We’re an independent, place-based foundation. We work with Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and others to improve the health of people in the London boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark.

Our impact investing: one year on

Since we committed to our first investment, we have learned a lot about where we can focus to best achieve our goals and what some of the key challenges are going to be. Our Investment Director, Anita Bhatia, shares learnings from our first year of impact investing into healthcare and the determinants of health.

Exploring the financial lives of people with long-term conditions

Our new research project, FinWell, aims to better understand how financial habits impact people's health.

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Two leaders in investment and technology join our board

We’re delighted to welcome Yasemin Lamy and Paul Brown, two innovative leaders, to our board of Trustees.

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NHS rainbow badge set for national rollout

Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust has introduced rainbow badges to signal inclusivity for LGBT+ patients.

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We partner with others and fund projects to help tackle major urban health issues through our programmes

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We provide charitable funding for staff at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

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Our programme on childhood obesity

We support projects focused on creating healthier food environments to impact the relationship between child obesity and deprivation.

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Our programme on multiple long-term conditions

We support projects that focus on slowing down the progression of people at highest risk of developing multiple conditions.

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Support fundraising

Our fundraising for Guy’s, St Thomas’ and Evelina London hospitals helps make brilliant ideas come to life.

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My Charity Story

Our campaign to inspire Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation staff to get funding to improve their hospitals and patient experience.

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Our projects

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Our approach

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Our hospitals

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What makes us different

Place. We work in the London boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark, supporting new approaches to health and sharing insights and learning with anyone facing similar challenges.

Focus. Our programmatic approach focuses on a few complex health issues at a time. Currently we’re aiming to reduce childhood obesity and slow down people's progression to multiple long-term conditions.

Connecting. We bring great minds together, within and outside the NHS, to come at problems from different angles. And we collaborate, partnering with anyone – here and in other cities - to find, develop and deliver the best possible approaches to better health

Vision. Great ideas sometimes need the space and resource to fly and to reach their potential – so we take a long-term view with a very open mind

Impact. We’re led by evidence and focussed on outcomes – always testing, evaluating, learning and adapting for greater results. By combining our resources with others, we create the kind of firepower that achieves meaningful change now and for future generations.

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