News & Events


National Human Rights Toolkit Launched

Published on Aug 19, 2016, 4:34 PM

Yesterday, over 60 people attended the national launch of a Human Rights toolkit in Blackburn.‚ÄčThe British Institute of Human Rights (BIHR) launched their advocacy human rights toolkit.

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Health benefits of volunteering

Published on Aug 15, 2016, 3:05 PM

If you’re looking to give something back to your local community, as well as giving something back to yourself, then volunteering may be for you. There are proven, numerous health benefits, both mental and physical, for volunteers.

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August Volunteering Newsletter

Published on Aug 11, 2016, 9:40 AM

The next edition of our Volunteering Newsletter, courtesy of Ian. Take a look to find out more today and see how you can get involved.

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Lancashire Care NHS Quit Squad

Published on Aug 10, 2016, 9:52 AM

Struggling to quit on your own? Get in touch with the Quit Squad today to see how they can help you!

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UCAS take steps to readdress carer support

Published on Aug 3, 2016, 12:37 PM

In recent news, it has been announced that students in the UK will be able to identify as a carer on their UCAS application forms, from 2018.

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Carers Residential at Waddow Hall

Published on Jul 8, 2016, 1:58 PM

In partnership with Lancashire Adult Social Care Services, this residential course has been devised specially for unpaid carers resident in Lancashire County Council’s area.

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Carers Newsletter 2016

Published on Jul 4, 2016, 11:16 AM

For more information on what is happening for the Carers service over the summer and into the autumn, take a look at our Newsletter today.

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Take a look at our new website!

Published on Jul 4, 2016, 9:00 AM

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Working Together for Carers

Published on Jun 29, 2016, 4:18 PM

After the review of the Lancashire Carers’ Forum in November 2015, and following a meeting in January 2016 attended by Carers and professionals from Carers Lancashire, Lancashire County Council and the NHS, it has been decided that the Lancashire…

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Mental Health Carers Forums

Published on Jun 29, 2016, 4:13 PM

The n-compass Mental Health Carers Forums offer Carers and professionals the opportunity to share their experiences and collectively influence the development of potential new and existing services relating to mental health in their local area.

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