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People, Health and Care

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Covid-19 numbers remain low but rise in cases concerns Director...
10 September 2020

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

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

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

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North Lincolnshire residents encouraged to ask “how are you?”
17 August 2020

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

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

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

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

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

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Emergency financial help available for people struggling due to...
31 July 2020

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

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Help connect children with foster carers and adoptive parents...
21 July 2020

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

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

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

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Director of Children and Community Resilience – “Should...
17 July 2020

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

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‘Stopping Covid-19 is everybody’s...
16 July 2020

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

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Stop Covid, prevent local outbreaks
18 June 2020

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

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

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

North Lincolnshire Council Coronavirus Updates
Director of Public Health shares latest Covid-19 advice
11 June 2020

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

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

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

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Community response hailed as “brilliant”
25 May 2020

There has been a fantastic community response to the coronavirus outbreak across North Lincolnshire with charities, town and parish councils,…