Healthy Harrow is a Community Champions programme which recruits members of the community to communicate health messages, share information to and from our communities, and raise awareness of health inequality issues.
It is a partnership programme, with each organisation involved focusing on a specific health area or community.
Voluntary Action Harrow (VAH)
Cancer & Management
VAH are managing the Healthy Harrow programme, as well as recruiting champions to raise awareness of cancer services and screening. Their programme is being done in partnership with Macmillan.
Diabetes & Hypertension
Harrow Carers provides support for unpaid carers, that’s anyone who provides unpaid care and support for people in the community. They are leading on the ‘Diabetes & Hypertension’ strand of the Healthy Harrow programme.
Blossom Antenatal support families with education and kindness through pregnancy and the postnatal period. They are leading on the ‘Maternal Health’ strand of the Healthy Harrow programme.
Mind In Harrow
Mind In Harrow are one of Harrow’s leading, community based, mental health charities. We work with our communities, providing support, advice and information to empower. They are leading on the ‘Mental Health’ strand of the
Healthy Harrow programme.
Romanian Culture and Charity Together
Mental Health & Self Care (in Romanian Communities)
RCCT is dedicated to supporting the Romanian community and our aim is to assist, signpost and create opportunities for our community. They are leading on the ‘Mental Health & Self Care in Romanian communities ‘strand
of the Healthy Harrow programme.