18 September 2019 09:23 AM Apprenticeship scheme helps boost workforce skillsRead the full story
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.
17 September 2019 12:54 PM Council funds local charities to increase support for homelessRead the full story
THE city council has given funding to two local homelessness charities to enable them to give extra support to rough sleepers in the city.
11 September 2019 02:29 PM Have a say on future of domestic and sexual violence and abuse servicesRead the full story
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.
6 September 2019 03:39 PM Awareness week highlights the importance of blood pressure testingRead the full story
A CAMPAIGN to raise awareness of the dangers of high blood pressure gets under way in Leicester next week.
22 August 2019 11:07 AM Don’t miss out on Healthy Start vouchersRead the full story
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.
15 July 2019 11:38 AM Children’s summer holiday clubs to offer food and funRead the full story
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.
1 July 2019 10:18 AM Drug and alcohol recovery centre marks its first year of workRead the full story
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.
27 June 2019 05:03 PM Strategy sets out city's holistic approach to health and wellbeingRead the full story
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.
25 June 2019 10:14 AM Sports day marks Learning Disability Awareness WeekRead the full story
PEOPLE with learning disabilities took part in a free sports day last week to mark Learning Disability Awareness Week.
20 June 2019 10:13 AM Afternoon tea for carers marks Shared Lives weekRead the full story
CARERS who look after adults with learning disabilities gathered together for afternoon tea to mark Shared Lives Week, which runs from 17-23 June.
6 June 2019 02:16 PM Dental heroes honoured at Smile AwardsRead the full story
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.
20 May 2019 02:54 PM Hundreds of schoolchildren to celebrate The Daily MileRead the full story
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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