Community life is essential for health and wellbeing. This blog discusses the roles and activities of communities following the outbreak of COVID-19, and their resilience in the face of new challenges posed by this pandemic.
Tom Mapplethorpe is a Programme Support Officer in PHE's Healthy Communities Team, which is part of the Priorities and Programmes Division in the Health Improvement Directorate. Tom joined the team in July 2019, having previously worked in PHE’s Yorkshire & Humber Centre.
Whether we live in cities or towns, rural or coastal areas, the communities we live in really matter for our wellbeing. Find out how PHE's suite of resources can help you take forward community-centred approaches to health and wellbeing.
Related content and links
About this blog
The official blog of the UK Health Security Agency, providing expert insight on the organisation's work and all aspects of health security.
Comments and moderation
- Charting a course to end HIV transmission in England by 2030 1 December 2021
- What is avian flu? 26 November 2021
- What is antimicrobial resistance and why do we need to take action against it? 17 November 2021