National Lottery funding expands outdoor activity for people with dementia

AWARD-winning charity Dementia Adventure has received nearly half a million pounds from the Big Lottery Fund to help people living with dementia get outdoors and retain...

Wiltshire GP’s Go for Gold

A record number of GP practices in Wiltshire were awarded the coveted Investors in Carers gold and gold plus awards at this year’s Carer...

Radio presenter Ed James to host NSPCC Laughter Ball

HEART West Midlands Breakfast show presenter Ed James has been announced as the star host of this year’s NSPCC Laughter Ball in Birmingham. The event,...

Charities urged to apply for share of £3m funding pot

CHARITIES and community groups across Britain are being encouraged to apply for their share of a massive £3million funding pot. Launching today (Friday, July 14)...

New chair of trustee board at Derby charity Safe and Sound

A new Chair has been appointed to the Board of Trustees at Derby charity Safe and Sound. Catherine Arkley takes up the role this month,...

One in four Brits admit to avoiding conversations with disabled people

RESEARCH launched this week, by the national disability charity Sense, reveals that disabled people in the UK are still being marginalised by negative public...