Month: January 2018

Community Mental Health Survey 2018

People who use NHS community mental health services in Lancashire are being encouraged to take part in a survey to drive future service improvements.

Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust is carrying out the 2018 Community Mental Health Survey to find out what people who use these services think about the (…)

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Consultation – Funding Policing In Lancashire

Your views are being sought on how much you are prepared to pay towards policing in Lancashire

Following the recent announcement from the Government that the only new funding for local police forces will have to come through the local council tax precept, the Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw (…)

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Draft Pennine Plan Consultation

The draft Pennine Plan outlines proposals designed to improve the health and wellbeing of people who live and work in the area.

This year is set to be an exciting year for communities in Pennine Lancashire as ‘Together A Healthier Future’ move towards the start of implementing proposals to improve (…)

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Lancashire County Council

Local Parent/Carer Forums

The Local Parent/Carer Forums are support groups for Lancashire Families who have a child up to 25 years with a disability or additional need.

There are regular meetings and membership is flexible, parents may attend as and when they wish, you can just drop in, no need to book.

What (…)

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National Fraud Survey – From The Neighbourhood Watch Network

The Neighbourhood Watch Network is looking to learn more about people’s experience of fraud and the support available to victims.

Can you spare two minutes today to take their national survey?

All results are completely anonymous and will help to understand how Neighbourhood Watch can improve the support offered to (…)

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Homewise Newsletter Jan 2018

The latest newsletter from the Homewise Disability Aids Recycling Centre is out.

Affordable daily living aids save Homewise customers 70% on average compared to buying brand new.  For the latest information and contact details for the organisation, please download their newsletter here:

Homewise Newsletter Jan 18 (pdf)

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BFCitC: Men’s Healthy Weight Management Programme

The Men’s Healthy Weight Management programme runs throughout the year for males who would like to improve their health and lose weight.

The free programme involves a comprehensive 12-week delivery plan which includes regular health checks that assess body weight, hydration, visceral fat, body fat, muscle mass and physical age. Throughout the (…)

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BFCitC Soccer Schools: February 2018

Burnley FC in the Community’s February Soccer Schools are now on sale… at a reduced price!

Burnley FC in the Community’s Soccer Schools sessions are back in February half-term (Monday 12th February – Friday 16th February 2018) and all full week prices have been reduced by £10!

The sessions will (…)

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Vacancy: Project Co-ordinator (Digital Inclusion)

Lancashire Women’s Centres are currently recruiting for a Project Co-ordinator (Digital Inclusion)

Lancashire Women’s Centres are one of the thematic leads for the Age of Opportunity project funded by the Big Lottery and the European Union. They are also funded to work on the Invest in Youth Project and this role (…)

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Womens Centenary Grants

The Women’s Vote Centenary Grant Scheme is a £1.5 million fund to help community groups celebrate the centenary of women gaining the right to vote.

The government grant scheme has two types of funds:

Approximately 150 Small Grants of between £300 to £2,000 for grassroots projects to run small-scale events (…)

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