Tag Archives: community

A fifth of over 75s go three months or longer with no one to share a meal with

Analysis by Bournemouth University’s Ageing and Dementia Research Centre has revealed that almost a fifth of over-75s in the UK go three months or longer with no one to share a meal with.

Posted on: 7 September 2018 | Posted in: Community

Towns and Parishes Together fund benefits Devon communities

If you’ve got a good idea for a project, something that’ll really benefit people in your community, but it needs start-up funding to get going, we and Devon’s District Councils have funding available for projects that ‘enhance and make a difference to communities.’

Posted on: 16 January 2018 | Posted in:
signing the Armed Forces Community Covenant

Conference focuses on support for armed forces community

Specialist training could be offered to help frontline NHS and council staff better support Devon’s veterans

Posted on: 29 September 2017 | Posted in: Community

Community Transport Award winners honoured for dedication

Devon County Council’s annual Community Transport Awards ceremony has recognised the outstanding contributions made to community transport by volunteers and staff across Devon

Posted on: 16 June 2017 | Posted in: Community
My Red Thumb

Drivers urged to support My Red Thumb Day and help save lives

Motorists are being asked to help save lives by backing the annual My Red Thumb Day campaign which highlights the dangers of driving and riding while using hand-held mobile devices

Posted on: 11 May 2017 | Posted in: Environment
Community transport passengers

Nominations deadline extended for Community Transport Awards

The deadline for nominations for this year’s Community Transport Awards has been extended until Monday 8 May

Posted on: 27 April 2017 | Posted in: Community