Easy-to-read information about things that matter to you - staying well and healthy, staying mobile, activities near you, looking after a loved one, finances and benefits, if you think you or someone you know is being harmed or neglected ... Read more...
Christmas Carols
13 December : Join the London Saxophone Choir Quartet and the Westminster Music Library Team for an evening of Christmas favourites, sing-along carols and mince pies! Read more...
Staying well and in touch at Christmas
Christmas and New Year can be an exciting time, but it can also be a challenge for some. Recent snow and cold weather can mean decreased mobility, susceptibility to minor ailments, worries about staying warm (and the cost of doing so), and loneliness. Read more...
People who can help
People who can help
Whatever you want to do, concerns you have or support you need, there are a wealth of organisations and charities that can help. Have a look at what's available here. Read more...
For professionals
For Professionals
If you work or provide a service, paid or unpaid, in health and social care, we've got information and guidance about a number of procedures, resources and training initiatives. Read more...
Leaflets Library
Leaflets Library
Not everyone can, or wants, to use the internet. We have a series of leaflets which cover key issues which can be printed out and given to those residents that cannot access the internet. Read more...
Other useful websites
We cover a lot of information on People First but there are also other useful websites that can help you make informed choices about your health and well-being. Take a look at Ask Sara for instance .. Read more...


August 01, 2014

Reducing Fuel Poverty: A scourge for older people

A new report from Age UK argues that the only long term solution to ending the fuel poverty crisis is to make people's homes as energy efficient as possible so that households can keep adequately warm at an affordable cost.

Number of English communities working to become dementia friendly triples expectations

Alzheimer's Society today (Monday 28 July 2014) announces that over 60 towns and cities in England have committed to become dementia friendly.

June 23, 2014

Can dementia help defuse the technology timebomb?

This BBC article looks at the growing problem of dementia for an aging population across the globe, and at how technology might support people with dementia to live independently and safely within their own homes.

June 09, 2014

Celebrate the UK's 6.5 million carers

This week (9-15 June) events are running all over the country to recognise the great work of UK carers.

December 12, 2013

The Group of 8 commit to a dementia cure or treatment

Group of 8 most wealthy nations makes pledge

November 27, 2013

Silver Line launched

Loneliness carries a stigma, especially for an older generation too proud to ask for help. Silver Line is here to help.

September 06, 2013

September 05, 2013

September 03, 2013

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