New social prescribing service in Medway
Medway Council is working with Simply Connect and Medway Voluntary Action to deliver a social prescribing service in Medway to support residents to live healthier, happier lives.
Highlighting the importance of health and wellbeing
Brompton Barracks, the GFC School and Medway Council united to highlight the importance of health and wellbeing at an interactive health fair.
#Growmybrain gives babies the best start in life
An exciting new campaign aimed at new and expectant parents has been launched across Medway.
Sign up to become Sugar Smart
Medway Council is encouraging residents to sign up for Sugar Smart packs.
Community groups awarded ‘Saving Lives’ suicide prevention funding
Community groups from across Medway have been sharing their plans for new funding for innovative projects to help reduce the numbers of people taking their own lives.
Businesses receive Medway Workplace Wellbeing Award
Medway Council has recognised businesses for helping their staff find ways to be healthier at work.
Kicking off the New Year a few pounds lighter
A group of footballers from Strood have been given an extra reason to celebrate this Christmas after their football league broke a national weight loss record.
Stay connected over Christmas and New Year
Medway Council is encouraging residents to stay connected over the festive period.
Sport is accessible for everyone
An event organised by the Medway Community Safety Partnership and Medway Sport aims to encourage residents aged 50 and above to become more active and socialise.
Look out for your neighbours over Christmas and New Year
Protect yourself against flu this winter
Medway Council is encouraging residents to protect themselves against flu.
Hospital celebrates smoke-free anniversary
Medway NHS Foundation Trust signed the NHS Smokefree Pledge to mark the two-year anniversary of Medway Maritime Hospital becoming a smoke-free site on Wednesday, 17 October.
Encouraging residents to become more Sugar Smart
Medway Council is encouraging residents to become more Sugar Smart as part of a national campaign.
Hyper acute stroke units across Kent and Medway
Statement from Cllr Alan Jarrett, Leader of Medway Council, to the announcement on the proposed stroke HASUs in Kent and Medway.
Do you know your Blood Pressure Numbers?
Residents are being encouraged to have their blood pressure checked at a series of pop-up pressure stations across Medway next week.
Medway Mile Summer Challenge
Inspired by the Medway Mile to have a more active and healthy summer? Then take on these public health team challenges to enter the A Better Medway team’s summer prize draw.