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Leicestershire - Tier 3 Restrictions (December 2020)

Posted: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 20:30

From Wednesday 2nd December 2020, Leicester and Leicestershire will be in Tier 3 of the new designated tier system.

Details regarding the specific restrictions for Tier 3 can be seen here.

Tags: Coronavirus

Hospice Hope - New Long Covid Support Group for North West Leicestershire

Posted: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 14:52

This is a new long covid support group to improve mental and emotional wellbeing.

  • Are you/someone you know struggling with Long-Term Covid-19 symptoms, at least 12 weeks post infection?
  • Do you/they need... Read More »

Tags: Counselling, Hospice Hope, North West Leicestershire, Wellbeing

Every Voice Counts

Posted: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 16:28

Looking for something amazing to do in lockdown? Well look no further - Join X Factor winner, Sam Bailey, to make our county Christmas Song ' Do they know it is Christmas?'

Tags: Application, Arts, Briefing Note

Make Your Mark Ballot 2020

Posted: Wed, 11 Nov 2020 16:53

Make Your Mark voting is live

The issues voted as most important will be the focus of the UK Youth Parliament's 2021 campaigns. Members of Youth Parliament will campaign to influence UK Parliament and their... Read More »

Tags: Briefing Note

Loneliness Awareness Training - Free Online Sessions

Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 08:12

Loneliness Awareness Training - Free Online Sessions

The RCC are running FREE 90 minute online training sessions to help people in Leicestershire manage the impacts of loneliness during November and December.

The sessions will:

Tags: Loneliness, befriending, communities

VAL Promotes National Trustee Week 2nd to 6th November

Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 09:33

As part of National Trustee Week which runs from the 2nd to 6th November 2020 VAL has posted updated information from the Charity Commission.

The Charity Commission has redesigned its guidance to make the... Read More »

Tags: Community, National Trustee Week, Trustee, VAL

UK Youth Parliament Make Your Mark Ballot 2020

Posted: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 12:20

Make Your Mark is an opportunity for 11-18 year olds across the UK to have their say and begin their democratic journey by voting on the policies they want to introduce or change.

The issues they vote as... Read More »

Tags: Briefing Note

National Befriending Week 1st to 7th November

Posted: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 10:59

National Befriending Week  1st to 7th November

Many people across our communities experience loneliness and it has been highlighted more so during Covid-19, with people of all ages and demographics having to isolate or shield.

Loneliness is a very real... Read More »

Tags: Befriending, Community, Isolation, Loneliness