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About Us

SAfH is a community development charity, which works alongside marginalised local people and their communities towards justice, equality, better health and wellbeing.



SAfH Annual Conference and AGM – 09/12/2014

Please join us to celebrate the work of SAfH during the past year and the presentation of the The Nigel Jackson Award for SAfH people who have gone the extra mile.
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A Charter For Community Development In Health

We hope people and agencies will see this Charter as both a challenge and a solution to making it easier to improve equitable access to health for all.

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Hackney Advice Partnership Update – 24/10/2014

The Hackney Advice Partnership is made up of 11 local community organisations: City and Hackney Carers, Agroforep, Derman, Hackney Marsh Partnership, Hoxton Trust, North London Muslim Community Centre, Daymer, Fair Finance, Hackney African Forum, Hackney Chinese Community Services, Agudas Israel Community Services and Social Action for Health, which leads and manages the Partnership.

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Harrow Health Champions Training Update – 13/10/2014

Harrow Health Champions training has been running since the September. We’ve got a very interesting and diverse cohort of trainees who have begun as an engaged and vibrant group of learners.

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Community News

Epilepsy awareness in your community

Dr Sharmin Shajahan and Soraya Bowen

Epilepsy Society’s new project is now working in your area. If you are a community organisation we want your support and participation
Our “Epilepsy awareness in your community” project aims to raise awareness of epilepsy in specific community groups in Hackney, Haringey, Islington, Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest.

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Sofia Gatica – Protects Her Community

Sofia Gatica - Winner of the Goldman Prize 2012

An inspiring woman blocks the use of pesticides in her area and protects her community.Thirteen years ago, Sofía Gatica gave birth to a daughter. Three days later, the baby’s kidneys failed. The working-class mother of three was determined to find out what killed her child. Read more…

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Social Action for Health

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Phone: 02074265370
Fax: 02072477447
Email: info@safh.org.uk
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