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Hoarding Awareness Week - Information and Resources

Hoarding Awareness Week - Information and Resources

This week is National Hoarding Awareness Week (18-25 May)

Set up by the Chief Fire Officers Association, the campaign is being supported by the Environmental Team at Harborough District Council.

It is estimated that more than a million people in the UK may have a hoarding disorder, which can range from mild, where it may not have an impact on someone's life, to severe, where it seriously affects someone's... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 May 2020 11:00 by Clerk

Tags: Community, District, Health, Local, Social

Online Exercise Class for Fall Prevention

Online Exercise Class for Fall Prevention

The Health and Wellbeing team at Harborough District Council have put together a Steady Steps online class together with an experienced instructor to support with falls prevention.

The online class is a great gentle exercise session for those struggling with their mobility.

Please follow the link below to visit YouTube to access the video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJJy4UN4uUg

Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 09:05 by Clerk

Tags: District, Health, Local

Mental Health Support from Bower House in Market Harborough

Mental Health Support from Bower House in Market Harborough

Bower House situated in Market Harborough is offering counselling to anyone who needs support with their mental health. Their services cover a 10 mile radius from Market Harborough.

Although the Bower House is a Christian charity, those with any or no faith are welcome to access the service.

Bower House will take calls on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9am to 4pm and Thursdays from 2pm to 8pm;

Telephone... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 13:25 by Clerk

Tags: Covid-19, Health, Local

Helpline Numbers for Domestic Abuse Support

The Harborough District Community Safety Team would like to share important helplines for those at risk:

If you or your family are in immediate danger call 999. If you are unable to talk press 55 after dialling and the Police will know that you need help. Please note that it is okay to leave your home during lockdown if you are experiencing abuse. The police can also remove the person harming you from... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 11:15 by Clerk

Tags: Covid-19, Health, Local

Councils Working to Re-Open Waste Sites

People being encouraged to only visit if essential.

The city and county councils say they are working hard to re-open some of their recycling and household waste sites later this month.

The county sites opening are at Barwell, Lount, Market Harborough, Melton Mowbray, Mountsorrel, Oadby and Whetstone.

The seven county sites will be open to county residents only. The county council is also looking to introduce... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 09:28 by Clerk

Tags: Covid-19, Facilities, Local

Her Majesty The Queen to send a message to the nation to mark 75th anniversary of VE Day

Her Majesty The Queen to send a message to the nation to mark 75th anniversary of VE Day

The UK Government has announced revised plans to commemorate the 75th anniversary of VE Day which will include an address from Her Majesty The Queen.

In line with government guidance, the original plans for VE Day 75, which included a veteran procession, had to be adjusted due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has announced a new programme that will allow members of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 11:04 by Clerk

Tags: Community, Covid-19, Local, News

New Central Access Point for urgent mental health needs


New NHS central access point for urgent mental health needs

Telephone number: 0116 295 3060

What is the central access point?
The mental health central access point is a 24/7 telephone contact point for people with urgent mental health needs. The aim of the central access point is to consider an individual's needs and route them to the right support.

Who is the central access point for?
Anyone of any age... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 May 2020 11:03 by Clerk

Tags: Covid-19, Local

Free online training from the Work, Live, Leicestershire Project

Free online training from the Work, Live, Leicestershire Project

Leicestershire and Rutland RCC are currently promoting a community project that offers support to people who have found themselves out of work during these challenging times.

The Work Live Leicestershire project offers free online training, 1-2-1 help with job searching, help to improve interview skills and even support from specialists to launch a new business venture. Any Leicestershire residents... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 12:30 by Clerk

Tags: Employment, Local

VE Day 75 - Celebrate at Home

VE Day 75 - Celebrate at Home

This year, Friday 8 May is the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day. VE Day marked an end to nearly six years of World War II, and in towns and cities across the world people marked the victory with street parties, dancing and singing. While street parties are not currently an option, you may wish to re-create that war-time spirit in your own homes.

Combatstress.org.uk are offering a free... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 09:41 by Clerk

Tags: Community, Events, Local, Social

23rd to 24th April - Road Works - Sibbertoft Road (Husbands Bosworth)

Traffic Control (Two-Way Signals) will be in operation on Sibbertoft Road from 23rd to 24th April for fibre optic cable installation.

Leicestershire County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused.

Posted: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 14:47 by Clerk

Tags: Highways

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