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Older people


Pension Credits/ BBC TV Licensing Changes for the Over 75s

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Homemade Easter Cards!

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Survey: Lewisham health and physical activity strategy

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The NHS is investing nationally in lowering the risk of common but often preventable conditions associated with getting older including diabetes, heart disease. Everyone over 40 is eligible for a free check up every five years so people can take action early and improve chances of having a healthier and longer life. Rrequest a free #NHSHealthCheck Who can have a check? What happens at …

There is funding available for older people’s groups. Organisations working with older people can apply for funding from Lewisham’s Positive Ageing Council to help deliver small projects and activities for older people. Grants of up to £400 are available for smaller organisations in the Borough to deliver small, one-off projects or activities which: increase wellbeing through developing opportunities for older …