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  • Mental health awareness month
      Mental Health Awareness Week Mental Health Awareness Week runs from 13 to 19 May 2024. For Mental Health Awareness Week 2024, we’re launching #NoMindLeftBehind. We’re calling on you to raise awareness and vital funds for a future where everyone can get quality mental health care when they need it.   No mind left behind  … Read more: Mental health awareness month
  • May Bank Holiday Closures
  • Prepaid prescriptions for Long Term Conditions Eligibility
    You could get help to pay for: NHS prescriptions NHS dental treatment sight tests, glasses and contact lenses travel to receive NHS treatment NHS wigs and fabric supports Find out what help you could get and what to do next using our eligibility checker.  It usually takes 3 minutes to check. Who gets help The help you’re… Read more: Prepaid prescriptions for Long Term Conditions Eligibility
  • Easter Bank Holiday Opening Hours
  • Happy Easter
  • Ramadan Mubarak
  • Acute Respiratory Infection (ARI)
    NHC will be standing up a GP led Acute Respiratory Infection (ARI) Hub from Monday 8th January – Sunday 31st March 2024.  Inclusion criteria Children aged 0-16 years old with: Acute respiratory symptoms, most likely due to infection (e.g. bacterial or viral infections including COVID-19, RSV, influenza). Booking process Please direct those contacting your practice to call the… Read more: Acute Respiratory Infection (ARI)
  • Weekend evening support for familys with children 0-5 years
  • Patient Participation Group (PPG) Meeting
    If you are interested in attending this meeting, please email [email protected] with your full name and that you will be attending. Any issues, please call us on 020 8472 5234.
  • Services for Mental Health
  • Newham’s Warm Havens
    Library Opening Hours All our libraries provide residents with a great selection of books, activities and support. On our dedicated library website you can find your nearest library and join online. From 30 October, all library opening hours will be extended due to Warm Havens until 31 March 2024:  Newham Warm Haven Grants Programme The cost of living continues to affect thousands of… Read more: Newham’s Warm Havens
  • Newham Rise One Stop Shop
    Newham Rise is inviting you to their One Stop Shop event on Friday 15th of September 10am to 5pm. Please see the attached poster for more information. Come along for free, confidential advice and support! Each attendee will be offered a free food parcel to take away. There will also be free blood borne virus and dry… Read more: Newham Rise One Stop Shop
  • Mental Health Awareness Week 2023
    Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from Monday 15 – Sunday 21 May 2023. The official theme for this year, as set by the Mental Health Foundation, is ‘anxiety’. Our ‘Just’ Anxiety?’ campaign aims to help people and organisations to understand the difference between anxiety and anxiety disorders and to confidently seek and signpost each other to… Read more: Mental Health Awareness Week 2023
  • International Women Day
    IND is celebrated around the world every May 12, the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth. ICN commemorates this important day each year with the production and distribution of the International Nurses’ Day (IND) resources and evidence. The theme for the 2023 resource is Our Nurses. Our Future. Our Nurses. Our Future. will be a global campaign which sets out… Read more: International Women Day
  • SoleSistas – Active Newham
    SoleSistas is a walking project funded by Transport for London and London Marathon Charitable Trust. The project, which supports encouraging women that are pre and post natal into physical activity through regular walking/activity sessions is also aimed at encouraging women to meet new friends and be social as well as utilising the greenway and plaistow/memorial… Read more: SoleSistas – Active Newham
  • Eid Mubarak
  • Housing/Benefit Letters
    The Lonsdale Medical Centre is committed to supporting our patients. All requests for letters for benefits, council or any other third parties, we will only complete with a formal request from the third party. Please note all requests from the third party will require the patients formal consent. We will only complete factual responses. We… Read more: Housing/Benefit Letters
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  • Ramadan Mubarak
    London is now the first major city in Europe to host a spectacular light display to mark Ramadan. It’s a true symbol of how our capital celebrates our diversity. Followers of the Islamic faith will this year fast in daylight hours from 22 March to 21 April. Ramadan Mubarak to all. This year we will… Read more: Ramadan Mubarak
  • Clinics and Services
    We provide a wide range of healthcare clinics and services for our patients. Find out all about our clinics and services by clicking on the links below.
