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  • 15 February 2019 Young people investigate mental health services

    YOUNG people are conducting a select committee-style investigation into mental health services in Leicester.

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  • 14 February 2019 Ofsted praises improvements in children’s services

    CHILDREN’S services in Leicester are benefitting from strong leadership, accurate self-assessment and a new way of working with families, according to the most recent report from inspectors Ofsted.

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  • 11 February 2019 Carer Gill gets award at staff celebration event

    A carer who has looked after more than 100 people with learning disabilities has been recognised for her work with an award for outstanding achievement.

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  • 8 February 2019 Consultation launched on learning disability strategy

    A CONSULTATION has been launched to ask people for their views on how the city council could improve services for people with a learning disability.

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  • 1 February 2019 Are you ready for Fizz Free February?

    PEOPLE in Leicester are being encouraged to join in with Fizz Free February by making a pledge to #gofizzfree.

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  • 25 January 2019 New Changing Places facility now available at New Walk Museum

    NEW toilet facilities for people with profound disabilities have been installed at Leicester’s flagship museum.

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  • 24 January 2019 City’s drug and alcohol treatment service ranked ‘Outstanding’

    A DRUG and drug alcohol treatment service commissioned by the city council to provide services in Leicester has been ranked as Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

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  • 12 December 2018 Leicester’s pioneering approach to tackling diabetes goes to parliament

    A PIONEERING Leicester project that aims to help local people tackle the threat of diabetes will be showcased at the House of Commons.

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  • 20 November 2018 Parks’ new defibrillators are powered by renewable energy

    THREE new defibrillators powered by renewable energy have been installed at city parks.

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  • 1 October 2018 Recruitment event offers information and job opportunities in health and social care professions

    PEOPLE considering a career in health or social care will be able to find out more at a major recruitment fair taking place next week.

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  • 13 September 2018 Free zumba classes move to Friday lunchtimes

    LEICESTER Market’s free Friday zumba classes are moving to lunchtimes so that more people can join in.

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  • 12 September 2018 Council unveils ‘joined-up’ approach to lifestyle services

    THE city council is reorganising the services it provides for people who need help to quit smoking, eat more healthily or increase their physical activity.

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