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Kieran doesn’t think he’s a carer because Sue is his Mum

Kieran* has been caring for his mother since he was a small child. She has complex mental health problems, including depression and anxiety, and needs a lot of emotional support as well as help with cooking, cleaning, paying bills. Aaaa

Posted on: 30 November 2020
Childsren learning

Communication matters – how speech and language support improves children’s lives

If a child doesn’t develop the skills needed to interact with others, it can put them at greater risk of depression and affect their education, employability, social mobility and happiness

Posted on: 8 October 2020 | Posted in: Education
elderly man stood at a front door smiling

Government shielding programme to pause on Saturday 1 August

From this Saturday (1 August), the government’s shielding programme will pause, unless the transmission of COVID-19 in the community starts to rise significantly. This means the support from the National Shielding Service, including free food parcels, medicine deliveries and care, will stop. Supermarket priority deliveryaaa

Posted on: 30 July 2020
elderly lady holding a phone to her ear

Over £300k given to support communities during the coronavirus outbreak

The COVID-19 Prompt Action Fund was rapidly launched at the start of the lockdown to help voluntary and community groups support the most vulnerable in their communities and tackle the social and economic impacts of the outbreak.

Posted on: 8 June 2020 | Posted in: Community
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