Residents encouraged to take part in online sexual wellbeing survey
Medway residents aged 45 and over are being encouraged to take part in an online survey.
Residents encouraged to look after their oral health as part of national campaign
Medway Council is encouraging residents to recognise the signs of mouth cancer as part of a national awareness campaign.
Residents encouraged to protect themselves against flu this winter
Medway Council is encouraging residents to become flu fighters this winter.
Chatty bench to tour Medway
A chatty bench will tour Medway as part of Medway Council’s A Better Medway – Together campaign which aims to reduce loneliness and social isolation.
Council offers full-fees scholarship for a medical school student
Medway students with aspirations to become a doctor have been given an extra boost with the announcement of a full-fees scholarship funded by Medway Council.
Stub out the habit this Stoptober
Medway Council is encouraging smokers to access support and advice on how to stub out smoking this Stoptober.
Residents encouraged to apply for funding to help reduce mental health stigma in Medway
Medway Council is encouraging residents to apply for funding to organise events which aim to reduce the stigma around mental health.
Celebrating Medway’s public health services
More than 150 health professionals and two Olympic athletes gathered to celebrate Medway’s public health services.
Helping residents stub out smoking
The number of smokers in Medway has reduced by more than 10 per cent in the last six years.
Trading Standards seizes 82,000 illegal cigarettes
More than 80,000 illegal cigarettes have been seized following a weekend of action by Medway Council’s Trading Standards team and Kent Police.
Let’s tackle loneliness together
Medway Council is launching a campaign to combat loneliness and social isolation in Medway.
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.
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.