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Dementia

Two groups for dementia carers

Published 3/07/2015

The Dementia Journey

Published 10/02/2015

Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust successfully secured funding from the Department of Health funding for a pilot project ‘Designing the Dementia Journey – a holistic approach…

LAMBETH LD CARERS’ WORKSHOPS THE CARE ACT 2014

Published 5/02/2015

THE CARE ACT 2014 Date: Tuesday 10 February 2015 Time: 10.30am - 1.30pm Venue: Landmark Art Room, 47 Tulse Hill London SW2 2TN The Care Act is a Bill to reform the law relating to care and support for…

Free Mental Health Course

Published 23/01/2015

Hi all, There’s a free online course available in Understanding Mental Health through London South Bank Uni which may be of interest to anyone who would like to develop their understanding in this…

Hospital Discharge: Help them to get it right? 10th Dec 5pm -7pm@336 Brixton Rd

Published 10/12/2014

T​wo days to go until our public strategy meeting on “Hospital Discharge: How can we get it right?”. To book your place please contact: 020 7274 8522 or email:info@healthwatchlambeth.org.uk…

Man MOT text chat now all over England

Published 8/12/2014

contact a GP 24/7 The Man MOT service from the Men’s Health Forum which enables men to contact an NHS GP or other expert using a mobile, tablet or laptop, launches nationally this…

Age UK Lambeth listing of events for December

Published 2/12/2014

Follow this link to access the Age UK Lambeth's events listing for the month of December. If you have any special events you would like to be featured in the January listing, then send the…

Dementia Friendly Tea Dance on 10th December

Published 2/12/2014

On the 10th of December, The Portico Picture Palace are running a Dementia Friendly Tea Dance. It will be held at the Portico Gallery in West Norwood - there is disabled access and room for approx. 70…

Smart Garages-Bus Route

Published 27/11/2014

Hi All, FST recently won a competition with the Business in the Community arc programme for an advertising campaign on Transport for London buses (TfL). The campaign was launched on the 20th November…

Age UK information directory

Published 26/11/2014

If you are caring for an older person, you may be interested in a new directory set up by Age UK Lambeth, in partnership with Southwark and Lambeth Integrated Care. The Older People’s Information…

Local registered Smart Garage in Lambeth are trained to offer car MOTs.

Published 21/11/2014

    For more information please click here  

NHS Launch Feeling Under the Weather Campaign

Published 3/11/2014

  Top doctors urge people not to store up health problems if “feeling under the weather” The NHS launched its national public awareness campaign on Friday 31 October in a bid…

Vitalise Breaks in November and December

Published 3/11/2014

Vitalise organise breaks for carers, either with the person you look after or without. Find out about breaks for November and December here

November Events Listing from Age UK Lambeth available now

Published 3/11/2014

Age UK Lambeth have produced their monthly events listing for November. You can download it here  

Equality in health in Lambeth: the BIG Lambeth Health Debate continues

Published 29/10/2014

There are have two new opportunities for you to get involved with NHS Lambeth Clinical Commissioning Group – the focus is EQUALITIES 1)      Come to the stakeholder event…

November 5th 11am to 1pm: Question and Answer Session with Councillor Meldrum, Cabinet Member

Published 22/10/2014

Direct Payment Peer Support Group meeting For anyone receiving Direct Payments or the carer of a person receiving Direct Payments. Meets every first Wednesday of the month at 336 Brixton Road, 11am to…

Be SCAM aware

Published 22/10/2014

Trading Standards have asked us to bring this to the attention of the members of the Carers Hub as carers in other boroughs have been resilient in identifying  and preventing scams of their relatives. …

ITALIAN SINGING FOR THE BRAIN

Published 22/10/2014

Every Tuesday at SCALABRINI CENTRE­ CHURCH HALL, DOWNSTAIRS, 20, Brixton Rd SW9 6BU.   Map and directions: www.scalabrinilondon.co.uk     Starts: 11 November 2014  TIME:…

Black Cultural Archives events and workshops

Published 22/10/2014

If you missed the Carers Hub outing to the Cultural Archives last week, don't worry we will be having another one soon. In the meantime, the Cultural Archives have sent us some information about forthcoming…

Carers Hub Black History month Trip on the 14th October 2014 2pm (Please call to book)

Published 19/09/2014

Call and book you space for a FREE guided tour of the Black Cultural Archives Heritage Centre. Carers Hub 0207 642 0038. Our tour guide will show us the many different pieces of Art, reference Library,…

Carers Hub Lambeth Carers’ Forum Health & Wellbeing for Carers

Published 16/09/2014

Lunch will be at 12:30, followed by an afternoon of    Relaxation, Networking and Information . Relax with your lunch,try a hand massage, chat to healthy living champions & health professionals,…

New online advice resource Advice Local

Published 6/08/2014

  Lasa has recently launched a new web resource called advicelocal, covering all 33 London boroughs. The site offers access to welfare law, housing, debt and social care topics and includes a searchable…

Dementia Support Group in Streatham

Published 5/08/2014

The NHS Complaints Advocacy Service

Published 7/07/2014

VoiceAbility is the new provider of NHS Complaints Advocacy for 29 of the 33 London Boroughs and covers Lambeth.  www.nhscomplaintsadvocacy.org NHS Complaints Advocacy supports people through the…

New drop in at “We Are 336” for victims of crime

Published 7/07/2014

Free resource and courses about dementia

Published 11/06/2014

Improving Dementia Education & Awareness   IDEA is a free online resource, aimed at improving the care and quality of life for people with dementia. To find out more, visit their website

Care Curry Fridays are back on!

Published 10/06/2014

Sue & Leonardo Care Curry Meet ups, Oasis Cafe, 2 Rookery Road, Clapham SW4 9DD First Friday of the month. 6.30pm to 9pm. £3 for Tikka, £7 for curry and drink.  Meet, moan, sometimes…

Calling all Dementia Carers SAVE THE DATE

Published 29/05/2014

Wednesday, 4 June from 12noon to 1pm @ the Healthy Living Club, Lingham Court, 10 Lingham Street, Stockwell, London SW9 9HF Work is now going on to develop a new single Social Care Hub for Lambeth. This…

Round up of events in Lambeth for May

Published 28/04/2014

Provided by Lambeth Resolve, an excellent resource of what is going on around Lambeth during the month of May, click link below - Roundup of events around Lambeth in May

Short survey for carers of Older Adults

Published 7/04/2014

In the run up to National Carer's week Helena Taylor-Knox at the Power of the Story Project, South London & Maudsley's Older Adults have created a short survey to find out what they can do…

Mobile Meadow, fun project with plants

Published 18/03/2014

Join them to create a mobile meadow within the urban landscape of Elephant & Castle Guerrilla Gardener Richard Reynolds, whose nocturnal gardening on public land without permission has led to him becoming…

Art workshop facilitator to work with people with dementia and others needed

Published 17/03/2014

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Calling all Dementia Carers!

Published 11/03/2014

Isolation, stress and the day to day challange of caring for someone with dementia can get the best of people down. We have Jean Hedden, a trained counsellor, coming to meet you all at our monthly support…

Carers Hub Lambeth Dementia Support Group

Published 26/11/2013