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  • 22 August 2019 11:07 AM Don’t miss out on Healthy Start vouchers

    FAMILIES on a low income are being urged not to miss out on weekly Healthy Start vouchers that can be spent on fruit, vegetables and milk.

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  • 15 July 2019 11:38 AM Children’s summer holiday clubs to offer food and fun

    LEICESTER’s adventure playgrounds and community groups are all set to host thousands of children for fun activities and a free packed lunch this summer, as part of a city council-led scheme.

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  • 1 July 2019 10:18 AM Drug and alcohol recovery centre marks its first year of work

    A NEW drug and alcohol recovery centre in Leicester has received almost 8,000 visits by people seeking help and advice since it opened its doors last year.

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  • 27 June 2019 05:03 PM Strategy sets out city's holistic approach to health and wellbeing

    A NEW strategy that aims to improve the health and quality of life of people in Leicester over the next five years has been published by the city’s Health and Wellbeing Board.

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  • 25 June 2019 10:14 AM Sports day marks Learning Disability Awareness Week

    PEOPLE with learning disabilities took part in a free sports day last week to mark Learning Disability Awareness Week.

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  • 20 June 2019 10:13 AM Afternoon tea for carers marks Shared Lives week

    CARERS who look after adults with learning disabilities gathered together for afternoon tea to mark Shared Lives Week, which runs from 17-23 June.

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  • 6 June 2019 02:16 PM Dental heroes honoured at Smile Awards

    THE INDIVIDUALS and organisations that have done the most to reduce dental decay in five-year-olds in Leicester have been honoured in a city council awards scheme.

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  • 20 May 2019 02:54 PM Hundreds of schoolchildren to celebrate The Daily Mile

    MORE than 250 schoolchildren will gather together at the King Power stadium later this week to celebrate The Daily Mile initiative.

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  • 16 May 2019 11:21 AM Time to vote for your early years' dental care heroes

    IT’S time to vote for the people and organisations who have done the most to reduce levels of dental decay in five-year-olds in Leicester.

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  • 25 April 2019 10:17 AM ‘Youth Power’ project launches to support teens in Leicester

    A joint community youth project bringing together Leicester City Football Club, Leicester City Council and De Montfort University is being launched today (25 April) – with the help of City midfielder Hamza Choudhury.

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  • 12 April 2019 02:20 PM New funding will help young children improve communication skills

    A SUCCESSFUL bid for nearly £800,000 of Government cash means young children in Leicester will get more support to improve their speech, language and communication skills.

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  • 8 April 2019 11:34 AM Heroes of early years' dental care to be recognised

    THE HEALTH professionals and volunteers who have helped reduce levels of dental decay in five-year-olds are to be recognised in a new awards scheme.

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