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Events Calendar for May – Updated

Positive East 159 Mile End Road, London, United Kingdom

This is an updated Calendar for May, slightly different from the one previously advertised.  This is due to changes in the dates of essential building maintenance, meaning Positive East will now close on Thursday 9th May and re-open on Tuesday 14th May.  The changes are: The first Theatre-Making workshop was due to run on Monday […]

Bank Holidays closure and changes to our regular events in May

Positive East 159 Mile End Road, London, United Kingdom

Positive East will be closed on the two Bank Holidays in May - Monday 6th and Monday 27th All our social and support groups in May will be afternoon outings - there will be no evening meetings of Together, Rainbow Men, Women's Group. Positive East will close on Thursday 9th May and re-open on Tuesday […]

Mindfulness meditation – Every Tuesday and Friday – Not running 10th and 14th May

Online via Zoom

Everybody needs a little time away from the everyday stresses and strains of life. Twice a week, Andre Smith – Positive East’s Counselling Co-ordinator – leads a 30 minute online mindfulness meditation session. These usually run twice every week on: Tuesdays at 5pm Fridays at 12.30pm For more information on how to join, please email Andre at andre.smith@positiveeast.org.uk […]

FoodCycle Stepney Green – Lunch – Every Monday

Positive East 159 Mile End Road, London, United Kingdom

Every Monday we welcome FoodCycle’s volunteers to use our kitchen and our cafe area to provide a delicious hot lunch.  This is open to anyone living with HIV across London. By cooking with surplus ingredients, they promote healthy, sustainable attitudes towards food and its impact on the environment, and help people to learn more about […]

Theatre-making workshops – with The Central School of Speech and Drama. Workshop 2 of 4

Positive East 159 Mile End Road, London, United Kingdom

A series of four workshops to develop and create some theatre pieces drawing on our rich experience of life with HIV. With the theme of Secrets and Stories. we’ll be looking to challenge stigma, disrupt prejudice, and celebrate identity. We’re thrilled to welcome back students from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama to collaborate […]

Mindfulness meditation – Every Tuesday and Friday

Online via Zoom

Everybody needs a little time away from the everyday stresses and strains of life. Twice a week, Andre Smith – Positive East’s Counselling Co-ordinator – leads a 30 minute online mindfulness meditation session. These usually run twice every week on: Tuesdays at 5pm Fridays at 12.30pm For more information on how to join, please email Andre at andre.smith@positiveeast.org.uk

Positive East Volunteer ‘Thank You’ Event for Volunteer’s Week

Positive East 159 Mile End Road, London, United Kingdom

We're holding a special evening event, with delicious food provided by Ketchurah's Kitchen, to say 'Thank You' to all our fantastic volunteers.  This is to mark Volunteer's Week 2024 For details and to let us know you want to come along, email maria.kubler@positiveeast.org.uk Note: This event is for existing Positive East volunteers

Qigong Exercise – Usually every Wednesday

Positive East 159 Mile End Road, London, United Kingdom

Qigong, pronounced “chi gong,” was developed in China thousands of years ago as part of traditional Chinese medicine. It involves using exercises to optimize energy within the body, mind, and spirit, with the goal of improving and maintaining health and well-being. We’re delighted that Truus Jansen is leading our new Qigong Practise sessions. These will usually […]

Ear Acupuncture – Usually every Wednesday

Positive East 159 Mile End Road, London, United Kingdom

Ear Acupuncture sessions are usually available every Wednesday afternoon from 4.30pm to 5.30pm. Ear acupuncture is a type of acupuncture that involves inserting tiny needles into specific points on the ear. Stimulating these points promotes healing in other areas of the body. Many people living with HIV have found it helpful in dealing with some […]