Dagenham

Elevate Her UK- Don't Get Finessed

Jon Cruddas MP was recently contacted in regard to a new documentary by Elevate Her UK. 

Elevate Her UK is a non-profit organisation that mainly provides support to vulnerable teenage girls and young women from disadvantaged backgrounds. Their services include:

  • One to one/group mentoring

  • Skill based empowerment workshops

  • Outreach sessions

  • Youth safety awareness

Lowen Road Drop and Collect Post Office

The Post Office recently wrote to Jon Cruddas MP about a new service they are introducing which will be known as the Lowen Road Drop & Collect Post Office. The post office are collaborating with Payzone, opening a new Post Office service at Costcutter, Lowen Road.

The service will be one of the “Drop & Collect branches”, which is one of the newer, lighter branch formats developed to take advantage of the opportunities in the pre-paid parcels market and helping The Post Office to address gaps in service coverage.

Local Nurse Receives RCN Rising Star Award

Jon Cruddas MP and Margaret Mullane, Labour PPC for Dagenham and Rainham, have sent their congratulations to local Mental Health Nurse, Shalini Ramguttee. Shalini won the London Royal College of Nursing’s Rising Stars award to recognise excellence in patient care, innovation, and leadership from London’s Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic nursing community. 

The Habbit Factory

The Habbit Factory is an inclusive arts organisation that was established in 2004, who work with children and young people in the London Boroughs of Barking and Dagenham and Havering. They are different to other performing arts companies in that they support inclusive arts introducing inclusive approaches to acting, singing, and dancing that co-creates new stories to be shared with audiences.