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Tackling Air Pollution At School

30th September 2022

In this #AskAboutAsthma blog, we hear from Kat Roberts from Tackling Air Pollution At School (TAPAS). TAPAS is one of six Clean Air Networks funded by the Government’s Strategic Priorities Fund ‘Clean Air Programme’ and is working to tackle the impact of air pollution on children’s lung health.

Making the invisible visible – where health meets housing

30th September 2022

Did you know that the average person spends 90% of their lifetime indoors? If you are 40 years old, that’s a massive 36 years. We spend so much time indoors that we should be called the indoor generation! Sure, there are lots of studies, evidence and awareness of what contributes to outdoor pollution and how […]

New funding and support programme for London’s Social Prescribing Innovators

26th September 2022

Healthy London Partnership is launching a new pilot programme to support London’s Social Prescribing Link Workers to improve the delivery of social prescribing services in primary care. Successful applicants will receive up to £10,000 in grant funding and six months of dedicated support to tackle a challenge they face through the delivery of a specific […]

A day in the life of Ollalo House and the UCLH Find & Treat team

15th August 2022

Earlier this year, on the Homeless Health (HH) team, we were given the opportunity to visit two award winning health and care services aimed at supporting individuals experiencing homelessness. Here is how we got on and what we learned during the visit. We spent the morning learning about the incredible support that is offered at […]

South Asian queer men invited to share their views on inclusivity at brunch event

28th July 2022

On Saturday 6 August 2022, PrEPster, a voluntary group of London-based HIV activists, will be hosting a free brunch, provided by Love Tank CIC (Community Interest Group) at The Glass House in Bethnal Green to find out more about what South Asian queer men need to thrive and survive in a safe space. The event […]

Remembering Glyn Cridland

16th June 2022

Digital Communications Lead for Thrive LDN, passed away on 27 May, after collapsing due to an undiagnosed heart condition the previous Thursday. He was surrounded by his closest friends and died peacefully. A tragic loss of a wonderful person – Glyn was a much-loved and very highly valued member of the Thrive LDN team, as […]