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30.06.2020

Coronavirus by area

The BBC have published this page on their website that contains a look-up to find the number of confirmed coronavirus cases and the total of coronavirus-related deaths (COVID-19 was mentioned on the death certificate) in…

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29.06.2020

Your input into research around falls

Hannah Barbour (Doctoral researcher at Brunel University and NHS Physiotherapist) is conducting research into preventing falls and the link between falls and the vestibular system (inner ears). She would like people over the age of…

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29.06.2020

#StarsInMemory COVID-19 Event

The My Home Life team from the School of Health Sciences at the City University of London want to share the #StarsInMemory event with you. If you have experienced loss and bereavement during COVID-19, you are…

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29.06.2020

Vacancy for lay member to join the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence’s Diagnostics Advisory Committee

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) are recruiting a lay member to join the Diagnostics Advisory Committee who will contribute to developing and updating NICE Diagnostics guidance for 3 years. NICE produces…

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16.06.2020

NHS Advice – Shielding patients leaflet updated

The patient leaflet produced for people who are shielding and at highest risk has been updated, in line with updated government guidance (1 June) by the NHS North East London Commissioning Alliance. https://www.eastlondonhcp.nhs.uk/elhcp-news/coronavirus-important-advice-and-help-for-those-who-are-shielding-at-home/111521  

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16.06.2020

Domestic abuse support services in Waltham Forest

Please click here for domestic abuse support services in Waltham Forest poster. 

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16.06.2020

Key COVOD-19 information for migrants in different languages

Doctors of the World have produced motion graphic video with key COVID-19 information for migrants in the UK. The languages are Bengali, Bulgarian, English, Kurdish Sorani, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Turkish and Vietnamese. …

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16.06.2020

Cervical Screening Awareness Week – The Eve Appeal launches live series Probably Nothing

    For this Cervical Screening Awareness Week, The Eve Appeal has updated its Cancer and Coronavirus Information Hub to reflect the beginning of some cervical screening programmes across England resuming. You can access our…

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08.06.2020

We stand in solidarity. Black Lives Matter

  We stand in solidarity with our staff, volunteers and the communities we support from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities. Following the events in the US and news here about the disproportionate impact…

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02.06.2020

Waltham Forest Council Consultation on SEND Resource Ladder

Waltham Forest Council are asking for your views on proposed changes to the Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) resource ladder.  Please click here to see the consultation information, including how to participate, on the…

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