Golborne and Notting Dale Community Champions and the Grenfell Health and Wellbeing Service are starting a new support group for local residents ‘A Safe Place to Talk’, where they will be offering emotional support as well as health and wellbeing information.
Community Champions (K&C) have the following new online community activities starting in September: Suicide prevention workshop - 10th Sep; Dementia and Diabetes workshop - 15th Sep; and Time of our Life programme - physical activity and info sessions for over 55s - starting 24th Sep.
Henna Asian Women's Group are offering weekly sessions to assist people with learning for the Life in the UK test. Sessions will be offered online every Friday from 11am - 12pm.
Listening Books is a national UK charity that provides an audiobook lending service for anyone with an illness, physical or learning disability, mental health condition, or learning difficulty, who finds that it impacts on their ability to read, or hold books in the usual way. Membership starts from £20 per year and the charity is currently offering a number of funded FREE memberships for people living in Westminster who would like to join, but would find it difficult to cover the usual membership fees.
The current COVID-19 worldwide crisis is creating unique challenges for parents and families. Parents may be under increasing stress as they deal with the risk of infection, providing for their family, the possibility of losing employment and the fear of living in an unpredictable world. Total Family Coaching is running parenting groups in September to help parents manage the stresses and challenges that may be arising at this time.
The Freedom is a 12 week educational programme based on Pat Craven's book "Living with the Dominator", that assists women to identify and understand the tactics, behaviours and beliefs of abusive partners. Join us for 2 hours a week that could change your life. Mondays and Wednesdays 1-3pm.
Bi-borough (Westminster and Kensington & Chelsea) libraries are running online Social Book Groups facilitated by experienced library staff. No preparation is necessary - We invite people to come and listen to a short story, maybe read aloud some of it themselves, share their thoughts or just be in company.- Every Thursday at 2pm.
Community Living Well and Westminster Talking Therapies are now offering one-off 1 hour workshops focused on a range of concerns during COVID. Workshops include: Living Well with COVID and a Long Term Health Condition; Managing Anxiety and Worry During a Pandemic; Maintaining Wellbeing During Isolation; and Parenthood During COVID.
Disability Sports Coach Home Activity Programme is FREE to sign up for all disabled people. Timetable includes live sessions, workouts, Quiz night and Saturday Social.
Paddington Development Trust's Community Champions now have a calendar of all their online activities on their website for the Mozart, Church street and Westbourne Champions.
WAND UK is inviting you to its second programme of its variety of dance classes. Join to get in shape while boosting your confidence. Places available on a "first come first served basis". From 23rd January to 27th February, every Thursday 1-2pm.
Everyone Active will be hosting a Walking For Health - Walk Leader training session on the 22nd November, 9:30 – 3:30pm in the Bowls Pavilion at Paddington Recreation Ground, Randolph Avenue, Maida Vale, W9 1PD.
This training is an approach to healthcare that ensures you will have the skills, knowledge and confidence to 'Make Every Contact Count' when opportunities arise with patients/ clients. You will be well equipped to have a brief conversations about their health and well being and on how they might make positive improvements.
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
Certitude is a Charity providing personalised support for people living with Learning Disabilities, Autism and Mental Health support needs. Certitude have been given a grant from Health Education England to provide LD Champions Training to BAME information & Advice Services across London. This is free training for your service.