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People, Health and Care

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Independent Visitors needed to support young people in North...
7 February 2020

Volunteer Independent Visitors are needed in North Lincolnshire to support a child or young person, and make a difference. An…

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Find out what job vacancies are available to support disabled...
16 January 2020

A recruitment open day is taking place on Tuesday 28 January at The Brumby Centre, Scunthorpe, from 2.30pm to 5.30pm…

Penny Spring gets the flu jab
It’s not too late to protect yourself and your family from...
10 December 2019

Residents in North Lincolnshire are encouraged to get the flu vaccine – if they haven’t already – to protect themselves…

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North Lincolnshire residents urged to take steps to stay well...
19 November 2019

People in North Lincolnshire are being urged by local health and social care services to prepare for winter by taking…

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Marking World Mental Health Day
3 October 2019

‘It’s ok to talk,’ is the message from Scunthorpe’s mental health staff as North Lincolnshire gears up to mark World…

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Sign up now for third annual Challenge 10,000
19 September 2019

Entries are now open for Challenge 10,000, the North Lincolnshire annual workplace step challenge that takes place each October to…

Challenge 10,000 logo
Calling North Lincolnshire workplaces – step up to...
3 September 2019

North Lincolnshire Council’s popular workplace step challenge, Challenge 10,000, is back this October. Now in its third year, the council…

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Stay safe in hot weather
23 July 2019

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

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Council to support older residents to stay safe on the internet
25 June 2019

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

Council supports carers in North Lincolnshire and raises...
12 June 2019

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

Wellbeing at Work Awards 2019
Healthy workplaces in North Lincolnshire celebrated
30 May 2019

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

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Find out about becoming a childminder
29 May 2019

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

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Change a future, change their story – become a foster carer
20 May 2019

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

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Time to start talking and include people with dementia
20 May 2019

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

Talk Suicide promotional poster
North Lincolnshire residents are encouraged to Talk Suicide
17 May 2019

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