What we're learning from our work improving health in our communities
Social prescribing has gone from the margins to the mainstream over the last few years. Our Programme Manager, Kate Langford, explores the key shifts in culture and practice needed to help scale social prescribing to something that every healthcare professional has in their toolbox.
A report looking at opportunities for market-based solutions to childhood obesity, focusing on the growing number of ‘challenger brands’ and products and how they can address the unmet need for healthy, affordable food options for families on low incomes.
A programme involving local businesses in solutions to child obesity.
"Just one thing after another": Living with Multiple Conditions explores how it feels to live with multiple long-term health conditions (MLTCs).
We've looked at data and talked with local people to learn more about how and why people progress to multiple conditions.
I have some connection with this interesting new research; not only is the Richmond Group of Charities, of which Age UK is a member, working with Guy’s and St Thomas’ Charity on a new taskforce on multiple conditions, I have lived in Lambeth for most of my life.
Research by the FrameWorks Institute into how health experts and people in Lambeth and Southwark think about obesity.