Knebworth Parish Council

Serving the people of Knebworth

Tags: Health

Stevenage Community Trust - Grants

Last week Stevenage Community Trust launched an appeal to support people living in our community who have been adversely affected by the current COVID-19 pandemic.

The Trust is extremely grateful to all those who have donated and must now ensure that these funds are used to help individuals and families most in need. To do this it is asking for your help. If your charity, school or voluntary organisation... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 17:00 by Claire Graham

Tags: Grants, Health

HCC Operation Shield - Local Support System

Herts County Council is working on the implementation of a new Local Support System, 'Operation Shield', to provide basic groceries to several thousand of our most vulnerable and isolated residents who are without a support network of friends and family. It is hoped that the scheme will be up and running by 27 March.

In the meantime, those interested in volunteering please sign up to #TeamHerts Volunteering... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 12:23 by Claire Graham

Tags: Health, News

Volunteer to help those affected by Coronavirus

Team Herts is collating names of people who would like to help those affected by the coronavirus.

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2020 17:59 by Claire Graham

Tags: Health

Stoptober

Find the support you need to quit smoking for Stoptober

Stoptober is back again for the seventh year running, and Hertfordshire County Council is encouraging smokers to take advantage of the free support available to help them quit for good.

Hertfordshire resident Vivian O'Reilly had been a smoker for over thirty years when she quit. She said: "I really didn't want to be smoking at 50 but also I had... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 09:41 by Claire Graham

Tags: Health

Patient Participation Group Meeting

There is a PPG meeting this evening with the focus on Help Yourself to Health at Knebworth Village Hall at 7.00pm.

The meeting is open to all.

Posted: Wed, 25 Jul 2018 19:00 by Claire Graham

Tags: Health

Herts Wellbeing Service Drop In session

Wednesday 30th August, 10.00am -11.00am
This presentation from the NHS Wellbeing team will provide you with information on how you can get support for any common mental health problems you may experience and to learn using techniques to manage them. We will also explore how you can support your own wellbeing and how to look for the keys signs of wellbeing difficulties in yourself and others.

No need... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:34 by Claire Graham

Tags: Health

A Healthier Future

Across England, NHS and social care organisations have been encouraged to work more closely together to deliver more effective, joined-up and affordable services.

In Hertfordshire and west Essex, councils, health and ambulance services, GPs, patient representative groups and the voluntary and community sector have been asked by the NHS to produce an improvement plan for the next five years.

These improvement... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Aug 2017 17:43 by Claire Graham

Tags: Health