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Croydon asthma champion programme 2019-2020

15th September 2020

by Jo Massey and Jakki Sutherland (also known as CHAH Asthma) We are the Children’s Asthma Service in Croydon, part of the Children’s Hospital at Home Team at Croydon Health Services NHS Trust.  There are two of us in our team, and we are both full time Children’s Asthma Nurse Specialists. We have a real […]

Medicines optimisation in asthma – Role of a Paediatric Specialist Pharmacist

14th September 2020

by Sukeshi Makhecha, Specialist Paediatric Asthma Pharmacist, Royal Brompton and Evelina Hospitals Asthma deaths in the UK are amongst the highest in Europe, with children being the most vulnerable, particularly the adolescent population. Yet frustratingly the figures do not seem to be improving, despite the fact that most are avoidable. So I decided to join […]

Working together to end HIV stigma in London

9th September 2020

Following a pause of the Fast-Track Cities London stigma subgroup, we’ve now reconvened so we can review the plans we developed together with the HIV community and sector to end stigma in London. Back in January and February we heard from over 100 people and agencies about what London should do to end the stigma around HIV. […]

Fast-Track Cities September 2020 update

9th September 2020

Watch our videos All our past videos and webinars can be found on the Healthy London Partnership You Tube channel on our Fast-Track Cities playlist here. Read about and watch previous webinars here.   Working together to end stigma Following a pause of the Fast-Track Cities London stigma subgroup, we’ve now reconvened so we can review […]

Fast-Track Cities August 2020 update

27th August 2020

Watch the latest webinar Over 150 people joined us live last Tuesday for the second Fast-Track Cities London webinar. This time it was on on COVID-19, inequalities and BAME communities: implications for HIV prevention. It was presented by Professor Kevin Fenton, our Co-Chair and London’s Regional Director for Public Health England. Read more about it […]

Managing health and wellbeing during COVID-19 – Good Thinking shares insights report

19th August 2020

Good Thinking, London’s digital mental wellbeing service, has published its first COVID-19 Insights Report. The report includes information about how people are using the website, and how this has changed through COVID-19. It also includes key insights from an ongoing research programme that Good Thinking has been working on with Partnership for Young London and […]

Good Thinking partners with tomo to help Londoners build healthy habits to improve wellbeing

9th August 2020

Good Thinking, the NHS-approved digital mental wellbeing service for London, has partnered with tomo, an app expertly designed to support you with many of life’s obstacles, including social anxiety, poor sleep and keeping on top of everyday tasks. Combining digital peer support with proven therapeutic techniques, the friendly tomo bot suggests habits that will improve […]

Online training package for health professionals release first mental health module on eating disorders

14th July 2020

We are delighted to announce the launch of our first mental health module on eating disorders. London’s dynamic e-learning portal for acute paediatric health professionals is now in its second year, with 871 paediatric representatives registered from across all 30 acute hospital sites in London. Developed by Healthy London Partnership, in collaboration with Health Education […]