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Mental Health

Online course for carers of people with psychosis and schizophrenia

Published 20/08/2015

The Carers Hub has recieved news of a new course which many of you will be interested in: - “My name is Juliana Onwumere and I am psychologist working at KCL and SLaM.   At King's we have recently…

A course for mental health carers

Published 8/07/2015

Training Programme Coaching Conversation Skills for Carers   Thursday 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th September & 1st October 2015 and a follow-up session on10th December 2015   Are you fed up with…

Two groups for dementia carers

Published 3/07/2015

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…

Carers Hub Lambeth, January Edition News Letter

Published 21/01/2015

Carers Hub Lambeth January Mental Health News Letter attached   0208 678 5609 Carers Hub Mental Health Team Carers Hub, Woodlawns, 16 Leigham Court Road, Streatham Hill, SW16 2PJ 0207 642 0038 Carers…

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…

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…

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

Published 21/11/2014

    For more information please click here  

Mental Health Carers Newsletter November-December 2014

Published 21/11/2014

Mental Health Carers Newsletter Need information, advice or support? No appointment is necessary for these Friday afternoon sessions at We are 336, 336 Brixton Road, SW9 7AA.Just drop in to speak to Carers…

Sound Minds

Published 6/11/2014

SOUND MiNDS the arts for mental healthcharity reg 1079521the multi award winning user led social enterprise COURSES :::Music Production (MIDI)OCNLR Level 2 (Propellerheads 'Reason 8') - starts…

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

Low Cost Counselling

Published 30/10/2014

Carers Hub Low Cost Counselling service LOW – COST COUNSELLING SERVICE Introduction Lambeth Carers Hub have been facilitating access to low-cost counselling since December 2013.  This information…

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…

South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

Published 28/10/2014

  We want to hear ypur views on how to deliver services to people of different ages, races, diabilities nad Gender and beliefs. Why?!. We will use your feedback to help us plan the next equality Objectives…

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…

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,…

Mental Health Carers Support Group

Published 5/09/2014

Taking a ‘time-out’ to consider the challenges and successes of supporting someone with mental illness can help in giving us new perspective. Carers Hub Lambeth will be running a topic-based…

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…

Disability Advice Service Lambeth’s Into Sport Project

Published 5/08/2014

DASL's Into Sport Project has a new facebook page for you to like and keep up to date with what the project is doing to encourage people into sport in Lambeth. Click here for the facebook page  

Roots and Shoots is more than just a place to do gardening!

Published 22/07/2014

If you know of any young people looking for something really positive to engage with for September - this is a reminder that Roots and Shoots is more than just a place to do gardening!* They are now running…

Creating opportunities for young Londoners with autism

Published 22/07/2014

CareTrade is a London charity with the aim to transform the life chances of young adults with autism by creating innovative projects to increase employment opportunities. The Autism Project – Is…

Get close to nature this summer with Wild Wednesdays.

Published 22/07/2014

Wild in the City! launched their summer programme of nature based events for children and adults at Brockwell Park Community Gardens on Wednesday 16th July. 3.45pm - 5.00pm - Nature Play sessions, incorporating…

Outdoor group therapy “finding my voice” for women

Published 22/07/2014

Wild in the City are starting Outdoor meditation sessions

Published 22/07/2014

Carers Hub Mental Health newsletter for July and August out now

Published 14/07/2014

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE NEWSLETTER Our July-August mental health service newsletter is available to download here. This is a newsletter for friends, family and neighbours supporting someone who experiences…

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 DASL ‘Into Sport’ project for Disabled People

Published 23/04/2014

Disabled people in London will have more opportunities to get involved in sport after Inclusion London received £501,000 of funding from Sport England’s Inclusive Sport fund, for its “Into…

The Living Well Partnership have their prospectus available now

Published 17/03/2014

You can download their forthcoming courses and workshops for the summer term here at the Living Well Partnership, 65 Effra Road, Brixton. Most of these courses are free to anyonewho is in reciept of qualifying…

Carers Hub Low Cost Counselling service

Published 13/03/2014

LOW – COST COUNSELLING SERVICE Introduction Lambeth Carers Hub have been facilitating access to low-cost counselling since December 2013.  This information sheet has been produced jointly by…

Have you heard of the Living Well Network Hub?

