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Mental health services for looked after children and care leavers – new survey results

6th July 2020

NEWS: Healthy London Partnership (HLP) today (Monday, 6 July 2020) have published a report on the survey of mental health services for looked after children and care leavers. The report draws attention to themes emerging from a survey undertaken during 2019 of mental health services for looked after children and care leavers across London by […]

Fast-Track Cities June 2020 update

30th June 2020

Black lives matter As protests against racial injustice continue across the world, we’d like to make clear that the Fast-Track Cities London team stands firmly in solidarity with the Black community and the essential movement towards true equality, cooperation, respect, and inclusion. We believe our greatest strength is in standing together. We refuse racism, hatred […]

HIV testing for people who are homeless

9th June 2020

What happened? The COVID-19 pandemic has meant London has been working together to bring many people who experience homelessness into hotels across the city, so they can stay safe. This presented an opportunity to test many of these people for HIV and some other sexually transmitted diseases. Fast-Track Cities London has supported the Find and Treat homeless […]

Good Thinking’s response to COVID-19

2nd June 2020

Good Thinking continues to provide a critical component of the London public mental health response to COVID-19 as part of the public health systems resilience mental wellbeing workstream. For the latest from Good Thinking, please read our June newsletter. 20th April 2020 As the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) has evolved, the Good Thinking team has been […]

Mental health in schools toolkit relaunched

1st June 2020

Supporting children and young people with their emotional wellbeing and mental health is critical to help them achieve their potential. Since the coronavirus outbreak, many young people feel worried, anxious or isolated during these challenging times, but there are things we can all do to help and to prevent things from becoming more serious. From […]

DigitalHealth.London Accelerator opens for applications

29th May 2020

Digital products and services are currently providing vital innovation, support and capacity to the NHS during the response to COVID-19.  DigitalHealth.London opens applications to their flagship Accelerator programme for the next generation of digital health companies to transform health and care. Now in its fifth consecutive year, the NHS delivered programme, funded in part by […]

Checking in: Voices of young people during lockdown

28th May 2020

Healthy London Partnership, Partnership for Young London, and Tik Tok have been collaborating on a project to run a bi-weekly listening project with young people aged 14-24 in and around London to better understand their experience of Covid-19. This report is part of an ongoing research programme into how young people are getting on during […]

Fast-Track Cities April 2020 update

29th April 2020

Fast-Track Cities improvement projects Given this is such a challenging time for people and organisations, it has been fantastic to see so much creativity happening. We’ve seen how charities, clinicians and our statutory partners are continuing to support people living with HIV and carry on their vital services. The improvement community is made up of […]

Fast-Track Cities message from the Chairs 1 April 2020

1st April 2020

A message from the Co-Chairs of Fast-Track Cities London This is a challenging time for people and organisations all around London. It’s inspirational to see how people have come together to support all Londoners and particularly people living with HIV. Health transformation work across London is largely being paused, to make sure the maximum number […]