Young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in Devon have been working on a film that encourages young people to have their voices heard, not ignored.
Health and Wellbeing
Thousands of people in Devon, young and old, experience loneliness to some degree, and it can lead to health problems. Starting today, we’re posting 12 clips in the run up to Christmas, suggesting different things that people can do to combat loneliness – to help themselves, or to help others in their communities.
Care providers across Devon are currently short of over 150 home care workers and with demand for support rising the Council is warning it is getting more and more difficult to arrange the right personal care packages for everyone in the county that needs one.
Alcohol awareness week (19-25 November) focuses this year on Change. It’s a good time to start the conversation with parents, children and friends about the impact of alcohol on you.
A social worker from North Devon has won a national award for the work she does with foster carers and their families.