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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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Why bother with Pilates?*** Because it works! ***Pilates is designed to strengthen your core muscles which can help ease back pain, Pilates moves all the joints through their range of movement helping ease tightness and helping you move more freely, and I also incorporate exercises to strengthen the upper body which not only tone those muscles …

9 July – Lewisham Health Talks – Diabetes- On the clinical front line Join on Tuesday 9th July at Lewisham Library, 7-8pm for their eighth Health Talk of the season. Dr Charles Gostling, GP and Clinical Director for Morden Hill Surgery and NHS Lewisham CCG. With a wealth of clinical experience and anecdotes to match, Dr Gostling …

If you need to strengthen your core, join us at KN Pilates for your local Pilates classes in Hither Green. There are 3 Beginners Classes for those new to Pilates, and also improvers & intermediate level and postnatal classes. Find out more at www.kn-pilates.com

NEW: The Curly Blossom Hair Club A brand new, healthy haircare after-school club, created especially for 7-11 year old girls with textured hair and their parents.   The club runs for 6 weeks from 28th Feb @ The Corbett Library! Deposit required, price includes hair kit. http://www.curlyb.co.uk/new-events/   

In HG and Lee, we are encircled by busy roads which regularly exceed agreed air pollution limits. Lewisham has some of the highest levels of chronic asthma and respiratory disease, not just in the capital, but *in the country.*You will have heard about local girl Ella who passed away from asthma, age 9. Ella lived …

The Attorney General has granted the request of a Hither Green Family to have the inquest into the death of 9 -year-old Ella Kissi-Debrah re-opened. Over 175,000 people signed the family’s change.org petition requesting that new scientific evidence be considered a direct cause of Ella’s death. The evidence regarded the alarming levels of air pollution on Brownhill …

In October 2016, Lewisham became the first borough in London to become Sugar Smart. Sugar Smart Lewisham is a joint campaign with the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation and the food charity Sustain, to tackle the issue of excess sugar consumption. Sugar Smart Lewisham works with local businesses, schools, children’s centres, hospitals and other organisations to promote …

Meet Kevin George: Lewisham has a dynamic and young Public Heath Team and they are keen to get out in front of Lewisham’s looming health problems. They have planned a series of Health Talks at Lewisham Library, 7-8pm. Kevin George, former West Ham and Charlton footballer turnedhuman behaviour specialist and best-selling author of “Soccology” considers …

You are invited to Lewisham Health and Care Partners* (LHCP) event on Wednesday 17 October. Book your free place here and have your say on the future of health and care services in Lewisham. Location: Deptford Lounge, SE8 4RJ Date: Wednesday 17 October 2018 Time: 5.30–8.30pm We know that we have some excellent health and care services in Lewisham but …