Health events

Health and well-being events for adults

We run regular and one-off events in our libraries for adults who are interested in improving their health and well-being.

Every Mind Matters conversation café events

Come along to Every Mind Matters events taking place in libraries this New Year. Find out how to take steps to look after your mental health and well-being with the new Every Mind Matters ‘Your Mind Plan’, share tips with others, access support and enjoy a cup of tea and slice of cake. Come and join the conversation around mental well-being at:​

  • Tuesday 21 January
  • 12 noon to 2pm
  • Chelsea Library

What is bibliotherapy?

Bibliotherapy is the therapeutic use of the written word to help people in any situation in life. This may include the treatment of illness or personal problems. Many of us use bibliotherapy without realising it. Reading is a way of making sense of the world and our place within it.

To find out more visit the Shared reading groups page.

Stop Smoking Clinics

Weekly clinics to help you quit smoking for good. No need to book a place, just turn up. 

Useful resources

  • Relax and Dream aims to reduce the stress of modern living by connecting you to the sights and sounds of nature.