Local VCS

 Local VCS

Save The Date - Voluntary Sector in Kensington and Chelsea

RBKC is hosting an event that will offer voluntary and community organisations in our borough an opportunity to demonstrate the value you bring and difference you make to the borough. It will provide you with a chance to show your work and to help improve the knowledge and awareness among Councillors, Council Officers and other public service staff of the range of services the voluntary sector provides to our residents.

CEO Peer Network

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KCSC has been running a successful CEO peer network since 2014.

 

The network is available to any CEO/Director or equivalent working for a local Voluntary and Community Organisation or Community Interest Company in Kensington and Chelsea.

The objectives of the Peer network are to:

Launch of Self Care (social prescribing) Directory

KCSC has launched its Self-Care directory online.

In Kensington & Chelsea, Queens Park and Paddington, Voluntary and community organisations provide a range of services that contribute to greater health and wellbeing. These include services that are condition specific, like dementia support, relate to physical health such as exercise programmes and those that deal with aspects of mental health, such as befriending services or information and advice.

Community Living Well free activities

Community Living Well have a range of free self-care activities available for adults. Self-care is an approach to health and wellbeing which helps keep you well. Community Living Well wants to help people take more care of their mental and physical wellbeing, build social connections and access community opportunities. 

These activities will give you a chance to relax, meet people and receive support in your local community. The types of activities you can access include: