Month: April 2018

Prospects Newsletter: May 2018

The latest newsletter from the Prospects Foundation is now available.

The bulletin provides details of current project activities and new from Hyndburn’s community-owned environmental charity.

In particular, this month the organisation are urging people to take part in the ‘Improving Hyndburn’s Wildlife’ survey.

After only one month the survey is producing some (…)

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Mental Health Awareness Week

What are you doing for Mental Health Awareness Week?

Mental Health Awareness Week is just three weeks away! Are you hosting an event or Looking for something to do?

One of the things that makes the week so special is the hundreds of organic events that take place all over the country in schools, workplaces, communities and even people’s homes.


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volunteers week

Take a look at the new Volunteers’ Week website

Volunteers’ Week 2018 is just over a month away and the new look Volunteers’ Week website is now up and running.

Find stories on what Volunteers’ Week means to volunteers and the organisations they give time to (…)

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Young people, CAMHS needs you!

Young people, CAMHS needs you!  Do you want to see children and young people thrive in their everyday lives?

Do you want to help redesign services across Lancashire for young people with emotional health and wellbeing issues?

CAMHS are currently undergoing a redesign of the Children and Young People’s Mental Health (…)

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Action Fraud

FIFA World Cup 2018 Ticket Alert

The 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place from 14th June – 15th July 2018.  The worldwide demand for match tickets is expected to be significant.

Action Fraud have been alerted to several websites which are offering World Cup Tickets for sale, some at highly inflated prices. A FIFA (…)

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Hospitality & Catering

Hospitality & Catering Course

Would you like to develop your knowledge of the Hospitality & Catering Industry?  

Accrington & Rossendale College have this amazing Hospitality & Catering Course starting on the 30th April.

The course will give learners a chance to work in the brand new state of the art kitchens at the college and also include (…)

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Diabetes Prevention Week 2018

East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen CCGs are urging people to choose a healthier lifestyle this Diabetes Prevention Week (16 – 22 April 2018).

Type 2 diabetes is largely preventable through lifestyle changes and can cause health problems such as:

Sight loss Kidney failure Heart attack Stroke

Dr Rahul Thakur (…)

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Automated Action Fraud Tech Support Scam Calls

Action Fraud are aware of fraudsters claiming to be from Action Fraud contacting victims using automated phone calls.

Victims are receiving cold-calls from fraudsters purporting to represent Action Fraud. When the calls are answered, an automated voice asks the responder to “press 1 if you have made a report to (…)

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Vote for Citizens Advice Money Confidence Sessions

Citizens Advice Rossendale & Hyndburn have  been shortlisted for funding from the Natwest Skills and Opportunities Fund, please vote for them!

It’s not too late to vote for Citizens Advice, please follow the link below so that they can get funding to deliver Money Confidence to students at Accrington & (…)

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LCC Update: April 2018

LCC Update: April 2018

Your monthly Lancashire County Council update.

A lot is being recycled in Lancashire but there are still many ways that we can make a difference, including in the bathroom. Did you know that your bathroom is awash with recyclables?

We all use toiletries and bathroom cleaners on a daily basis (…)

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