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28
NOV
2017

Free Event – Leicester: Diversity & The City Thursday 07 December 2017

Leicester is celebrated for its diversity and multiculturalism but what does this really mean? Leicester Human Rights Arts and Film Festival in association with CivicLeicester, along with the University of Leicester’s Unit for Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement... Read More →
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21
NOV
2017

CLAHRC East Midlands hosts national cardiometabolic event

Almost 70 applied health research studies exploring ways to improve cardiometabolic health were shared at a national event. NIHR CLAHRC East Midlands hosted the Cardiometabolic Research Day on Tuesday, October 24, in Leicester, teaming up with NIHR CLAHRC Oxford to organise the... Read More →
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13
NOV
2017

Local Self-Care Week campaign launched

A campaign has been launched by the NHS covering Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland to build people’s confidence in preventing and treating minor illnesses themselves during Self-Care Week. The campaign, which runs from 13th to 19th November 2017, brings together a full... Read More →
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10
NOV
2017

Event for South Asian communities during World Diabetes Day

A diabetes awareness event for South Asian communities will be held on Tuesday, November 14, to mark World Diabetes Day. It will be held at the Shree Prajapati Association Leicester (Prathna Hall) Ulverscroft Road, Leicester. LE4 6BY,  from 5pm to 9pm. The event has been... Read More →
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06
NOV
2017

Sight loss volunteer recruitment drive launched across Leicestershire and Rutland

Volunteers are being sought by a local charity to raise awareness and support people at risk of losing their sight. Vista is the leading local charity working with children and adults with sight loss in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland and it is currently recruiting Sight... Read More →
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01
NOV
2017

Big Health Connect Event 2017 summary

Reducing health inequalities in BME communities was the focus of the Big Health Connect Event. Supported by our Centre, the event took place on Monday, October 16, at Moat Community College, Maidstone Road, Leicester. Advice on healthy eating was given and delegates also got an... Read More →
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22
OCT
2017

Centre featured on BBC politics show as Pamela urges action

Health inequality in BME communities was at the top of the regional political agenda today (Sunday, October 22) as our Centre was featured on a BBC current affairs show. Pamela Campbell-Morris, who works with the Centre, made an impassioned call for MPs to address the issu... Read More →
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02
OCT
2017

Inter Faith Week 2017

Inter Faith Week 2017 will take place from Sunday 12 to Sunday 19 November. The campaign aims to build good relationships and working partnerships between people of different faiths and beliefs. Inter Faith Week will begin on Remembrance Sunday, and run until the following... Read More →
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24
SEP
2017

Children’s health subject of lecture at Loughborough University

Schools and the future of our children’s health will be the topic of a lecture taking place at Loughborough University on Wednesday, October 4. Dr Lauren Sherar will be presenting the talk which is latest instalment in the Public Lecture Series 2017, put together by the... Read More →
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