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Good news on Blue Badges

Published: 18 September 2018
The Government has announced that it is planning to make important changes to Blue Badge rules, which will mean that many autistic people in England will qualify. This move follows years of campaigning from the National Autistic Society, our supporters, and other disabled people and families across…

Blood Pressure Roadshow – Get checked and be sure of yours today

Published: 06 September 2018
Almost half of people who have high blood pressure don't know it - so its really important to get yours checked and be sure. Selected pharmacies around the Royal Borough of Greenwich are now offering FREE blood pressure checks. To receive your blood pressure check…

Cookery Clubs are back this September!

Published: 31 August 2018
GCDA is delighted to announce our next round of FREE cookery clubs! Looking for new, delicious and healthy recipes? Want to meet new people and learn new skills? GCDA run FREE 5 week cookery clubs across the borough focusing on easy, affordable and healthy meals.…

Total sensory space - LEGOLAND

Published: 10 August 2018
This is the first dedicated sensory facility of its kind in a theme park, providing a calming environment for guests with additional needs who require a quiet moment away from the excitement of the Resort’s 55 rides, live shows, and attractions. Discover an open space…

Looking for the next step? Supported Internships

Published: 09 August 2018
Not aiming for apprenticeship or university, are you unsure about what to do next and do you want a different path where you can learn by doing? Criteria states student/YP with ECHP or LDA Post 16 - 25 years Please feel free to get in…

Greenwich self harm protocol for 2018 and mental health signs and symptoms.

Published: 01 August 2018
This guidance has been produced for everyone who engages directly with children and young people in their day to day work and who may become aware of a young person’s, risk of self-harm, actual self-harm or suicidal thoughts or intentions. The purpose of this guidance…

Getting Online Together

Published: 17 July 2018
Struggling to use your smart phone? Having trouble connecting with family and friends online? Difficulty contacting the council or your doctor online?  Contact Mycenae House & Gardens Telephone 0208858179  

Differences In Common - Community Photowalks

Published: 12 July 2018
The project gives an opportunity for people of all backgrounds and experiences to take part in FREE community Photowalks around Greenwich that will take place in July and August at various locations. When? July - August 2018 Where? Royal Borough of Greenwich Who? Ages 25…

Do you know when to stop?

Published: 09 July 2018
Public Health Greenwich launch a new identification and brief advice (IBA) tool for alcohol. Did you know that more than 43,000 adults in Greenwich drink above the lower risk guidelines (25% of adults) and 27,000 (14% of adults) regularly binge drink? If you live work…

Carers Action Plan 2018 to 2020

Published: 26 June 2018
The Carers Action plan for 2018 to 2020 describes how the government will meet the needs of carers during the next two years.   To read the paper and find out more information about the plan visit: Carers Action Plan 2018-2020 To find out more information…