Dorset blind veteran receives military charity’s highest honour

A blind Second World War veteran from Dorset has received a special award from military charity Blind Veterans UK for his outstanding work as...

Survey reveals over 80% of families caring for seriously ill children feel alone

84% of families caring for a child with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition say they have felt isolated and alone since their child’s diagnosis,...

Report highlights challenges facing Black Country and Birmingham communities

A report which will help tackle some of the biggest issues facing communities across the Black Country and Birmingham has been officially launched at...

Autistic woman, 22, stars in powerful new film about social isolation

The National Autistic Society is encouraging the public and transport organisations to find out more about autism and the small things they can do...

Global assembly reinvigorates efforts to beat leprosy

A global assembly, hosted by UK-based specialist leprosy charity, Lepra, brought together delegates from across the world to reinvigorate efforts to beat leprosy. The assembly...

Battersea urges action for five-year sentences after Welsh man jailed for killing his dog

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home has renewed its call for tougher sentences for horrific cases of animal abuse and cruelty, after a Welsh farmer...

Bryan Cranston confronts misunderstanding of dementia…using an orange

Acclaimed actor, writer, producer, director and author, Bryan Cranston, is calling on people to share a new thought-provoking film for the UK's leading dementia...

Kent military charity RBLI launches unique ‘Wall of Honour’ project

Kent-based military charity Royal British Legion Industries is offering a unique opportunity to honour past and present members of the British Armed Forces in...

Wiltshire Air Ambulance lands at new airbase for the first time

WILTSHIRE Air Ambulance carried out its first landing on the helipad at the charity’s new airbase at Semington, near Melksham, this week. This exciting milestone...

IWF connects to the Child Abuse Image Database (CAID)

In 2015 at the WeProtect Summit, David Cameron announced the creation of the Child Abuse Image Database (CAID). CAID contributes to the fight against online child...

Couple speak of their pride of ‘making a difference’ during Barnardo’s Fostering Week

As part of Barnardo’s Fostering Week campaign, Belfast couple Colin & Sharon Jamison are sharing their story, of what it’s been like to be...

Up to £20,000 in funding available for local projects

Local charities and good causes are being encouraged to apply for funding of over £3million that has been raised by the players of People's...

Military charity gets tough on Blue Monday with launch of mental health training

Families of serving RAF personnel and veterans who are finding life tough will be offered unique training to help them identify, and deal with,...

Scottish brothers land world records after 35 days at sea

Three brothers from Scotland have set three world records after rowing the Atlantic Ocean in just 35 days, nine hours and nine minutes. The trio,...

Dogs Trust reveals the cruel ‘Dogfishing’ scam duping thousands of UK dog lovers

Shocking new statistics released today by Dogs Trust reveals how thousands of unsuspecting dog lovers may have been conned or ‘dogfished’ into buying puppies...
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