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Comment on draft recommendations for ward changes
The Local Government Boundary Commission have been reviewing Lewisham’s ward scheme and have this morning published their draft recommendations. These are now open for consultation until 2 March 2020. 

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Children and young people's plan 2019–2022

London Impact Awards: Powering Youth supported by Citi Foundation.

The 2020 Awards are dedicated to the charitable organisations and young leaders in our capital working to reduce youth violence and helping to build positive futures for children and young people at risk.
Mayor of London's Volunteering Awards

The annual Team London Awards celebrate the individuals, teams and corporate volunteers who are making outstanding contributions to their communities and helping to make London the best city it can be. 

Accessable disability guide 

AccessAble (formerly DisabledGo) is Your Accessibility Guide -  to take the chance out of going out in Lewisham.
There are over 200 places listed - all visited in person.

Sewing Surgery coming up on Saturday 4th August, 11 am - 1 pm where people can come along who need repairs done to their clothes. 

Also between 2 pm - 3.30 pm - we have a sewing workshop - the workshop will be teaching people how to learn basic stitches, sewing on a button etc.

Improve your English and maths and gain a nationally recognised qualification at Adult Learning Lewisham

Book a pre-course assessment now to secure your place for September.

Pre-Retirement Seminar

The Lewisham Pensioners’ Forum are convening a Pre-Retirement Seminar to encourage employees to prepare for retirement, be it planned or premature, with the support of employers, hence our reason for writing to you. 
Improve BAME Health in Lewisham
A BAME Community Conversation 29th March 2018
Civic Suite, Catford Road, SE6 4RU. 5.30pm – 8pm

NCVO has published The Road Ahead, its  annual guide to the trends and forces shaping the voluntary sector. Download the report here.

​A group of local councillors and poverty experts have published a new report on poverty. Working together to tackle poverty in Lewisham outlines the findings of the Lewisham Poverty Commission. 
The Commission’s aims are to:

Lewisham LGBT+ Forum provides a space for LGBT people, friends and allies who live, work, socialise or study in Lewisham to come together, providing a space for community members to discuss and coordinate LGBT voices on issues that matter to Lewisham residents.