Health & Wellbeing Voluntary Organisations Forum

A strategic forum for voluntary organisations interested in health improvement and reduction of health inequalities in Kensington & Chelsea, Queen’s Park and Paddington.  The aim of the forum is to:

  • Ensure the voluntary and community sector in Kensington Chelsea are informed and engaged in all relevant matters relating to the health and wellbeing of local residents
  • Ensure that the voice of the voluntary and community organisations delivering health and wellbeing services are heard in aiming to reduce health inequalities and able to influence local decision making particularly within Kensington and Chelsea's Health and Wellbeing Board and the West London Clinical Commissioning Group 
  • Ensure that the sector is central to the delivery of health and wellbeing services for local residents

Please contact us if you have ideas for the next meeting - issues you think are important to discuss, or research/information you would like to present
Angela Spence
020 7243 9800

Health & Wellbeing News

Fri 18/08/2017

People registered with a GP or a resident in Kensington and Chelsea, Queen’s Park and Paddington to benefit from improved extended hours GP services

Tue 11/07/2017

We know that there are many questions to be answered, some we wish would come sooner than others. No one can imagine the pain and ongoing suffering of those who survived their loved ones. Not knowing the full extent of what happened and why. I hope the public enquiry however controversial it appears right now will uncover the truth. It is probably right to suggest that until this happens the community as we know it will not begin to heal.   

Tue 09/05/2017

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea has appointed a new local partnership and Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust (CNWL) to deliver sexual health services from April 2017. The new three-year contracts will deliver sexual health services including sexual health awareness, HIV support, contraception and sexual transmitted infections (STIs) screening.

Thu 09/03/2017

In the following weeks Healthwatch Central West London will be talking with groups and individuals across Hammersmith & Fulham, Kensington & Chelsea, and Westminster, to find out where people go for information, complaints, advice, and support, and how easy or difficult it is to find what they need.