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World Alzheimer's Month

September is World Alzheimer's Month, and I've been working with the Alzheimer's Society since becoming an MP in support of constituents living with dementia and those who care for them.

Consultation on Public Space Protection Orders

Sutton Council are currently consulting on introducing a number of Public Space Protection Order (PSPOs) to combat alcohol related anti-social behaviour in Carshalton and Wallington.

National Day of Reflection

I know how difficult it has been for people to say goodbye to loved ones they have lost during the COVID-19 pandemic, and how deeply distressing this time has been for people across the country.

Shielding Guidance for Older Residents

Recently I spoke with Independent Age, the charitable organisation focused on providing advice and support to older people, about the advice for people over-70 on the ongoing lockdown measures.

Essential Tremor

I recently attended a virtual roundtable on Essential Tremor to hear from neurosurgeons and patients who had benefited from MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound for Essential Tremor (MRgFUS).

Mental Health Support

I recently joined Mind - the mental health charity - for a virtual roundtable to discuss the impact of coronavirus on mental health.

Community Rehabilitation

Earlier in lockdown, following a discussion with the Royal College of Occupational Therapists, I wrote to the Health Secretary to raise the importance of rehabilitation in the community for those affected by COVID-19, given that the road to recovery for many people will involve complex, ongoing,

Calling All Health and Care Heroes

I'm calling for nominees to enter official NHS Parliamentary awards in recognition of staff who have gone above and beyond the call of duty.