  • Dementia – Resources for patients and their carers
    Admiral Nurse Dementia Helpline Call 0800 888 6678 or email [email protected] Open 7 days a week Free and confidential advice and support service for anyone with a question or concern about dementia, staffed by experienced dementia specialists. Age UK Advice Line 0800 055 6112 Free to call 8am 7pm 365 days a year Information and advice about… Read more: Dementia – Resources for patients and their carers
  • Minor Eye Problems
    If you have a recent problem with your eyes – such as sore eyes, red eyes or visual disturbance – you can be assessed and treated by our local Minor Eye Conditions Service. This is a free NHS service available from a number of local opticians to all patients registered with a Newham GP and over 10 years… Read more: Minor Eye Problems
  • Best Practice London
    Dr Farzana Hussain will be chairing GP Clinical Theatre One & heading to the Keynote Theatre briefly in the afternoon for a panel discussion on Fuller Stocktake for Best Practice London. On International Women’s Day 2023 it’s lovely to meet my male allies at @BestPracticeUK  London ⁦with @pramitpatelgp @danbunstone catch them chairing Key note theatre… Read more: Best Practice London
  • International Women’s Day
    International Women’s Day (IWD) is a global holiday celebrated annually on March 8 as a focal point in the women’s rights movement, bringing attention to issues such as gender equality, reproductive rights, and violence and abuse against women.International Women’s Day is commemorated in a variety of ways worldwide; it is a public holiday in several countries, and observed socially or locally in others… Read more: International Women’s Day
  • Paris day trip
    The Project surgery took a trip to Paris for the day on the 4th Feb, this was a Christmas present that was given to staff in 2021 but due to COVID & lock downs this trip was postponed.   We managed to make in 2023, we had a great trip and it was just in… Read more: Paris day trip
  • Christmas Opening Hours
  • Pharmacy open during Christmas period
  • Scarlet Fever & Strep A information
    For more information, please see link – https://ukhsa.blog.gov.uk/2022/12/05/group-a-strep-what-you-need-to-know/
  • 22.11.2022 – technical difficulties with phone lines
    We are having MAJOR technical difficulties with our phone lines. If you require an appointment, please attend the surgery. Medical assistance call 111 and for medical emergencies call 999.
  • Dr Farzana Hussain on GMB
    Dr Farzana Hussain interview on GMB on 16/11/22 about seven day working week for NHS. @fhussain73 “Thanks ⁦@GMB for giving me the chance to discuss my views on tackling the hospital backlog & a 7 day NHS doing routine work. This would help with cutting waiting lists but there’s so much to be done to… Read more: Dr Farzana Hussain on GMB
  • BBC Panorama – Why Is FOOD So EXPENSIVE?
    Our lead GP Dr Farzana Hussain makes an appearance on the last episode of panorama. @fhussain73 tweeted: “Thanks to ⁦@BBCPanorama⁩ for highlighting the rapid rise in food costs.We cannot have good health without nutritious food. People who are in work,including NHS nurses, are regularly skipping meals. Are we ready to accept malnutrition as new normal?… Read more: BBC Panorama – Why Is FOOD So EXPENSIVE?
  • Childhood immunisations – MMR
  • Monkeypox
  • Winter vaccinations campaign
  • Enhanced Access Service
  • Warm Hub
    This is for local community where people can be assured of finding a safe, warm and friendly environment in which to enjoy refreshments, social activity, information and advice and the company of other people’
  • West Ham United Foundation visits the Old Bailey
    Dr Farzana Hussain was invited & has the opportunity to talk about how the NHS is working with @WHUFoundation to keep our young people safe from knife crime. Truly inspiring to see so many patrons, ambassadors & trustees so keen to support our young in our community To see the full article – https://www.whufc.com/news/west-ham-united-foundation-visits-old-bailey Dr… Read more: West Ham United Foundation visits the Old Bailey
  • Bank holiday -19/09/22
  • Welcome to our new website
    We are pleased to announce our new website upgrade. We hope you find it easy and intuitive to use.