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

How a COVID-19 financial shield can protect the health of those on low-incomes

The combined financial and health crisis in the wake of COVID-19 will likely hit those with long-term health conditions and on low incomes the hardest. Our blog explores how we're supporting a new scheme to shield those at risk of financial insecurity, and protect their health.

COVID-19: how we're responding to the pandemic

We're committed to minimising the impact of COVID-19 on our local communities and partners. Over the coming months we'll be adapting our work in response to a changing environment to support our most affected communities and plan ahead.

The collective responsibility for urban health

Chief Executive Kieron Boyle shares what we've learnt from COVID-19 about health in cities.

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Implementing a community research model into our work

Working to address the inherent inequalities built into many traditional research practices. 

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Examining how technologies are addressing air pollution

Researching the existing gaps and opportunities to tackle air pollution with Bethnal Green Ventures.

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Are you an organisation tackling urban health issues looking for funding and partnership?

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Our programme on childhood obesity

We support projects promoting healthy food and physical activity to tackle high rates of childhood obesity in urban areas. 

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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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Our programme on the health effects of air pollution

We support projects that focus on addressing the health effects of air pollution in our inner-city area.

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Supporting the NHS during COVID-19

The coronavirus outbreak is like no other for Guy’s, St Thomas’ and Evelina London hospitals. Find out how you can support the staff at our hospitals during this crisis.

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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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