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Woolwich Singers Community Choir

Published: 10 October 2016
Woolwich Singers meet weekly for a session of singing at Woolwich Town Hall. Woolwich Singers are a friendly, cheerful community choir, singing a bit of everything - pop songs (present and past), songs from musicals and shows, jazz and much more. It's about singing together…

World Mental Health Day

Published: 06 October 2016
Oxleas NHS have joined forces with partners from across Greenwich for a major celebration in General Gordon Square in Woolwich on Saturday 8 October 2016 to mark World Mental Health Day. This year’s theme is Dignity in Mental Health – psychological and mental health first…

Greenwich Safeguarding Adults - New Website

Published: 19 September 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,…

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…
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