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17.09.2021

Recovery from Hidden Harm: Drug and Alcohol Abuse

September is ‘Recovery Month’ and this year the Waltham Forest Safeguarding Children’s Board, the Safeguarding Adults Board, the Health & Wellbeing Board and SafetyNet have focused their September newsletter on the hidden harm caused by…

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13.09.2021

Latest health and social care news in North East London

The latest edition (7 September) of the North East London Health and Care Partnership public bulletin has been published online. This edition focusses on vaccinations, including for 16-17 year olds, 12-15 year olds and for people…

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20.08.2021

Wellbeing Support Sessions for Women with Endometriosis

Wonder Warriors is a creative support for women and people affected by Endometriosis (diagnosed or suspected).  It affects everyone differently, so Wonder Warriors is all about exploring and developing different creative toolkits and initiatives to…

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16.08.2021

Pop-up vaccine clinics at local churches

The take-up of COVID-19 vaccination appointments by residents from our local Black communities has been lower than for other local communities. On Sunday 15th August, ten local churches held a major church service with medical…

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16.08.2021

Latest Whipps Cross Redevelopment newsletter

Barts Health NHS Trust have published the Summer 2021 Whipps Cross Redevelopment newsletter which you can read on the Future Whipps website.  In this edition, the hospital explains work done to improve services in the…

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16.08.2021

Chair wanted for Whipps Cross Community Forum

Barts Health NHS Trust, assisted by Locality (a national charity supporting community organisations), is looking to appoint an independent chair to support the Whipps Cross Community Forum, which brings community engagement specialists from Waltham Forest,…

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12.08.2021

Read about health and social care in North East London

The latest edition (11 August) of the North East London Health and Care Partnership public bulletin has been published online. This edition focuses on Covid-19 in pregnancy, NHS 111 and Summer Health Festival for young…

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12.08.2021

Where to get vaccinated in Waltham Forest

See here, on the North East London Health and Care Partnership website, for a list of vaccination centres in Waltham Forest.  

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10.08.2021

Help develop guidance on interventional procedures

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) are currently looking for members of the public (usually referred to as ‘lay members’) to join the interventional procedures advisory committee who will help to develop and…

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04.08.2021

Online mental health workshops for young people.