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Carers missing out on available support

With an estimated 6.5 million people in the UK providing unpaid care to family members and friends, Devon authorities are urging carers to take a moment, for themselves

Posted on: 20 November 2017 | Posted in: | 6 Comments
South West Councils

Devon County Leader re-elected as voice for South West

Devon County Council Leader, John Hart has been re-elected as the voice of the South West.

Posted on: 13 July 2017 | Posted in: Politics | No Comments

Council tax rise to help fund care for elderly and vulnerable

Devon County Council today (16 February 2017) agreed a 4.99 per cent increase in council tax to help fund a big boost for under-pressure social care.

Posted on: 16 February 2017 | Posted in: Politics

Big boost for social care spending

Devon County Council today (16 February 2017) backed a big boost on spending for social care and health despite continuing Government cuts.

Posted on: 16 February 2017 | Posted in: Politics

Can you help make a real difference in Devon Schools?

Devon County Council is encouraging people to consider becoming governors or trustees at their local school

Posted on: 12 January 2017 | Posted in: Education

Devon backs women’s state pension campaign

Devon County Council’s Cabinet is backing the campaign for State pension equality for women

Posted on: 14 September 2016 | Posted in: Politics
Carers in Devon

Do you look after an adult who uses mental health services from the Devon Partnership NHS Trust?

Devon County Council and the NHS are asking carers what they think excellent carers’ services would look like in Devon.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Social enterprise focus for Devon Youth Service future

Social enterprises and organisations pursuing a public service mission are being invited to put forward their plan for the future running of Devon’s youth services

Posted on: 21 June 2016 | Posted in: Community

Local Government lobby on school academisation

The Council’s Cabinet Member in charge of schools, Cllr James McInnes says he’s pleased that the Government has re-thought its proposals to force council maintained schools to become academies

Posted on: 20 May 2016 | Posted in: Education

Antibiotic awareness campaign receives national award

A awareness raising campaign to help tackle antibiotic resistance has received national plaudits.

Posted on: 19 May 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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