10
OCT
2018

Invitation to free Leicester health event

The power of music and sport will be harnessed to promote health messages at a community event taking place in Leicester later this month. A gospel choir, featuring some members with sickle cell disease, will perform at the free event being staged to spread messages about the... Read More →
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07
SEP
2018

Event to spread prostate cancer message to African Caribbean men

A video featuring the personal experiences of men with prostate cancer will be showcased in Leicester at an event to raise awareness of the disease among African Caribbean men. The inspiring 12-minute clip highlights the heightened risk for men from black and minority ethnic... Read More →
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31
AUG
2018

Body art showing perceptions of health and mental wellbeing

An exhibition to showcase perceptions of health and mental wellbeing of local people across Leicester using body art starts on 29 September 2018. The ‘Remedies and Reasons’ exhibition will run until 13 October, and explores a deeper more personal view of what health... Read More →
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29
AUG
2018

Exciting new weekly group in partnership with LCFC

    An exciting new group in conjunction with Leicester City Football Club is starting on Thursday 20th September 2018. The group will meet on a weekly basis for 12 weeks from 10am-12 midday at Belgrave Neighbourhood Centre, Rothley Street, Leics LE4 6LF. The cost is £1... Read More →
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16
AUG
2018

Workshop for patients and public to discuss ideas for research

Workshop on British South Asian narratives of diabetes On Wednesday 27th June 2018, we jointly hosted a workshop with the University of Oxford at the Leicester Diabetes Centre, and invited 30 individuals to learn from each other about British South Asian experiences of Type 2... Read More →
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02
AUG
2018

Wellbeing Matters – FREE Events

The University of Leicester has organised a series of free events as part of the Health Matters programme funded by the Edith Murphy Foundation. The events focus on general health and wellbeing and are open to anyone and everyone, from young to old! The free events which start... Read More →
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18
JUL
2018

Fitness taster sessions delivered to Leicestershire’s Traveller Community

Special fitness taster sessions have been staged in Leicestershire in bid to address the healthcare concerns of members of the Gypsy and Travellers community. The Centre for BME Health alongside NIHR CLAHRC East Midlands and the Centre organised a series of events during Gypsy... Read More →
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18
MAY
2018

Stall Holder Registration NOW OPEN for the BIG HEALTH CONNECT Event 22 October 2018

Stall holder registration is now open for the BIG HEALTH CONNECT Event Monday 22 October 2018 at Moat Community College. Following on from the success of last year’s event, this time it will be even bigger and better. For further information or to register a stall at the... Read More →
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15
MAY
2018

FREE Outdoor Gym Programme – open to all

    Did you know that Leicester has more than 30 outdoor gyms across the city which are free to use! Leicester City Lifestyle will be holding free outdoor gym sessions between 4 June 2018 – 26 August 2018. The sessions will be held at a number of parks across the... Read More →
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