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My Newham will be unavailable from 22 until 24 February
​Council Tax Account Balances and Housing Benefit information via MyNewham will not be available from Saturday 22 to Monday 24 February 2020, this is due to an upgrade being carried out.
Customers can still make payments, but online account balances will not be updated until Tuesday 25 February 2020.​

News forOlder people


10 December 2019

Christmas cheer for vulnerable residents

Elderly and vulnerable residents who experience social isolation and find it hard to get out, were treated to a Christmas meal organised by Newham Council...Read more

12 December 2018

Tackling loneliness and isolation this Christmas

​With Christmas almost here Newham Council has been tackling loneliness and isolation among its most vulnerable, elderly residents.​...Read more

20 December 2017

Older residents tuck into Christmas feast

More than 200 older residents enjoyed a slap-up Christmas lunch with turkey, pudding, mince pies and all the trimmings, thanks to Newham Council.​...Read more

19 December 2017

Pantomime fun is right neighbourly

Older residents from across the borough enjoyed a laugh-a-minute performance of the pantomime Rapunzel at Theatre Royal Stratford East courtesy of Newham ......Read more

22 December 2014

Christmas comes early for thousands

Three thousand elderly residents have received an early Christmas gift from Mayor Sir Robin Wales and Newham councillors who have been distributing hampers...Read more