People, Health and Care

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Stay safe in hot weather

Many of us welcome the hot weather, but exposure to the heat and sun for too long can have many…

1 month ago
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Council to support older residents to stay safe on the internet

Working with North Links Seniors’ Forum, North Lincolnshire Council is looking to find out how older people use the internet…

2 months ago
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Council supports carers in North Lincolnshire and raises awareness during Carers Week

During Carers Week (10 to 17 June), North Lincolnshire Council is highlighting the amazing job that carers do for their…

2 months ago
Wellbeing at Work Awards 2019
Healthy workplaces in North Lincolnshire celebrated

Workplaces in North Lincolnshire have been celebrated for their achievements at the 2019 Healthy Workplace Awards celebration event. On Wednesday…

3 months ago
Find out about becoming a childminder

We’re holding a Childminder Briefing session on Wednesday 5 June 2019 at Scunthorpe Community Wellbeing Hub to provide information on…

3 months ago
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Change a future, change their story – become a foster carer

During Foster Care Fortnight (13 to 26 May 2019), North Lincolnshire Council is going to spread the word that more…

3 months ago
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Time to start talking and include people with dementia

North Lincolnshire Council is supporting Alzheimer’s Society’s #AskUsAnything campaign, to mark Dementia Action Week (20 to 26 May). Residents in…

3 months ago
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North Lincolnshire residents are encouraged to Talk Suicide

During Mental Health Awareness Week (13 to 19 May) North Lincolnshire Council is encouraging people in the region to complete…

3 months ago
Thousands of children take on steps challenge

North Lincolnshire Council working with the Get Ahead Partnership has set-up the Let’s Get Stepping challenge to help more primary…

6 months ago
Funded childcare benefits thousands of families

North Lincolnshire Council is encouraging all families to take advantage of funded childcare of up to 15 hours a week…

6 months ago
Bumper first year for baby book scheme

A book scheme has seen more than 150 gift packs handed to families with newborns in a bid to encourage…

7 months ago
Council raises awareness of young carers

North Lincolnshire Council is supporting Young Carers Awareness Day on 31 January to help raise awareness of the caring role…

7 months ago
£200,000 extension unveiled at children’s centre

North Lincolnshire Council has invested £209,000 in building an extension at Manor Farm Children’s Centre, Scunthorpe, to house a pre-school…

7 months ago
Plan to transform North Lincolnshire food culture wins national recognition

The Food in North Lincolnshire Partnership has achieved membership of The Sustainable Food Cities network to support their health outcomes…

7 months ago
Look after yourself and others this winter

North Lincolnshire Council is urging residents to keep warm and well this winter, and look after their health – especially…

8 months ago