Cold weather can be very harmful, especially for people aged 65 or older, people with long term health conditions, carers and pregnant women.
We’d like to encourage our residents to enjoy the weather but stay safe and keep cool over the hot periods.
Today Time to Change Waltham Forest is launching its Champions Fund – a £10,000 pot of money to help residents with personal experience challenge mental health stigma where they live.
On Thursday 19 July, 10am to 4pm, Waltham Forest Council is hosting an illegal tobacco roadshow in Waltham Forest Town square
It’s Mental Health Awareness Week 14 to 20 May 2018 and this year’s theme is ‘Stress, are we coping?’
As the warm weather of summer approaches we will like to encourage our residents to enjoy the weather but stay safe and keep cool over the hot periods
Here are some top tips:
Stay out of the heat when very hot:
- Stay out of the sun when it is very hot
- Don't go out between 11am and 3pm (the hottest part of the day) especially if you're vulnerable to the effects of heat.
Cool yourself down: