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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…

A Taste of Health Cookery Clubs

Published: 17 February 2016
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…

Go dry this January

Published: 01 January 2016
The Royal Borough of Greenwich is backing Dry January, a campaign designed to encourage people to give their bodies a break after Christmas by drinking less alcohol during the first 31 days of 2016. Alcohol consumption is the leading cause of preventable ill health and…

Christmas Activities at The Stables SE7

Published: 09 December 2015
Join The Stables SE7 in a host of Christmas activities from the 14th - 18th December and get into the festive spirit. The Stables will be hosting Christmas carol sing-a-longs, a Christmas lunch, and choirs from the local school (keep an eye out for Father…

January Activities at The Stables SE7

Published: 09 December 2015
The Stables SE7 is hosting and range of activities thorughout January 2016 to support carers and those they care for. Whether you're looking for advice and guidance, want to take a break and have some time to yourself, or just need someone to talk to,…

Stay safe and get the flu jab

Published: 30 November 2015
The Royal Borough has teamed up once again this year with NHS Greenwich Clinical Commissioning Group in backing a national drive to help people stay well over the colder months. NHS England’s campaign Stay Well This Winter also coincides with a national flu vaccination programme…

Greenwich receives national health award for diabetes prevention service

Published: 30 November 2015
A team delivering a pioneering education programme for people with Type 2 diabetes in the Royal Borough of Greenwich has won a prestigious national award in recognition of “developing innovative ways” to enhance their service. The Greenwich team, which delivers a programme called Walking Away…

Free testing lined up for Sexual Health Week

Published: 23 November 2015
Free confidential HIV testing and advice on sexual health are on offer for Greenwich Sexual Health Week as part of a campaign to encourage residents to take control of their wellbeing. The Royal Borough was the first local authority in the country to offer residents…
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