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Resonate Arts August newsletter
Resonate Arts August newsletter

Resonate Arts produce a monthly activity letter for those living with dementia in the boroughs of Westminster and Kensington and Chelsea with ideas to try at home including singing, visual arts and music. It also includes any news and information that you may find helpful.

Time for Me Newsletter for August 2021
Time for Me Newsletter for August 2021

Welcome to the Open Age Time for Me Newsletter for August 2021

Open Age offer activities for unpaid carers over 50 living in Westminster.

Launch of New Carers Connected Project for Westminster Carers
Launch of New Carers Connected Project for Westminster Carers

Carers Network has launched an exciting new project in Westminster called Carers Connected. Through this project local unpaid carers and other members of the community have the opportunity to share their skills, hobbies, interests and passions with local carers.

Heatwave advice
Heatwave advice

The UK is set to soar to swelter with highs into the 30s this week after the Met Office issued an unprecedented "amber extreme heat warning"

Parts of the country are forecast to could reach 33C, with the heat expected to last from Tuesday until at least Thursday, with Britain on track to be hotter than top European holiday destinations including Greece and Canary Islands.

Update from Westminster Dementia Adviser
Update from Westminster Dementia Adviser

Latest update on local services from Terezie Wickenden, Westminster Dementia Adviser.

Free Fun Fitness in your Local park from the 28th June
Free Fun Fitness in your Local park from the 28th June

Kensington and Chelsea Council will be offering free activity sessions from the 28th June and throughout July in Emslie Hornimans Pleasance, Kensington Memorial Park and Avondale park.

What does ‘living your best life’ mean to you?
What does ‘living your best life’ mean to you?

Healthwatch Central West London are working with Westminster and Kensington & Chelsea Councils to find out how local people like you can be supported to:  do the things you want and need, stay in touch with the people who are important to you, connect with communities and social groups

One You events at SouthWestFest Health Trail 2021
One You events at SouthWestFest Health Trail 2021

One You Westminster will be taking part in the SouthWestFest Health Trail this year. The Festival will take place July 2nd - 23rd and will celebrate the talent, community and organisations in South Westminster.  

Those that attend three or more physical or online Health Trail events will win a  Digital Goody Bag, with lots of great discounts, giveaways and offers from the Festival's Health Trail partners!

National Windrush Day
National Windrush Day

Tuesday 22 June 2021 will mark the fourth National Windrush Day and 73 years since the Empire Windrush arrived at Tilbury Docks in Essex in 1948, carrying one of the first groups of migrants to the UK who had been invited to come and help ‘re-build’ Britain after the Second World War

Love Your Lungs Week 2021
Love Your Lungs Week 2021

Love Your Lungs Week 2021 is an initiative started by the British Lung Foundation, to raise awareness and focus on lung health and will take place between the 21st and 27th June this year. Events will be organised by support groups across the UK.