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'Hackney a good place to live!'

As part of Take Care of the Pennies, a project founded by Lloyds Bank Foundation, MRS Independent Living working in partnership with Healthwatch Hackney has produced 'Hackney a good place to live!'

This short film highlights health and wellbeing services available to people over 50 living in Hackney. 


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Staying Steady Videos

Below are 4 short films highlighting the importance of strength and balance training, beautifully demonstrated by Staying Steady clients.

The filmes were produced for Take Care of the Pennies, a project providing financial support and guidance to people aged 50 plus living in Hackney.

1. Introduction

2. Warming Up

3. Strength

4. Balance

Take Care of the Pennies is funded by the Lloyds TSB Foundation for England and Wales.