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  • 12 April 2019 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 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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  • 29 March 2019 Views sought on city’s health and wellbeing strategy

    LEICESTER people are being invited to share their views on a health and wellbeing strategy for the city.

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  • 21 March 2019 Plans announced for multi-million pound housing schemes for vulnerable people

    PLANS for a major multi-million pound scheme to build more than 150 homes for vulnerable and older people in the city have been given the go-ahead.

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  • 13 March 2019 Refurbishment of city's children's homes well under way

    A MAJOR programme of works to upgrade Leicester’s five residential children’s homes is well under way.

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  • 8 March 2019 Leicester to be transformed into a giant game this spring

    PARTS of Leicester will be transformed into a giant game this spring, as thousands of residents try to walk, run or cycle further than their rivals.

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  • 1 March 2019 Children in care get awards for their achievements

    MORE than 190 children and young people who are in care in Leicester celebrated their achievements this week at two special awards events.

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  • 1 March 2019 Haymarket Health opens in city centre

    A NEW base for sexual heath services in Leicester opens in the city centre this weekend (Sat 2 March).

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  • 25 February 2019 Leicester awarded funding to tackle mental health stigma

    Leicester has been selected as one of eight areas to tackle mental health stigma locally after winning a bid to become one of 2019’s Time to Change hubs.

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  • 25 February 2019 Walkers step out for charity

    WALKERS converged on Leicester’s Town Hall Square at the weekend (Sat 23 Feb) in support of a heart charity.

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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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