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Open House Festival 2020

This year's Open House is running over its normal forthcoming weekend (19-20 September 2020) but then also extending until 27 September. The Festival is providing a more varied programme than ever with nine days of original films, model buildings to make at home, loads of fascinating guided walks all around London, building tours and much more. Full information is on their website.

Focus On... West Norwood - Lambeth Council

Shop Local! Good to see Lambeth promoting local businesses in the West Norwood town centre. Councillor Matthew Bennett paid a visit to cafes, including Sweet Carolina, to find out how they have been getting on.

Lambeth local support for better health

Covid-19 has made people really think about their health, and free help with losing weight is available in Lambeth to get you back on track. Lambeth Public Health supports the Government’s Better Health campaign – helping adults of any age reset their lives starting with a few healthy changes. 

Become a foster carer, become a hero

Fostering for children in Lambeth means taking a child into your home and welcoming them into your family. This is likely to be at a difficult time when they will really be in need a lot of love, support and stability. When you become a foster carer, you become a local hero, says Lambeth Council:

Community Connectors Course October 2020

Community Connectors are local people who link others in their local community with activities and organisations that can help improve their quality of life.  Lots of people in Lambeth do this naturally on a daily basis in unpaid capacities with no training or formal support, whilst others do it as part of a structured volunteering role in local community organisations.