October 19, 2016
Help yourself ...Or, They'll help themselves
Help us keep your home and property secure, by following our 10 top tips.
October 10, 2016
The Second Half Foundation, Diocese of London, Open Age and Barclays Digital Eagles are piloting a new programme in London, that goes to the heart of tackling the devastating effects of isolation in our older population, where people can come together as a group to enjoy group activities to stay connected to family friends and their community as well as learning new skills
October 05, 2016
Women who drink 2-3 cups of coffee a day may reduce their risk of dementia by more than a third, according to new research published yesterday in the Journals of Gerontology: Medical Sciences.
September 28, 2016
Running from October 8th to 15th, the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea is working with the police and Victim Support to help combat hate crimes and raise awareness of hate crime. Come along to our information stalls to learn more.
September 15, 2016
Thousands of people appear to have been helped to quit smoking by using e-cigarettes, according to new study hailed by campaigners as a sign that the controversial device is helping to improve people's health.
September 13, 2016
Kensington Citizens Advice is hoping to set up a service to provide information, advice and support to help people plan for the end of life. The Last Rights project aims to make it easier for you to talk about end-of-life care and death, and to provide you with the information you need to make plans before it's too late
For some the hot weather is a lovely chance to relax in ths sun, but for others it is very uncomfortable, and can even be dangerous. Make sure you stay cool and safe during this hot spell with these essential tips.
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.