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

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.

Fri 03/03/2017

The Sexual Health Conference 2017 was held at St Paul's Centre Hammersmith again this year, on Thursday 23 February.
Download the presentations from the conference and workshops (PDFs).

Mon 20/02/2017

The North West London Collaborative of Clinical Commissioning Groups (NWL CCGs) and Healthy London Partnership (HLP) are seeking to work with local voluntary and charitable organisations to run a series of workshops to learn how personalised care plans could be used to improve public access to personal health budgets.

The workshops, each lasting up to 4hours, are for those with long term conditions (with two or more conditions) and for those with a learning disability and autism.