Participate in Parkinson's Research
We have been contacted by Imperial College Healthcare Trust who has asked us to let our members know about this study into Parkinson’s disease. The study is funded by the Michael J Fox Foundation and the reason we have been contacted is that one of the groups of people they want to speak to are people with an Eastern European Background. It is an observational study only.
USCC Induction Training Programmes Update
October and November is often a time to relax and take a breath of fresh air after the hectic schedules of the Chagim.
USCC Services Awareness Evening
USCC’s annual Services Awareness Evening took place last week on 16th October at Stanmore synagogue.
World Mental Health Day and Older People
World Mental Health Day on 10th October aims to raise awareness of mental health issues. This year the theme of World Mental Health Day is “Mental health and older adults”. It focuses on the mental health problems that particularly affect older people, such as depression and dementia.
US Chesed Helps to Make This a Sweet New Year
I always look forward to Rosh Hashanah. Whilst this may not be the most popular of opinions, especially with Yom Kippur right around the corner, I can’t help but get excited.