Tag Archives: Mental Health

Volunteers needed for workshop on social isolation

Croydon Council is organising a small workshop focusing on social isolation and loneliness. The aim of the session is to record local stories relating to experiencing loneliness and social isolation as well as overcoming isolation or loneliness. The outcome of … Continue reading

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Have your say: NHS mental health services meeting, Nov 9

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Local museum appeals for help to be put in Rankin’s picture

A south London museum is appealing for your support in an online poll which could see it working with Rankin, the renowned portrait photographer. Bethlem Archives and Museum, just the other side of the borough boundary, is the only London … Continue reading

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Seni Lewis case raises “profound and frightening” issues

The death after police intervention of a 23-year-old IT graduate from South Norwood, Seni Lewis, was raised in the House of Commons yesterday by Croydon MP Steve Reed, who told parliament, “The questions that this case raises are profound and … Continue reading

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Lord Cashcroft’s magazine gives festive boost to Barwell

Ah. Tidings of comfort and joy. Croydon Central’s Gavin Barwell has been named as MP of the month by Total Politics magazine, for his work on his mental health reform private member’s bill. Well done Gav! Inside Croydon has welcomed … Continue reading

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Painful memories may lead to opening of the Shop of Hope

Matthews Yard hosted a packed charity benefit gig last night, where a moving reflection was heard from a Purley resident about her son’s suicide, as Patti Boyle sought backing to try to avoid other mothers losing their children in such … Continue reading

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Improve Your Health workshops: Nov 21, Dec 12

The next Let’s Improve Your Health workshops For people with Learning Disabilities are

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