Gloji is a free 12-week programme that re-educates people about their eating and lifestyle habits and is based on real science behind behaviour change. It looks at five important aspects of health: Movement, Nutrition, Alcohol, Mind and Sleep. Ultimately, clients are given the tools to be able to gradually build healthier habits independently and lose weight sustainably without dieting.
Do you have an idea for improving your local environment? We know that working together at every level is key to igniting an incredible climate response. You know what’s going to work in your neighbourhood! So, if you are part of an organisation or charity with a project in mind, we want to hear from you. Grants of up to £30,000 are available through our new ‘Greener Futures Fund’ in partnership with the London Community Foundation.
Here is Steve McQueen's EMBARRASSED - a short film created to help raise awareness of prostate cancer within the black community and featuring Idris Elba CBE, Chiwetel Ejiofor CBE, Michael Ward, and Morgan Freeman.. The message is that if you are a black man aged over 45 you should ask your GP for a PSA test. Prostate cancer is generally easy to treat (without chemotherapy) and survivable if caught reasonably early.
Age UK Hammersmith & Fulham's Digital Diabetes service in collaboration with Know Diabetes aims to support people in accessing online diabetes services whilst developing their basic digital skills. We will offer free training for all adults on using email, whatsapp, zoom and more; give free access to Know Diabetes app and website which provides advice, tips and courses. Get involved and you will recieve a free copy of carbs and cals book at your graduation!
Residents across North West London now have access to GP and practice nurse appointments from 6.30pm-8pm (6pm-9pm in Brent, Kensington and Chelsea, Queen's Park and Paddington), Monday to Friday and from 8am-8pm on Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays. Patients can access these extended access appointments by calling their GP practice to book an appointment or by calling NHS 111 when their own practice is closed.
Open Age is currently seeking to recruit a Senior Project Co-ordinator (part time). The successful applicant will have experience of recruiting, training and supporting volunteers and delivering a successful project or service. You will have an interest in motivational approaches to engaging people in their own wellbeing and strong interest in supporting volunteers.
Age UK Hammersmith and Fulham are working with NHS to promote and support the free lung health check project targeted at smokers or ex-smokers who are aged 55 - 74 and living in Hammersmith and Fulham. We explain lung health check procedure to people and support them to make an appointment.
Increasing vaccine confidence: pregnancy and fertility for both men and women. Please see this useful resource to support your vaccine conversations. It includes the latest insights and evidence, as well as quotes from professionals, key model Q&As and where to find further resources.
The NHS North West London Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) continue to provide both face to face appointments as well as online services to ensure our patients can access their GP in the way that suits them. The NHS is seeking public views on online GP consultation services. We want to hear from our patients and the public about what’s working, what doesn’t and how we can make it better so that our online services remain beneficial to those using them.
The Advocacy Project are looking for Independent Advocates to take on short-term assignments across London. The post-holder will provide independent advocacy in various settings, including in the community, people’s homes, and hospital settings including mental health wards.