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Extra Care Information Day - Monday 20 August 2018

Session One: 10:00 – 11:30 Session Two: 13:00 – 14:30 The Council Chamber, Civic Offices, Bridge Street* Come along and find out about 2 new Extra Care Schemes opening in Reading: Huntley Place, Greenpark, Reading 1 and 2 bed flats available for Leasehold, Shared Ownership…

Meet the Maasai Warriors at Palmer Park - Sunday 2nd September 2018

Come and join a Cultural  Celebration on 2nd September 2018 at Palmer Park to meet the Maasai Warriors. 1 pm - 6 pm at Palmer Park, Reading, RG6 1DN Come & enjoy a Game with the Maasai Warriors Watch them perrform a Traditional Dance Fashion…

Hot Weather Alert - Tips for sun safety and improving hydration

Top advice for being sun safe if outdoors for more than 20 minutes between 11am-3pm: wear UV sunglasses, preferably wraparound, to reduce UV exposure to the eyes, walk in the shade, apply sunscreen of at least SPF15 with UVA protection, wear a hat and light…

Parkinson's UK Self-Management Programme in Reading - Autumn 2018

We are pleased to announce that Parkinson’s UK will be running a face to face self-management group in Reading / Henley this autumn. Self-management groups bring 12 people with Parkinson’s, partners and carers together in a local venue. There’ll be printed information about self-management to…

Citizens Advice Reading - Open Course Programme Autumn 2018

The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing information and advice, and by influencing policymakers. Citizens Advice Reading Training Services offer a range of training courses for front line workers who provide information and advice to clients as…

Water safety in hot weather

During the hot weather lots of people are enjoying using pools and areas of water to cool down. However, it's important to remember water safety, especially for babies and young children who should NEVER be left unattended in or near water at any time. It's…

Zero Tolerance - Oxford Against Cutting Summer 2018 Campaign

Working together for greater impact to end Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) FGM is a public health concern and can cause both short and long-term health complications, physical and psychological, not only for the women and girls affected but also their families and friends. With global…

Film screening: Resilience; the Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope - Thursday 4 October 2018

We are pleased to invite you to the screening of the film ‘Resilience; the Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope’ which will be shown in the Council Chamber at Reading Borough Council (Bridge Street, RG1 2LU), on Thursday 4th October from 2:30 pm -5:00 pm.…

Be Clear on Cancer - Blood in pee campaign 2018

Lives in the South East at risk by not looking for an important sign of bladder and kidney cancer Blood in pee is a key symptom of bladder and kidney cancer, yet only 20% of those most at risk in the South East  – aged…

Mental Wellbeing Self Management Peer Group - August 2018

Taking care of our mental wellbeing is as essential as looking after our physical health. 1 in 4 of us will experience a mental health illness at any one time. We invite you to register and book your place to join the Self Management Peer…
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