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The Creative Arts Festival

Published: 04 June 2015
Saturday 6th June 2015 10pm - 4pm. Join us for a day of creativity with a showcase of students’ work from our wide range of adult education and community learning courses. Try your hand at a new skill with one of our taster classes, meet…

Plumstead Make Merry

Published: 03 June 2015
Saturday 6th June 2015 12pm-6pm on Plumstead Common. The Plumstead Make Merry is the longest-running community festival in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. Contrary to popular belief, the festival is not run by the council, and the council do not fund the infrastructure of the…

National Carers' Week

Published: 21 May 2015
This year National Carers’ Week is 8-14th June and is on the theme: “Building Carer-Friendly Communities.” In Greenwich, we’re celebrating the arrival of the fantastic new Carers’ Centre at the Stables, next to Charlton House, and publicising the support services available to carers in the…

Dementia Awareness Week

Published: 14 May 2015
The 17th-23rd May is Dementia Awareness Week. Dementia is a serious and progressive disease that can lead to memory loss and communication difficulties. However this does not mean sufferers of dementia have to stop doing the things they enjoy and love. Supported by the Alzheimer’s…

Alzheimers Society - Dementia Community Roadshow on 23rd April 2015

Published: 17 April 2015
The Alzheimers Society will be at General Gordon Square in Woolwich, SE18 6PW on Thursday 23rd April 10am - 4pm. The Dementia Community Roadshow will provide members of the public with information, advice and support about dementia. Visitors are able to receive free, tailored. and…

Woolwich Singers Perform at World Book Night on 23rd April 2015

Published: 13 April 2015
A fabulous opportunity to listen to the Woolwich Singers and to enjoy the book gifting of course! Woolwich Singers will be performing from 6.30pm on 23rd April 2015 at the Woolwich Library, 35 Wellington Street, Woolwich SE18 6HQ. Stay and listen to the World Book…

Autism Day Film Festival

Published: 10 April 2015
GREENWICH Carers Centre is hosting a Film Festival to raise Awareness on Autism. The Festival runs from the Monday to Friday 1st-25th April 2015 and between 8.30am-3.30pm. All the films have been chosen because they feature various aspects of Autism.  Films are between documentaries and…

New directory offers online gateway to care and support

Published: 20 March 2015
The new website will give residents easy access to health, wellbeing and social care services. Greenwich Community Directory was launched this week to serve as a single point of information and advice on services to help people to live well in Greenwich. Visit the Greenwich…

Carers' Forum Annual General meetings

Published: 17 February 2015
All unpaid carers are invited to the Carers' Forum meetings on 3 and 4 March 2015. There are two meeting times: morning session on Tuesday 3 March 9.45am to 1pm (limited places available)  evening session on 4 March 5.20pm to 7.30pm.  The meetings will take…

Woolwich Library to open on Sundays from 1st March

Published: 16 February 2015
London's busiest library will now be open between 12pm and 4pm every Sunday. Woolwich library will now be open on Sundays from 1 March, giving residents the chance to access the wide range of facilities on offer seven days a week. Important community hub  As…
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