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Scam - Be aware of 'rogue traders' cold calling

Published: 25 June 2018
Royal Greenwich Trading Standards are warning residents about ‘rogue traders’ cold calling in the Borough; they are approaching residents and claiming that they are working on other jobs locally, or have noticed that work needs doing on your property. Many of the people making these…

Dementia Awareness Event! - 24th January 2018

Published: 12 January 2018
Find out more about your dementia services. You are invited to our Dementia Awareness Event. Come and see how you can make Greenwich a more dementia friendly place to live. Talks - plus special guest speaker: Tracey Shorthouse author of 'I Am Still Me'. Coffee, tea, cakes and…

Need a GP appointment on a weeknight or at the weekend?

Published: 04 January 2018
Appointments are now available at our two Access Hubs: • Thamesmead Health Centre, 4-5 Thames Reach, SE28 0NY• Eltham Community Hospital, 30 Passey Place, SE9 5DQ To make an appointment you need to contact your GP surgery to book directly into one of our clinics…

Dementia in the News

Published: 01 January 2018
August 2018 Dementia Inclusive Greenwich - the borough has been awarded dementia friendly communities status from Dementia Friends (an Alzheimer's Society Intiative). This is in recognition of the work to make Greenwich a dementia inclusive borough to live, learn, work and visit. Click on the following link for…

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the Mental Health & Wellbeing Network

Published: 14 December 2017
The Mental Health & Wellbeing Network would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! With only a few weeks to go until the end of 2017, here are our pick of a few resources to help you look after your mental…

Home Drinking Survey 2017 - Take part!

Published: 04 December 2017
Public Health in conjunction with the University of Greenwich is undertaking the first survey of its kind in the borough.  The aim of the Home Drinking survey is to understand the habits of home drinkers in Greenwich, and why they choose to drink indoors instead…

Cookery Clubs are back this November!

Published: 10 November 2017
GCDA is delighted to announce our next round of FREE cookery clubs! Would you like to learn some new skills, meet new people, improve your well-being, and receive a free recipe book?  Then hurry and book yourself onto a cookery club! Starting the week beginning…

Greenwich Safer Neighbourhood Board Public Meeting

Published: 07 November 2017
Royal Borough Greenwich has an independent organisation ‘Safer Greenwich’ which runs the Greenwich Safer Neighbourhood Board. Safer Neighbourhood Boards are required to meet regularly  to hold the police to account and  to ensure communities are more closely involved in problem solving and crime prevention; They…

NHS GP Online Services

Published: 09 October 2017
You can now book appointments, order repeat prescriptions and even access your GP records online. It's quick, easy and your information is secure. GP online services are free and will allow you to take greater control of your health and wellbeing by increasing online access…

Dementia Friendly Greenwich Launch & Celebrating World Dementia Day!

Published: 18 August 2017
You are invited to our Dementia Friendly Greenwich Launch (part of the Forever Young event). Greenwich is working with employers and services to become a dementia inclusive Borough. Dementia awareness talks and activities will be running throughout the day including a free lunch. Launch at…
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