Allied Healthcare statement

Allied Healthcare has advised us that they are under new ownership from 30 November 2018. This means residents who have been receiving services from their valued home care workforce will continue to do so. Find out more by reading our full statement

Mobile meal deliveries for Havering residents - Changes to the Sodexo service

Residents affected by the change-over in mobile meals provider Sodexo can contact the Council for advice and support. Sodexo, which has been delivering meals to residents since 2016, stopped providing meals on Friday, 30 November 2018. A number of residents who have moved to the new provider Aki Catering have been experiencing difficulties. If you’ve been affected and need support, please contact 01708 434656, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. For any emergency situations between 5pm and 9am or over the weekend, please contact our out of hours service on 01708 433999.

Brain injury support group at Romford YMCA

  • Held on the third Tuesday of every month from 6pm till 7:30pm between 17 April 2018 and 17 April 2019
  • Location: YMCA, Rush Green, Romford RM7 0PH
  • Cost: Free

Advice, advocacy, support and signposting for brain injury survivors and their family/ carers

This is a service for family members, carers and survivors of brain injury.

Either a family member or the person with the brain injury must live within Headway East London’s catchment area.

We currently two support groups in Hackney and Havering where experiences staff can offer emotional support as well as signposting to other services. We may require some further details from you ahead of you attending any of our support groups. Continued attendance at support groups is at the discretion of the organisation.

Contact details

We are always looking for opportunities to run support groups in other areas, or set up groups specifically for carers, and if you would like to suggest options for these please contact