than drugs alone.
August 11, 2016
Family Action, a young carers service in Kensington & Chelsea, offers a budget from £150 to Young Carers who are keen to engage in an activity which promotes good health, for example they can fund gym memberships, dance lessons, swimming, etc.
August 08, 2016
Are you an organisation or community group who caters for the over 50s who has a group who would appreciate a free hot vegetarian meal? If so, SPID have space, in the community rooms of Kensal House Estate, Ladbroke Grove, to provide a meal for local over 50s from Autumn 2016
Shared Lives is a scheme run by the charity, Grace Eyre to provide good quality housing for people with learning disabilities. Are you a resident of Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea or Westminster and willing to open your home to a person with learning disabilities?
August 04, 2016
The Fulham Reach Neighbourhood Policing Team have released their July 2016 newsletter and have organised the following advice and information events