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Greenwich Home Support service has now started

Published: 04 July 2016
On Monday 4 July the Greenwich Home Support service started in Greenwich. The three main Provider will be working in the following areas Locality Council Ward Home Care Provider Eltham Eltham North, Eltham West, Eltham South, Coldharbour and New Eltham, Middle Park & Sutcliffe Care…

Greenwich Safeguarding Adults - New Website

Published: 08 June 2016
Residents can find out about the valuable work of the Royal Greenwich Safeguarding Adults Board via a new website, which is now live.  The board is independent of the council and is made up of a number of different agencies including the NHS, Council, Police,…

Carers Week - Helping to Build Carer Friendly Communities

Published: 01 June 2016
National Carers Week is being celebrated from 6 to 12 June. In acknowledging the difficulties that caring for someone can sometimes bring, we would like to offer our support by informing you of some notable organisations that are able to give information and advice around your caring role;…

Celebrate supportive relationships in Mental Health Awareness Week

Published: 13 May 2016
The Royal Borough is hosting a number of events throughout the week of 16 to 22 May. This year the theme is healthy and supportive relationships and their importance in maintaining good mental health. The Greenwich Mental Health and Wellbeing Forum, which represents a range…

Charlton Athletic Community Trust Win Football League Community Club of the Year

Published: 25 April 2016
Charlton Athletic Community Trust (CACT) has prevailed at the Football League Awards after being announced Community Club of the Year at the annual ceremony held in Manchester on April 17th. CACT have been recognised as the Football League club community scheme that best demonstrates success…

Would you open your life to support someone with special needs?

Published: 11 April 2016
A service that helps residents with disabilities to enjoy a full and independent life is looking to recruit new carers. Royal Greenwich Shared Lives is a unique initiative which recruits ordinary people within the local community to provide accommodation, care and support for adults with…

More buildings assessed for their accessibility

Published: 24 March 2016
Another 17 council and public buildings are being added to a website detailing their accessibility to people with disabilities. The buildings - whose inclusion reflects suggestions from members of the public - include a dance school, a children's centre, two supermarkets, a yacht club, a…

World Autism Awareness Day

Published: 24 March 2016
The Royal Borough of Greenwich is teaming up with local organisations, including Royal Museums Greenwich, to mark World Autism Awareness Day on Saturday 2 April 2016. An information event takes place at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich SE10 9NF, between 10am and 4pm. The free…

Thamesmead Bike Day

Published: 03 March 2016
The Royal Borough of Greenwich, Now’s the Time (NTT) and Trust Thamesmead are teaming up for Thamesmead Bike Day – Sunday 6th March! Based around the Thamesmead Leisure Centre it’s going to be a great family day with lots of activities to get people cycling for…

Have your say on mental health care services

Published: 25 February 2016
The Royal Borough is asking residents who have a mental health condition, or who know of someone that does, for their views about local services. It wants to hear what people think about mental health counselling and community support services, and any suggestions for how…
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