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Help change attitudes towards mental ill health

A group to help change attitudes and behaviour towards people with mental health issues has been set up in the borough.

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Events

Stop Smoking Clinic - Bellingham Green Surgery Free

Bellingham GreenBellingham Green Surgery 
19 February 9am to 1pm

Free and friendly support from the stop smoking team

Stop Smoking Clinic - Downham Leisure Centre Free

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 
19 February 4pm to 7pm

Free and friendly help from the stop smoking service

Stop Smoking Clinic - Honor Oak Practice Free

Honor Oak Practice 
20 February 9am to 12 noon

Free and friendly help from the stop smoking team

Stop Smoking Clinic - Catford Library Free

Catford Library 
20 February 1pm to 4.30PM

Free and friendly support from the stop smoking service

Stop Smoking Clinic - Downham Leisure Centre Free

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 
21 February 10am to 2.30PM

Free and friendly help from the stop smoking service

Age Exchange day care (dementia) Free

Conrad Court (Deptford) 
21 February 11am to 3pm

Dementia Day Care for people with dementia and their carers. Age Exchange is a national centre for Reminiscence Arts and dementia intervention, aiming to reduce isolation in older people.

Kaleidoscope cafe under 65's dementia group Free

Age Exchange 
21 February 11am to 1pm

Fortnightly art group for under 65’s living with young onset dementia and their carers. Age Exchange is a national centre for Reminiscence Arts and dementia intervention

Stop Smoking Clinic - South Lewisham Group Practice Free

 
21 February  12 noon to 5pm

Free and friendly support from the stop smoking service

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Apply for a grant to make your home accessible

Disabled facilities grant