HWCWL Covid-19 Survey Results

How the Covid-19 outbreak is affecting you and your loved ones   209 local residents responded to our question,“how is the Covid-19 outbreak affecting you and your loved ones?” We have presented these responses as an infographic for you to read and share. We would like to thank everyone who responded to us at a time when many are feeling the direct effects of Covid-19 …

Westminster Befriend A Family services are now online

Westminster Befriend a Family (WBAF) is supporting young people and families affected by Covid-19 with online and telephone mentoring and befriending. Recognising the effect these tough times have on mental health and wellbeing, WBAF’s network of volunteers is there for families and young people at risk of social isolation who live in Westminster. With 30 …

Free Workshops for Wellbeing made available online

Be inspired, learn something new and build connections with others. The Advocacy Project’s workshops for wellbeing have been rescheduled to place online via Zoom. The Advocacy Project have put extra precautions in to make sure the workshops are secure online, and you can now register for the event on the Advocacy Project website. You will …

Stay alert to Covid-19 Scams

Friends Against Scams is a National Trading Standards Scams Team initiative, which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering people to take a stand against scams. Scams cost the UK economy £5-£10 Billion a year 53% of people over 65 have been targeted by scams Only 5% of scams are …

Support for Financial Anxiety during the Covid-19 lockdown

Financial Anxiety: Information and guidance about finances and employment during the lockdown   We asked Central West London residents, “how is the Covid-19 outbreak affecting you?” 15% of the people who responded to our survey said that financial worries were having the most significant impact on them, following the outbreak of Covid-19 and the national …