Tag Archives: Cllr Leadbetter

People gathered for a photograph outside Age Concern's Barnstaple's offices.

Devon County Council gives its support to valued local charity

Devon County Council has given Age Concern Barnstaple and District £25,000 to help the charity stay afloat.

Posted on: 9 August 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments
car at an electric vehicle charger

Leading the charge – new scheme will quadruple electric car charge points in Exeter

Devon County Council (DCC) has formed a consortium with two private sector companies, ZAPINAMO and Gamma Energy, to install and operate 150 electric car charge points on the streets of Exeter over the next two years.

Posted on: 29 July 2019 | Posted in: Environment | 28 Comments

More people choose to employ a personal assistant to help them live independently at home

Devon’s lead Councillor responsible for adult social care and health says more must be done to encourage people to take up jobs in care and health services.

Posted on: 14 May 2019 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | 2 Comments

Campaign increases employment opportunities for people with disabilities

Devon County Council and Jobcentre Plus are launching a campaign to encourage businesses to recruit more people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs.

Posted on: 17 September 2018 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing