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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.



New Employment Opportunity @ SAFH: Chief Executive – £50,000 full time, permanent position – Closing date: 10am, 16/03/2015

On the retirement of the current post holder after 16 years, we are looking for a new Chief Executive to lead this vibrant community development charity operating in London.

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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…


Hackney Advice Providers

Social Action for Health is leading on a new project commissioned from April 2014 called Hackney Advice Providers which is an innovative approach to reaching some of most deprived communities in Hackney. We work with people who find it difficult to use more generalist services, by reason of language, culture, status or age. Read more…


New Year’s resolutions – thinking about doing more exercise? Hackney Council have a range of Free opportunities…..

…….. delivered by qualified and experienced leaders who will help you get the most from your sessions: 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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Social Action for Health

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