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Community and Family Updates

We will regularly update you with news, events and opportunities for families in Tower Hamlets and the wider community.

Tower Hamlets Healthy Lives and Families Update

Here are newsletters from  The Healthy Lives Team and Families Matter , from Tower Hamlets. They regularly share relevant information, activities and resources to support your ongoing health and wellbeing.  We will add their new information here.

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Families Matter E-Bulletin poster

Click on the date below to take you the information.

Healthy Lives Healthy Lives Families Matter Healthy Lives Healthy Lives
Friday 14th May Friday 21st May Friday 28th May Friday 28th May Friday 11th June


Parenting programme information

Videos of Eid celebrations

Plant photography competition

V&A story fun


Reminder to get tested for Covid

The Big Ask survey

Active Recovery Hub

Advice for parents separating or in conflict


The Big Ask Survey

Dad's Play Day at Rich Mix

Parent and Carer Council Meeting

Good for Girls Programme


Tokyo Olympic Resources

Youth Sport Trust Challenge

BBC Sport activity Guide

BBC Bitesize


Online Mental Health wellbeing for 11-25 y

Information about Covid vaccines

National Smile Month - dental care

Getting kids active

Healthy Lives Healthy Lives Families Matter Healthy Lives Healthy Lives
Friday 16th April Friday 23rd April Friday 30th April Friday 30th April Friday 7th May


Advice for parents separating or in conflict

'Weekly wins' diary for children to record in

Bread recipes


Wellbeing workshops for children aged 13-18

Worry Management webinar for parents

Sankofa story telling


Tower Hamlets childcare scheme

RSE - Platform to talk 28th May

Links to Benefits and Family advice


Information about Air Pollution

Cycling skills videos

Speakeasy RSE course

Nutrition activity pack


Covid 19 updates for testing

Make Eid Lanterns

British Sign Language

Parental Engagement - relationships with schools

Families Matter Healthy Lives Healthy Lives Families Matter Healthy Lives


Friday 5th March Friday 12th March  March Friday 26th March 


World Book Day

March Parent Conference

Support with Secondary admissions


Stress management

Raising happy babies

Arts at home


Developing children's self-care

Relaxation and meditation techniques

March Parent Conference


Healthy Start vouchers

Kids cycling lessons

Easter Holiday activities


Easter Crafts

Youth Sports challenges

Latest Coronavirus links and updates

There is a wealth of information for further parental support on their website - Parental Support

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  • Tower Hamlets Offer 2021

    Published 10/03/21

    Examples of services available: 

    • City and East London Bereavement Counselling Service
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  • Reading workshops for families

    Published 10/03/21

    We are excited to share with you that Tower Hamlets Parental Engagement team, have 2 online workshops this week for parents to support reading at home and reading for pleasure.  We warmly encourage you to take part as we celebrate World Book Day this week. 

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  • Platform to Talk - Back to School

    Published 10/03/21

    Tower Hamlets, Family Team are offering a talk to support parents with re-establishing 'back-to-school' expectations.

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