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WATLING 10K for better Mental Health

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Watling Medical Centre

Help improve the health and experience of patients with Mental Health illness at our local psychiatric inpatient unit (Dennis Scott Unit, Edgware)

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Hampstead Garden Suburb Free Church

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Donations accepted until 07-06-2018

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As a local GP practice we see the impact of Mental health problems in our community on a daily basis, and would like to raise awareness and improve the experience of patients in the inpatient psychiatry unit at Edgware. 

Patients with mental health problems are at highest risk of becoming socially isolated and physically inactive, with detrimental consequences to their health and wellbeing, and life expectancy as a result. 

With this in mind, we are joining the fundraising campaign started by the Hampstead Suburb Freechurch charity who are raising funds for the Dennis Scott unit, so that inpatients have more social activities and access to recreational facilities (such as an outdoor gym), to help boost their physical  and mental health

All money raised via our page for this charity will go to their Dennis Scott Unit funding campaign for the benefit of patients. 

Event details


Several staff have been training over the winter months (despite the snow!) to do the Watford 10K on Monday 7th May with the united aim of fundraising to help improve the health and well being of psychiatric inpatients at our local hospital.

We have lots of staff who have never done a 10k taking part this year! We have first time runners who are doing the Couch to 5k training plan, and hoping they will stretch to 10k on race day! And we have some more experienced 10k runners!

We currently have 15 staff already signed up for the 10k!!  These include our:

  • Reception team (Lynn, Sarah, Claire)
  • Secretaries (Avril) 
  • Nurses (Paula)
  • Doctors (Dr Aslam, Dr Kahn, Dr Khanbhai, Dr Moore, Dr A Patel, Dr A Shah, Dr M Shah, Dr Saldanha, and Dr Suleman)
  • Practice Manager (Sanja)

In addition, another 9 family members of Watling Staff from children to other halves will be also be doing the 10K run or the Children's 1K or 3k to help support our cause too!

Thank you for your support in this campaign to help inpatients at Edgware's Dennis Scott unit.

Yours Sincerely

Watling medical centre

Event date

07-May-2018 09:00  - 
07-May-2018 13:00

Event type

Running / Walking

Event is completed


A donation from Stanmore Watling Medical Centre patients.
Donation by Anonymous
on 01-06-2018
£0.00 gift aid
well done
Donation by Lynda Chinaka 11.30 choir
on 30-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Well done Claire and her colleagues at Watling. Love from Avril Weldon and Jackie Jager. xx
Donation by Claire Martin
on 23-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Well done
Donation by Sacred heart church choir
on 16-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Go Sanja go!
Donation by Amela, Carli i Haris
on 15-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Well done Yve for a very worthwhile cause.
Donation by Mrs Mina Rodrigues
on 13-05-2018
£6.25 gift aid
Well done Dr Aslam and to the whole of the team :-)
Donation by Sidra Sarwar
on 12-05-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Well done team Liv! x
Donation by Amy Jordan
on 12-05-2018
£2.50 gift aid
Well done Claire and all her colleagues from Watling Medical Centre. Love and best wishes, Melanie Martin and Maureen Martin. XX
Donation by Melanie Martin
on 11-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid
Well done to Claire and everyone from Watling Medical Centre who ran/walked. Love from Annette and Family. X
Donation by Annette Phillips
on 11-05-2018
£0.00 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £2,027.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £2,027.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £2,443.25

Donations closed

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