Regular Events and Networking
The Mosaic Community Trust facilitates regular events for residents within the Church Street area. These events are a good opportunity for networking and relationship building, providing a better understanding between local health service providers and the residents of Church Street. Read on to find out more…
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Open Day
The Community Health Champions attended this event and were part of a team to raise the profile of the Community Champions Hub.
Westminster Patient Improvement Team – Consultations with the Patient Improvement Team
At this event the Community Health Champions gave feedback on the service provided by GPs in Westminster.
Visits – from local service providers – Health Trainers, Vital Regenerations Future Plans, PDT Employment advisers, The Rain Trust and the Smokeless Team
Regular visitors have supported and involved the Community Health Champions in further community work.
Church Street Doctors’ Surgeries
The Community Health Champions visited doctor’s surgeries and health and well-being services in the Church Street area to establish closer links with the Church Street Community and existing support services.
Involvement in Patient Participation Groups
Some of the Community Health Champions are joining PPG’s at their doctor’s surgeries.
Reaching out to other communities
The Community Health Champions regularly reach out to and network with other communities interested in becoming Community Health Champions.
Introduction to Books On Prescription
Community Health Champions attended the Books on Prescription event and reviewed some of these books for their relevance.
Parent Group Meetings – Gateway School, Edward Wilson School, Fisherton Pre-School
Community Health Champions are promoting healthy eating at several local schools.
Screening for Employment by Welfare to Work
Community Health Champions were supported in finding employment opportunities.
Westminster Health Trainers – Health Check – MOT
Women in Church Street were encouraged to undertake a Health Check MOT.