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Employing someone to help with your caring responsibilities

Paid carers or personal assistants can help you and your loved one to live independently at home, helping out with shopping, meal preparation, help with medication and respite for family members. If you employ one – using your own money … Read More

Get Ready for Census 2021

Census 2021 will be the first digital-first survey. The census asks questions about individuals, their household, homes, employment, and religious beliefs. This year how homes are heated and sexuality will be new questions asked. All information is anonymised and the actual census … Read More

A practical guide to Healthy Ageing in Slough

Being able to stay healthy in later life is a crucial issue for all of us. Older people, particularly those with multiple long term conditions, including frailty, may not feel supported to look after their own health. This has a … Read More

Carer’s Coffee Morning with Kinder

Our thanks to Dr Kesar Sadhra from Manor Park Medical Centre Slough, who joined Kinder from Slough CVS for a very informative Q&A session and reassurance about the COVID-19 vaccine, at the Carers Coffee Morning last month, Kinder said, “Everyone on the … Read More

Web Resources for Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Alzheimer Support is a free service that assists families who have loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. Through our free search tool and nationwide database of Alzheimer’s care facilities, families who are in need of care for their loved … Read More

The Covid-19 vaccination – FAQ’s

We all have so many questions about the Covid-19 vaccination. Public Health Slough have provided a useful FAQ sheet to dispel some myths. FAQ sheet

We all need more Vitamin D

It’s important to take Vitamin D as you may have been indoors more than usual over the last 12 months. You should take 10 micrograms (400 IU) of vitamin D a day between October and early March to keep your … Read More

Time to Talk Campaign

#TimetoTalk is a new campaign from Resource Productions, together with Aik Saath and NHS East Berkshire CCG, that is encouraging young people & their parents/carers to talk about mental health. There’s a competition & one young person’s poem is going to get made … Read More

Covid-19 Vaccine – Make sure you know the facts and are sharing the correct information

Covid-19 vaccine – Frequently asked questions Download this information from Public Health Slough about commonly asked questions More information at https://www.publichealthslough.co.uk/campaigns/covidvaccine/

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