Monday, 19 August 2019

New Commission on Dementia and Music can help change the way we care

A new Commission into the use of music in the treatment and care of those living with dementia has the potential to change the...

Olympic and football heroes pitch in for charity

OLYMPIC gold medallist Laura Kenny was among a host of sports stars inspired to help the parents of a premature baby girl raise money...

National Disability Charity, Sense, responds to Queen’s Speech

NATIONAL disability charity, Sense, has responded to the Queen’s Speech, in which the Government pledged to tackle disability discrimination and improve social care services. Richard...

Wimbledon Foundation serves up more funding for local causes

The Wimbledon Foundation, the charity of The All England Lawn Tennis Club, has awarded grants totalling £50,000 to Merton and Wandsworth-based community organisations. The...

Leading charity calls for government to confirm plans for dementia research

Alzheimer's Research UK, the UK’s leading dementia research charity, has called for the new government to renew its commitment to funding research into the...

New Report released on Armed Forces Mental Health

The Directory of Social Change (DSC) in partnership with the Forces in Mind Trust (FiMT), have announced the release of Focus On: Armed Forces...

Queen honours Salvation Army minister changing lives one cuppa at a time!

Goldthorpe Salvation Army minister Territorial Envoy Alison Sykes is among those named on the Queen’s 2017 Birthday Honours list, and will be appointed a...

Children in Need Chairman awarded CBE

Stevie Spring, Chairman of BBC Children in Need, has been awarded the Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the Queen's...

Air cadets can take to the sky thanks to national awards

Six air cadets have won flying tuition worth a total of £8,000 thanks to the Royal Air Forces Association. The RAF charity runs an annual...

Runners clock up major boost for charity at Hull 10K

Thousands crossed the finish line of the Asda Foundation Hull 10K today – achieving a personal goal and running up a major boost for...

Dive into a new challenge with Swimming Down Dementia

One of the UK's leading dementia research charities is calling on people to make a splash for science by signing up for a new...

7-year-old raises funds for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices with special activity day

Thanks to a very special birthday girl, Lilah, families who are supported by children’s hospice charity Shooting Star Children’s Hospices, were treated to a...

£3 million grant to help Brits make the most of areas of natural beauty on their doorsteps

A project designed to open local people's eyes to the areas of natural beauty around them and the employment, health and leisure opportunities they...

Petition handed to Downing Street to end cruel benefits system for dying people

A petition demanding changes to the cruel benefits system for dying people has been handed into No. 10 Downing Street, by Downton Abbey actor...

Prevent Breast Cancer raises more than £100,000 at Prudential RideLondon

A 172-strong team of cyclists joined thousands of other riders to take part in the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey in aid of Prevent Breast Cancer, its...
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