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  • 7 October 2019 05:03 PM City marks Baby Loss Awareness Week

    TWO Leicester landmarks will be turning pink and blue this week as the city marks Baby Loss Awareness Week.

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  • 2 October 2019 03:56 PM Older people reminded to claim what they’re entitled to

    OLDER people in Leicester are being reminded to claim everything they’re entitled to as part of a citywide initiative to encourage the take-up of welfare benefits.

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  • 26 September 2019 10:28 AM Social care work opportunities on offer at careers event

    JOB seekers and students from across the city and county considering careers in social care are invited to attend a specialised careers event next month.

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  • 18 September 2019 09:23 AM Apprenticeship scheme helps boost workforce skills

    TWO apprentice occupational therapists are being put through a university degree course as part of a scheme run by Leicester City Council to nurture its staff’s own talent and skills.

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  • 17 September 2019 12:54 PM Council funds local charities to increase support for homeless

    THE city council has given funding to two local homelessness charities to enable them to give extra support to rough sleepers in the city.

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  • 11 September 2019 02:29 PM Have a say on future of domestic and sexual violence and abuse services

    PEOPLE who use support services for victims of domestic and sexual violence and abuse (DSVA) are being asked their views on how help and advice can be best offered in future.

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  • 6 September 2019 03:39 PM Awareness week highlights the importance of blood pressure testing

    A CAMPAIGN to raise awareness of the dangers of high blood pressure gets under way in Leicester next week.

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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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