People, Health and Care

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‘Message In A Bottle’ scheme helps vulnerable people

North Lincolnshire Council and the Lions have worked together to deliver more than 900 ‘messages in a bottle’ that could…

16 September 2020
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Covid-19 numbers remain low but rise in cases concerns Director of Public Health

The number of people contracting Covid-19 in North Lincolnshire remains low, but Penny Spring, the area’s Director of Public Health,…

10 September 2020
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Eligible residents urged to get flu jab and protect the NHS

Health leaders have urged people across North Lincolnshire to ensure they get a flu jab and help minimise strain on…

3 September 2020
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North Lincolnshire residents encouraged to ask “how are you?”

The council is encouraging residents to ask their family, friends and members of their local community “How are you?” Many…

17 August 2020
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Help us keep Covid cases down, workers urged

Employees have been asked to work together to stop Covid and prevent local outbreaks while playing a vital role growing…

13 August 2020
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Back local businesses and Eat Out to Help Out safely

Residents across North Lincolnshire are being encouraged to take advantage of the Government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme and…

6 August 2020
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Emergency financial help available for people struggling due to Covid

North Lincolnshire Council is providing emergency assistance to help residents who are struggling financially because of Covid-19. This can be…

31 July 2020
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Help connect children with foster carers and adoptive parents – become a panel member

An exciting and rewarding challenge has arisen for people to become members of the North Lincolnshire adoption and fostering panels…

21 July 2020
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Get the skills you need to work with children in early years 

North Lincolnshire Council is holding an online training course, ‘Introduction to Working within the Early Years Foundation Stage’, to help…

20 July 2020
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Director of Children and Community Resilience – “Should working from home be the ‘new normal’?”

Mick Gibbs, Director of Children and Community Resilience at North Lincolnshire Council attended the Association of Directors of Childrens Services…

17 July 2020
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‘Stopping Covid-19 is everybody’s responsibility’

Residents across North Lincolnshire are being urged to maintain their resolve to keep coronavirus at bay. As national restrictions continue…

16 July 2020
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Stop Covid, prevent local outbreaks

North Lincolnshire Council is calling on all residents and businesses in North Lincolnshire to do their bit to ensure that…

18 June 2020
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All children deserve to feel loved and safe – foster a child

North Lincolnshire Council is looking for people to foster children of all ages from a range of backgrounds, including those…

15 June 2020
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Director of Public Health shares latest Covid-19 advice

In the latest video Penny Spring, Director of Public Health at North Lincolnshire Council is sharing the most recent Covid-19…

11 June 2020
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Young carers are ‘heroes with capes that can’t be seen’

This Carers Week (8 to 14 June), North Lincolnshire Council is celebrating the role young carers play in supporting their…

11 June 2020