Tag Archives: Lambeth

On a roll – #dementiachallengers look forward to 2013!

“Never underestimate how a small group of committed people can change the world – indeed it is the only thing that ever has” – Margaret Mead. I used this quote once before on my blog when we first set up … Continue reading

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YESSS!!!!!!!!!!

I think Simona Florio, the wonderful co-ordinator of the Healthy Living Club in Lambeth, was teasing when she announced to the world early yesterday that life would now be easier for everyone at the club… How many others, like me, were … Continue reading

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An amazing story! The Healthy Living Club. Inclusive, enabling and fun!

I love stories. I love the way they can capture good practice and inspire others.     And what a story this is… I honestly can’t remember what it was that first grabbed my imagination about the Healthy Living Club. A few … Continue reading

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Round up of “In my shoes” – Dementia Awareness, Week 12

So, we have been running this series for 12 weeks.  TWELVE WEEKS! A series to raise awareness of dementia. So what have we achieved? Quite a lot, I think, judging by the increased readership and the way that people are … Continue reading

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In the shoes of … Simona Florio | Co-ordinator | The Healthy Living Club

I spotted the work of the Healthy Living Club on Twitter and was intrigued. The club has a bit of everything – effective community development, peer support, reciprocal collaboration with other local organisations… This was just the kind of small project with BIG … Continue reading

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