People, Health and Care

Home First team expands to help even more people live...
31 August 2021

North Lincolnshire Home First Community support is looking to recruit new team members to meet the growing demand for assisting…

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Back to school safely – what you need to know
26 August 2021

Many Covid-19 rules are set to be relaxed when children return to school after the summer holidays in a couple…

Elderly couple receiving advice and support
Help for carers as pandemic takes its toll
19 August 2021

Many carers have been put under more pressure during the pandemic but help and support is available and anyone struggling…

Black metal bench with words' Geo' on the pack, im memory of George Ellis
Memorial bench in honour of Barton soldier
18 August 2021

A bench in memory of Barton man George Ellis has been officially unveiled in Baysgarth Park. George, 24, died suddenly…

Photo of a school nurse checking a pupil's heartbeat with a stethoscope
Tell us your views on our health and wellbeing service
16 August 2021

We are keen to hear from people about their experiences of North Lincolnshire’s 0-19 (25 SEND) Health & Wellbeing Services.…

Elderly people sat in a living room using a computer
Help available so people can live well in their own home
12 August 2021

A new service to help people live independently by using the latest technology and equipment is being launched in North…

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Book your place on the next Childminder Briefing session
10 August 2021

The next Childminder Briefing session to provide information on becoming a childminder is on Monday 13 September, taking place on…

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Start your career in care and get free childcare this summer
10 August 2021

People who start a care role with a homecare provider in North Lincolnshire this summer will be able to benefit…

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Tell us what you want for the new South Axholme Community Hub
30 July 2021

An online consultation has been launched asking for views about the South Axholme Community Hub transformation planned for Epworth Leisure…

Group of smiling people, including Cllr Waltham and Holly Mumby Croft MP and Samaritans volunteers in Kingsway Gardens next to noticeboard about Chad Varah
Opening of new Samaritans garden in Kingsway Gardens
28 July 2021

A beautifully-planted garden dedicated to the work of the Samaritans has been officially opened at Kingsway Gardens in Scunthorpe. The…

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Tell us your views on plans for South Axholme Community Hub
27 July 2021

Isle of Axholme residents are being urged to attend a consultation event at Epworth Leisure Centre on Thursday 29 July…

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Become a Supported Lodgings host and help a young person move...
18 July 2021

July marks North Lincolnshire’s biggest ever recruitment drive for Supported Lodgings hosts, with more residents needed to provide accommodation and…

Design image of Myos House - courtyard leading to multiple apartments.
New dementia friendly apartments being snapped up well before...
15 July 2021

New two-bed apartments for rent giving people with dementia and their carers the chance to live independent lives are being…

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Inspirational key workers to be thanked in appreciation day
5 July 2021

Residents are being invited to show their gratitude to inspirational key workers, with the first ever national NHS, Social Care…

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Flag is flying high for Armed Forces Day
25 June 2021

The flag is flying high for Armed Forces Day tomorrow (Saturday 26 June) in honour of those who are serving…