|The Crisis in our Health and Social Care|
Source By: OPRG
|NHS City and Hackney CCG- Health Equality Discussion |
Source By: NHS Community Voice & NHS City & Hackney CCG
~ Come and tell us about your experiences of using health services in City and Hackney ~
We are committed to reducing health inequalities and making sure that health services are accessible to everyone in City and Hackney.
To hear YOUR views on health &equality we are hosting a number of focus groups on Tuesday 2 May 2017, 5-7.30pm at the Graeae Theatre Company (138 Kingsland Rd, London E2 8DY ). We would like to hear from
City and Hackney residents with experience of using mental health services
City and Hackney residents with experience of living with conditions affecting the heart or blood vessels (e.g. stroke, heart attack, irregular heart beat or chest pain)
City residents with experience of using community health services such as physiotherapy, occupational therapy or district nursing.
We would in particular like to encourage participation from across different age groups, religious groups and ethnic backgrounds as well as from LGBTQ+ residents , those who identify themselves as having a disability and people caring for others.
Friendly and informal environment with light refreshments provided. To find out more or to reserve your place, please email CAHCCG.PPI@nhs.net or telephone 0203 816 3227 by Wednesday 26 April, including which discussion you would like to take part in. Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.
We want this workshop to be accessible for all. When booking, please let us know of any language, communication, access or dietary requirements you may have.
|Partners for Health - a new grant programme for 2017|
Source By: London Catalyst
London Catalyst and the Hospital Saturday Fund have come together to launch the 2017 ‘Partners for Health’ grant programme. Grants of up to £10,000 will be considered for social action projects tackling the effects of poverty and health inequalities in London, where the organisation concerned will be working in partnership with a health expert or health provider. There is a particular interest in the areas of mental health and addiction.
You can find more information, and the online application form, on our website at: www.londoncatalyst.org.uk/grants
The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Thursday 25th May 2017.
This year, ‘Partners for Health’ is only open to registered charities. If an organisation is not a registered charity, they may be eligible for a general London Catalyst Project Grant instead – check the criteria and find out more here.
|Introduction to Campaigning half day workshop - 10th May|
'Campaigning Essentials' is a half day introduction to the core principles of effective campaigning. Whether you are new to campaigning, or have never had formal training in the basic building blocks of a good campaign, this workshop is for you.
Wed 10th May 2017 | 2.00 - 5.30pm
|Mental Health workshop for schools |
Source By: African Community School