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KCSC Annual Report 2018/19

We are pleased to introduce our annual report for 2018/19 in which you will be able to read about the work and impact of Kensington and Chelsea Social Council (KCSC) over the year, and see how we have managed all of the funds received.

This year we have designed our annual report differently and moved to an online only full version, seeking to reduce our carbon footprint and to demonstrate our activities and impact more effectively. We hope you enjoy reading the new-look report.

Preparing for a ‘no deal’ Brexit and Government guidance on handling EU data

With the 31 October Brexit deadline fast approaching, we have gathered some resources shared with us by The FSI and a survey looking at the voluntary sector's capacity to support Europeans and their families stay in the UK post Brexit. 

Preparing for a ‘no-deal Brexit’

The Foundation for Social Improvement (FSI) has shared resources looking at Brexit challenges and tips on engaging the new government. The FSI is recommending that organisations use GOV.UK’s Triage Tool. 

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: