HOLD THE DATE – 3pm, 9 July Lambeth & Southwark Wellbeing network RELAUNCH

Lambeth and Southwark wellbeing network will be relaunching as a joint venture between both boroughs on Tuesday, 9 July from 3pm at the Employment Academy, 29 Peckham Rd, SE5 8UA http://www.employmentacademy.org.uk/contact/how-to-find-us/

The aim of this event is to share and discuss the latest knowledge and evidence on promoting wellbeing for all as well as decide how we might use this information to inform our work now Public Health are based within the local authority. For example; our work in children’s services on parenting, built environment and wellbeing and economic wellbeing. We will be hearing from Cllrs Jim Dickson and Catherine McDonald as well as a keynote speech from Dr Lynne Friedli (freelance researcher and author of the WHO report ‘Mental health, resilience and inequalities’ http://www.centreforwelfarereform.org/who-we-are/fellows/lynne-friedli.html) at 6pm with some wine and nibbles. There will be a session on how best to develop information and training for frontline staff and help to generate the top five tips for both boroughs around the ‘five ways to wellbeing’ to inform our social marketing work. http://www.neweconomics.org/publications/entry/five-ways-to-well-being-the-evidence

To get an idea of aims and content of previous networks held in Lambeth see:
http://www.lambethfirst.org.uk/lambethwellbeingnetworkmeetings

We do hope you will be able to join us for the afternoon, or do feel free to come along and hear Lynne speak in the evening if not.

Please share this with others who may be interested in finding out more on how the wellbeing agenda is relevant to their work or life!

Registration is free but pls email lucy.smith@southwark.gov.uk to book a place at the event.

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