21
FEB
2019

Health campaigner Pamela promotes #PlayDominoTalkProstate

Our campaign #PlayDominoTalkProstate has once again hit the airwaves of BBC Radio Leicester as we continue to raise vital awareness of prostate cancer. Pamela Campbell-Morris, a Project Assistant and Community Champion at the Centre for BME Health, spoke on the station on Friday,... Read More →
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17
JAN
2019

Complete a survey to win £20 Amazon Vouchers

The Runnymede Trust, a race equality think tank is undertaking a UK-wide survey with prize draw around loneliness and social isolation in BME communities. The project has been funded by the British Red Cross and the Co-op. The survey focuses on: Gaining a better understanding of... Read More →
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15
NOV
2018

80-year-old Leicester man improves his health by attending Walking Cricket sessions

“I didn’t really know what to expect when I went along, but everyone is very friendly and the exercise isn’t too demanding An 80-year-old from Leicester has shown it is never too late to start exercising after taking part in a series of Walking Cricket sessions. Shirish Modi, who... Read More →
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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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