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The New #Activewestminster Card
The New #Activewestminster Card

The new #activewestminster Card from Westminster City Council.

Fantastic discounts for all Westminster residents and children & young people who live or study in Westminster!

NHS and leading charity join forces to help homeless people in the capital to get vital healthcare this winter
NHS and leading charity join forces to help homeless people in the capital to get vital healthcare this winter

NHS London and homelessness charity Groundswell are empowering those experiencing homelessness in the capital to seek healthcare and stay as well as possible this winter.

LGA announces re-launch of Return to Social Work programme
LGA announces re-launch of Return to Social Work programme

Has it been a while since you, (or someone you know) left social work? Maybe you had a career break or perhaps you left to care for your own family? Whatever the reason you left, the LGA can help you get back into your profession.

Community Living Well Peer Support Magazine
Community Living Well Peer Support Magazine

Read Community Living Well Peer Support service's monthly magazine detailing what activities and events, for people who experienced depression or other mental health difficulties, are happening around Kensington and Chelsea, Queen's Park and Paddington.

Carers Rights Day is 21 November
Carers Rights Day is 21 November

Come down to information stalls on Carers Rights Day - the national day that helps to ensure unpaid carers are aware of their rights and know where to get help and support.  

 

Accessibility guide to the London Transport network
Accessibility guide to the London Transport network

TFL have produced a complete accessibility guide to help Londoners plan and make journeys using public transport or assisted travel services. It is particularly helpful for anyone with restricted mobility or finds travelling difficult and needs extra support.

Westminster launches first independent Hate Crime Commission
Westminster launches first independent Hate Crime Commission

Following a rise in reported hate crimes over the past year across the country including London, Westminster City Council has appointed Nick Ross – the former BBC Crimewatch presenter and Westminster resident – to Chair the independent commission. 

The independent commission is to look at hate crime and how to tackle it in Westminster – the first for any local authority in England.

‘Every Mind Matters’
‘Every Mind Matters’

Good mental health and wellbeing is crucial, it means we're able to lead happy and healthy lives. Yet it’s possible that any one of us can be affected by poor mental health and wellbeing at some point in our lives. In Westminster and Kensington and Chelsea, ensuring residents have good mental health and wellbeing is a key priority.

Westminster’s Out and About programme 2019
Westminster’s Out and About programme 2019

Out and About offers complimentary tickets to Westminster residents aged 65 or above, to attend cultural events such as concerts, exhibitions, film and theatre shows. You need to become a member of the scheme in order to receive tickets.

World Alzheimer’s Day
World Alzheimer’s Day

21st September is World Alzheimer’s Day, and an opportunity to raise awareness and highlight the issues faced by people affected by dementia and demonstrate how we can overcome them.