Chance meeting brings hope

Outreach into communities is essential – people don’t always know where to turn. Khalida was at an all time low when she chanced to meet one of our outreach workers at the Barkantine Practice in Tower Hamlets. Our team was there as part of our community outreach work, sign posting and informing local people about the Tower Hamlets Health Advice Links Project.Read more

Practical support through bereavement

In Autumn 2016 Peter experienced a close family bereavement and did not know which way to turn. Being homeless, with little or no social network to support him, he was at a loss about how to go about dealing with the situation – emotionally or practically.Read more

Empowered to manage my own health

Dealing with diabetes, arthritis and chronic back pain – Zamia’s 'self-management’ story.Read more

Helix Champion volunteer to employment

Rina is a Philippine woman in her early 40’s and living in Newham. She wanted to take steps towards employment.Read more

Empowering Communites To Influence Decision Makers

Provide a programme of training and developmental support to a small group of Tower Hamlets residents to enable them to take on leadership roles in local health and social care context.Read more

Empowered to control my weight

James* has been an Activist on our project Does Hackney make you fat? When we met James he said he felt empowered to join our project as we unhappy with his body image.Read more