Search this website

Diabetes User Group Monthly Meetings

Do you want to influence decisions made about services for people living with diabetes?

Meeting: Tbc

Time: 1.30pm - 3.30pm

Topic: Tbc

Speaker: Tbc

Meeting Agenda: TBC

Venue: Church Street Library, 67 Church street, NW8 8EU [MAP]

RSVP if you would like to attend

A light lunch will be available on the day.

More info: TBC


 Future dates:

TBC

» Join our mailing list

 
News/Events/Jobs/Services/Activities

» Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea - social cycling programme

Updated for the second half of the autumn term - the free programme stops for the half term, from 22 to 26 October and starts again on Monday 29 October.

» Sexual Health London - Free Home STI Testing Kit

Sexual Health London have commissioned an online sexual health testing website. It provides sexual health testing via post kit - very useful for young people and vulnerable groups.

» Are you a parent or carer in Kensington & Chelsea? Young Families and Urgent Care survey

Over the next week, staff and volunteers will be at the St Charles Urgent Care Centre, talking to parents and carers about their experiences of using the service. Have you seen your GP or used urgent care services in the last year? Help us understand how these services are working for you!

» Job (maternity cover) - Women Off to Work SW1 Project Manager

The Abbey Centre are recruiting for a Project Manager for our Women Off to Work programme (3 days per week) - salary: £30,300 pro-rata 1-year fixed term contract (maternity cover)

» ClementJames's Nutrition Day

Come and benefit from ClementJames's Nutrition Day on the 18th October from 2pm-5:30pm. Three talks by leading professionals in the industry focusing on nutrition related anxiety, how to eat healthy and affordably and about how nutrition can transform your wellbeing and boost body confidence! There will also be six interactive stalls by leading organisations in the world of healthy eating and nutrition.

» Diabetes Project - food carbohydrate content

NHS Diabetes Transformation Team are producing a book and app to help people understand the carbohydrate content of their food. The book is specifically aimed at Arabic, South Asian, Caribbean and African communities.

» Mental Health First Aid Training 24th & 25th October 2018 - Council of Somali organisations

Two days of Certified Adult Mental Health First Aid Training - Council of Somali Organisations - Wednesday 24th & Thursday 25th October 2018 Time: 9.30-5pm

» Job vacancy: Parliamentary and Research Analyst - Medical Justice

Work in a small team to support the development of a parliamentary presence on immigration detention that acts as a source of independent expertise. Other duties will include producing research based on Medical Justice casework evidence and undertaking policy work to effect lasting change. Activities may also include internal and external communications. Salary : £26,000- £30,000, depending on experience

» Research - addressing inequalities in weight management among Black and Ethnic Minority communities

Abimbola Ojo is currently undertaking a doctorate in public health, at the School of Health and Social Care, Teesside University. The focus of the research is on addressing inequalities in weight management among Black and Ethnic Minority communities. The study involves one to one telephone interviews with members of the Black and Ethnic Minority community, to gain insight into their dietary patterns, and their awareness of, and views on existing healthy eating resources.

» Free English classes for Arabic speaking women

ESOL classes at Al-Hasaniya Moroccan Women’s Centre The class start on the 18th September 2018 and runs every week on Tuesday from 10am-12pm
Services

» A Moveable Creche service from the Abbey Centre (South Westminster)

A Moveable Crèche provides an excellent value and flexible childcare service for clients. Sessions are delivered in a venue of your choice, for as many children as the size of the venue permits...

» Access to Health New Project: Information and Referral form

‘Access to Health’ is a new project which aims to support homeless and vulnerably housed pregnant women and families with a child/children under 5 years old in Westminster or temporarily housed outside the borough...

» Active for Life - Opportunities to Keep Fit In the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC) Leisure Services’ Sports Development Team provides a wide variety of sport and physical activity opportunities for RBKC residents at venues across the borough including targeted sessions for specific groups...

» African Women's Care

AWC works with Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Refugee (BAMER) adults, children and young people, fleeing domestic and sexual abuse including forced marriage, human trafficking, female genital mutilation, gang violence and ‘honour’-based violence.

» Al-Aman (DVIP) Arabic Speaking service

DVIP’s Al-aman service has continued to receive funding from London Councils to support women from Arabic speaking communities who have been affected by gender based violence, forced marriage, female genital mutilation and honour based violence...

» ANGELOU Referrals

On the 1st July ADVANCE in conjunction with eight other organisations launched a shared service across Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea and Westminster supporting women and girls who are experiencing or have experienced violence and abuse this partnership is called Angelou...

» Arabic Women’s Project at Al-Hasaniya, North Kensington

Based in North Kensington we offer advice and support in health and welfare of Arabic speaking women. We have a Domestic Violence project and also a children and families mental health project as well as many other...

» Befriending for Asian Women at Henna

Henna’s befriender-workers will pay regular weekly or monthly visits to some of the most vulnerable ladies in the community. These visits could be to those who were members of Henna in the past and have been restricted...

» Breathe Easy Support Group

DO YOU LIVE IN PIMLICO AND SUFFER FROM A BREATHING PROBLEM? BREATHE EASY PADDINGTON is your Westminster patient support group, for anyone affected by a lung condition. We offer mutual support, information...

» British Red Cross Refugees and Befriending Project

The British Red Cross runs four 'Refugees and Befriending Projects' (R'n'B) for young unaccompanied refugees and asylum seekers aged 14-21. Our peer-led befriending projects are facilitated by peer-befrienders and adult volunteers...