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    Film by Bloomsbury patient network support group receives premiere

    13 November 2018

    A short film that tackles perceptions of HIV and encourages others to live proudly with their diagnosis has received its world premiere. Produced by patient support group, the Bloomsbury Network, ‘A Life Beyond’ is about six inspiring people who refuse to be defined by HIV.  The screening took place on Monday night at the Institute […]

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    Walking for health in Brent

    13 November 2018

    A group of former substance misusers are taking part in a project that is looking at the linkage between exercise and wellbeing. The group, who are all members of CNWL’s Recovery Day Programme (RDP) in Brent, are all seeing how many steps they can walk for the next month and are calculating this with the […]

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    CNWL’s sexual health outreach team wins clinic of the year at Noscars

    13 November 2018

    A CNWL  sexual health promotion team that offers screening for STIs ,advice and information  to vulnerable groups won the Clinic of the Year Award at the nOSCARS last night; an annual awards ceremony hosted by HIV charity NAZ that highlights the programmes and volunteers making a difference in minority communities. CLASH – Central London Action […]

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    We have updated our Carers Information Pack

    13 November 2018

    Our Carers Information Pack has been designed for carers who are supporting a loved one with (not limited to): Chronic mental health conditions Disability Eating disorders Addiction Mental health problems The leaflet answers some of the questions carers may have and includes details of support networks available to them. Download the pack (PDF)

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    CNWL staff mark Occupational Therapy Week

    12 November 2018

    This week (5-11 November 2018) is Occupational Therapy Week. Occupational Therapy Week is an opportunity to celebrate the occupational therapy profession. Occupational therapists are encouraged to be loud and proud about the work they do. People who benefit from occupational therapy can also talk about their experience. Our staff have been busy on Twitter sharing […]

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    Sustainability Transformation Partnership (STP) update- November 2018

    9 November 2018

    The November edition of North London Partners’ STP update is out now. Download the newsletter (PDF).

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    NHS offering health advice clinics in response to concerns raised by the North Kensington community

    9 November 2018

    West London Clinical Commissioning Group has issued the following statement, which you can also download here (opens PDF): “The NHS is responding to heightened health concerns within the North Kensington community by holding drop-in health advice clinics in November. The move follows reports of suspected soil contamination after the Grenfell Tower fire. The NHS is […]

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    Planning for the future at CNWL

    9 November 2018

    Seven CNWL health professionals have taken their first steps towards becoming registered nurses. The group are students on a two-year nursing associate programme, which is run in partnership with Buckinghamshire New University and Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (MKUH). They joined 20 others from MKUH. They were welcomed in their studies by Mercy […]

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    New mental health unit for children in London opens this month

    7 November 2018

    Lavender Walk, a new inpatient unit for children with mental health difficulties, opens on Monday 12 November. The unit, next to Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in Kensington, will provide 12 inpatient beds for people aged between 13 and 18 from across North West London who are experiencing severe mental health difficulties and need to be […]

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    Latest Harrow Carers bulletin out now

    6 November 2018

    Harrow Carers is an independent charity and the lead carers support agency in Harrow. In this edition you will find all the latest updates on their upcoming events, training workshops as well as the allotment. View the bulletin online.

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