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The Lewisham Well-being Map

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NEW: The Curly Blossom Hair Club

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Ella Roberta Inquest – Legal Fees Appeal

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Lesley Allen of the Diamond Club at Holy Cross, and the ‘Bring Me Sunshine’ reminiscence and entertainment project is galvanising her Sunshine Ladies team.  Together they will be working to support older members of the community! Today for example,  Lesley is  putting together little planting packs to deliver to people!  Do you have elderly friends …

NEWS: The Hither Green & Lee Ward Mutual Aid Group is a new team of over 300 local residents. These are your neighbours, they all live locally. They have volunteered to help people with: shopping prescription collection dog walking  friendly phone calls for those in isolation Plus other forms of assistance during the COVID-19 crisis. If you need any …

Hither Green and Lee: Nationally the NHS is recruiting 250k volunteers to: deliver medicines from pharmacies.take patients homeregular phone calls to ppl isolating at home. Read about the Volunteer Army here: https://t.co/kHHWdftImC Sign up here – https://t.co/Cfy8NXWcr8 Let’s rally as a community. Make us all proud.

Please find below information on coronavirus and upcoming health events in Lewisham. Important information on coronavirus   How to protect yourself Everyone is being reminded to follow Public Health England advice to: Always carry tissues with you and use them to catch your cough or sneeze. Then bin the tissue, and wash your hands, or …

The Lewisham Well-being Map- launched last week. It is available  here:  www.LewishamWellbeingMap.co.ukThe map shows hundreds of places in the borough good for people’s health and wellbeing, with easy-to-access info (useful for ‘Social Prescribing’). Map organiser: Tim Bradley lewishamwellbeingmap@gmail.comphone: 0744 362 6954). You might want to use the map to find great places nearby for those …

South East London Community Energy are an award-winning, SE London-based community group, committed to supporting people cannot afford to adequately heat their homes. Their team can provide FREE, IMPARTIAL support to Lewisham residents on a low income to make their homes more energy efficient, get grants and discounts and explain how they could pay less for …

These Dementia Carer peer support groups are on the rise in popularity. These are workshops for carers of people with a diagnosis of dementia or, for people who think someone, whom they care for, may have dementia.  The workshops give an opportunity for carers to meet other carers and exchange experiences and information. Professionals will also …

 ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  Join our patient user group QEH Deadline for applications: 31 January 2020 About the Patient User Group (PUG) The PUG is a volunteer group whose role is to act as a ‘critical friend’ to Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust. We are completely independent and represent the voice of the patient. Working in small teams, …

Please come along to the Lewisham Central Assembly Thursday 16 January 7-9pm at St Swithun’s Church Hall, St Swithun’s Road SE13 6RW We’ve asked for the venue to be in Hither Green to get as many local people there as possible. On the Agenda: 1. The Healthy Neighbourhood Traffic Calming pilot scheme– All the Councillors …

18 November 2019 The Lewisham Patient User Group (PUG) The PUG is a volunteer group whose role is to act as a ‘critical friend’ to Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust. We are completely independent and represent the voice of the patient. Working in small teams, we visit all of the wards and outpatient areas at …