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    Do you care for someone who is physically or mentally ill or disabled?
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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.

Events

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

Health Talk: Diabetes, on the clinical frontline... Free

Lewisham Library 
18 December 7pm to 8pm

Diabetes therapy and intervention saves lives every year. We talk to Dr Gostling who reports from the frontline what that therapy looks like and what challenges he faces as a practitioner. Free refreshments provided in partnership with FareShare.

Stop Smoking Clinic - Honor Oak Practice Free

Honor Oak Practice 
19 December 9am to 12 noon

Free and friendly help from the stop smoking team

Stop Smoking Clinic - Catford Library Free

Catford Library 
19 December 1pm to 4.30PM

Free and friendly support from the stop smoking service

Stop Smoking Clinic - Downham Leisure Centre Free

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

Free and friendly help from the stop smoking service

Age Exchange day care (dementia) Free

Conrad Court (Deptford) 
20 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.

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