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



Compassionate Neighbours Training – 09/04/2015

St Joseph’s Hospice and Social Action for Health invite you to join us in creating Compassionate Neighbours – a network of volunteers to support the families of people with a serious illness, the frail and socially isolated.


Community Engagement for East London Genes and Health

East London Genes and Health is a study of genes and health amongst some 100,000 people of Bangladeshi and Pakistani origin. Social Action for Health is partnering with Queen Mary’s University of London and Barts Health as part of this study.

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New Employment Opportunity @ SAFH: Project Coordinator for the SAfH Harrow Health Champions Project – Closing date: 10am, 23/03/2015

“We are advertising for a Project Coordinator for the SAfH Harrow Health Champions project. 17.5 hours a week, pro rata of £ 25,561.

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Community Health Network Update – 04/02/2015

The first Community Health Network Meeting took place. It was a great success as we had 29 participants attend whilst enjoying a lively atmosphere. Most of our participants earthier attended the Good Move or My Weight sessions. We explained what the meeting was about and introduced them to their first workshop which was based on Emotional Wellbeing. Read more…


Community News

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…

Where are you on the global fat scale?

Where are you on the global fat scale

This is an interesting calculator based on research data pulled together by a team of researchers and is featured on BBC website.

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