January 08, 2018
**The nomination deadline have been extended to midnight on Monday 22nd January**
Say thank you to someone who cares and nominate them for a Care Award. Do you know someone who is looking after someone with a long-term illness or disability, or has provided outstanding support for carers? Please take a moment to recognise them, and let us know why they deserve a Care Award.
National Obesity Awareness Week, taking place between 8 and 14 January, is intended to raise awareness of obesity and the positive steps the public can take to live a healthier lifestyle. Join in with a 'National New Year's Resolution' and pledge to make a small lifestyle change such as exercising more regularly or cooking from scratch more often.
January 04, 2018
If you are aged 65 or over or have a long-term health condition, you might be eligible for a free flu vaccination.
Ditch the hangover, reduce the waistline, and save some serious money by giving up alcohol. Dry January is a campaign to support and encourage people to clear out the Christmas excesses by abstaining from booze for 31 days.
January 03, 2018
Read K&C Mind's monthly magazine detailing what activities and events are happening around Kensington and Chelsea, Queen's Park and Paddington. The Community Living Well Peer Support service offers both peer-led and peer-facilitated activities which focus on people's strengths, hopes and ambitions and can help develop skills and strategies to manage and maintain your emotional and physical wellbeing.
December 21, 2017
This is the Winter 2017 edition of Age UK Kensington & Chelsea's new-look Age Matters magazine. It is full of useful information and articles to help readers stay healthy, active and connected to their community.
It's nearing the start of the new year and the new programme of activities for people aged 50+ are out. Check out what is on offer from the major Community Hubs in the three boroughs: arts and crafts; fitness and dance; history, reminiscence and philosophy; and day trips to museums, and galleries.
December 08, 2017
Breathe Easy Westminster newsletter Quarterly newsletter with a collection of news, information, and details of events which will be of interest to people with lung disease in Westminster
December 04, 2017
Research Study - The Angela Project: Improving diagnosis and post-diagnostic support for younger people with dementia, families and supporters.
November 27, 2017
Christmas and New Year can be an exciting time, but it can also be a challenge for some. Cold weather can mean decreased mobility, susceptibility to minor ailments, worries about staying warm (and the cost of doing so), and loneliness.