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    Do you care for someone who is physically or mentally ill or disabled?
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    Transition support to adult services for young people aged 17+

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Council services over the Christmas and New Year period

Find out about changes to council services over the Christmas and New Year period.

News

Local businesses recognised for their role in tackling obesity

Local businesses that have pledged their support for the Sugar Smart Lewisham campaign were praised at a celebration event held at the Civic Suite in Catford today, Thursday 15 November.

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Events

Stop Smoking Clinic - Downham Leisure Centre Free

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 
13 December 10am to 2.30PM

Free and friendly help from the stop smoking service

Age Exchange day care (dementia) Free

Conrad Court (Deptford) 
13 December 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 
13 December 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

 
13 December  12 noon to 5pm

Free and friendly support from the stop smoking service

Stop Smoking Clinic - Wells Park Practice Free

Wells ParkWells Park Practice 
13 December 2pm to 5pm

Free and friendly support from the stop smoking team

Stop Smoking Clinic - Bellingham Green Surgery Free

Bellingham GreenBellingham Green Surgery 
18 December 9am to 1pm

Free and friendly support from the stop smoking team

Carers Coffee Morning  Free

Carers Lewisham, Waldram Place, Forest Hill, SE23 2LB 
18 December 10.30AM to 12.30PM

Would you like to get out of the house and meet other carers in similar situations to your own?

Stop Smoking Clinic - Downham Leisure Centre Free

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 
18 December 4pm to 7pm

Free and friendly help from the stop smoking service

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