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...
Man v Fat Football
Man v Fat is a unique men's weight loss programme! FREE 14 weeks football with 24 hour peer and professional support. Open to males in Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham and Kensington & Chelsea residents with a Body Mass Iindex (BMI) of 27.5 and above. Read more...
OCD Week of Action is back
OCD Week of Action is back: 19th-25th February 2018, where OCD Action are encouraging everyone to take action against OCD. 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
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...


November 26, 2014

Loneliness increasingly common for older people

The Silver Line Helpline For Older People is reporting that it took nearly 300,000 calls in it's first year, and most were about feeling lonely or isolated.

November 21, 2014

A new type of bank account / courier scam

Please be aware of a new type of fraud which has been identified, in which criminals are stealing money from people, and / or tricking them to allow access to their bank accounts.

October 21, 2014

Food and Friends

Food and Friends is a project run by Age UK Kensington & Chelsea designed to improve dietary intake, and reduce risk of malnutrition amongst older people in the community. It also aims to improve people's attitude/feelings towards food.

October 20, 2014

£75m fund to take step-free access on the London Underground to next level

London Underground (LU) have confirmed plans for a £75m fund to speed up the rate at which the network is made accessible for disabled Londoners and visitors to the capital.

October 18, 2014

Citizens Advice to provide free pensions guidance

Citizens Advice is to provide free guidance following the government's announcement of new pension rules. Face-to-face advice will be offered to pensioners at bureaux across the UK.

October 14, 2014

Housing ownership scam - warning from Trading Standards

Redbridge Trading Standards are investigating a case at the moment where a gang of rogue traders appears to have taken over the title to a residents house. The Land Registry have informed Trading Standards that they can put a 'marker' on the property that will alert them to any suspicious activity. Find out more.

October 02, 2014

A change to inheritance laws

As of 1st October there has been a change to the law covering the rights of people whose spouses or civil partners die without making a will.

August 01, 2014

Reducing Fuel Poverty: A scourge for older people

A new report from Age UK argues that the only long term solution to ending the fuel poverty crisis is to make people's homes as energy efficient as possible so that households can keep adequately warm at an affordable cost.

Number of English communities working to become dementia friendly triples expectations

Alzheimer's Society today (Monday 28 July 2014) announces that over 60 towns and cities in England have committed to become dementia friendly.

June 23, 2014

Can dementia help defuse the technology timebomb?

This BBC article looks at the growing problem of dementia for an aging population across the globe, and at how technology might support people with dementia to live independently and safely within their own homes.

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