Published 12/03/2014

The Living Well Network Hub is Lambeth's new community-based network of support. We work in close partnership with GPs to ensure that people can gain access to personalised support. The Living Well…

Carers Hub Mental Health Newsletter is now out

Published 6/03/2014

Visit the mental health team's webpage by clicking here to download your copy of the newsletter.   Inside our newsletter you will find updates on mental health news and dates for your diary including:…

Look after someone with Mental Health issues?  Can’t make it to our group?

Published 4/02/2014

Sarah and Curtis do not want you to miss out if you are unable to attend any of their groups. If you want to find out what happened, visit the events calendar and read all about it... Mental Health Support…

Confidentiality within the NHS for Mental Health Carers

Published 4/02/2014

Mental Health & Learning disablities

Published 20/06/2013

Community Mental Wellbeing Event 23rd August 2013 at Ortus Learning and Events A day of pampering and activities for everyone This is a free event for carers, service users and people in the local community…

Updated SLaM website

Published 30/05/2013

Updated SLaM website   Over the past few months we have been redeveloping the site based on the feedback we have received from users and analytical information we have about how the site is used.…

Connecting people with the great things in Lambeth

Published 23/05/2013

Certitude, the organisation that supports over 1,700 people with learning disabilities or mental health support needs, is creating a new Lambeth service to help people to try more new things.To make…

Mental health & people with learning disabilities - Netbuddy InfoPack

Published 16/05/2013

  Click here    http://www.carershub.org.uk/files/Mental health.docx for more information or contact Robert Hill Carers’ Development Worker Lambeth Mencap, 43 Knight…

Big Health Day - Lambeth Learning Disability Partnership Board

Published 26/04/2013

To find out more, please click here

Using the Mental Capacity Act

Published 26/04/2013

The attached booklet gives you information on your rights and what you need to know regarding the person you are caring for SECTION 2: The five principles of the Mental Capacity Act...........................…

January’s Mental Health Newsletter is available now

Published 15/01/2013

Our monthly newsletter for Mental Health Carers is available to download here

Carers Hub Mental Health Carers Newsletter out now

Published 13/12/2012

Download your copy here  

FREE DAY TRIP TO THE BBC TELEVISION CENTRE

Published 5/11/2012

OPEN TO ALL CARERS LOOKING AFTER SOMEONE WITH A MENTAL HEALTH ISSUE We would like to Invite you to A FREE DAY TRIP TO THE BBC TELEVISION CENTRE, London On Friday 9th November 2012. You can also bring the…

World Mental Health Day

Published 26/09/2012

  World Mental Health Day on 19-10-12 at 11pm Brixton Railton Road. Come enjoy entertainment, Lunch and much more.   For information click here or contact Amardeep Team on 0203 228 7029

Come and take part in a local Bike ride on 29th September 2012

Published 23/08/2012

Dear Everyone   Here is an invitation to a bike ride on 29th September, open to carers and users of mental health services. The ride is organised in conjunction with Sustrans and local cycling groups.…

Mental Health Carers

Published 10/05/2012

Please click here to see the fifth edition of the newletter for Mental Health Carers. Also click here and read information about our free 11 training sessions on topics relating to mental illness programme…

Focus on Privacy & Dignity for Mental Health Service Users

Published 22/03/2012

On Wednesday 28th March from 2pm – 3.30pm at the SHARP Team, 308 – 312 Brixton Road, Brixton, SW8 there is a focus group about privacy/dignity in South London & Maudsely NHS Foundation…

Empowering family and carers event 8 March

Published 1/03/2012

Get paid to test Psychosis CAG website

Published 16/02/2012

This month’s newsletter out now for mental health carers

Published 7/02/2012

Carers Hub Lambeth Mental Health Service's February newsletter is available here now.

London South Bank University Legal Advice Clinic is now open to the public

Published 22/11/2011

particular expertise in making DLA applications for clients with complex physical and mental health needs