Category: Community News

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New NHS Dental Practices launch in Lincoln and Sleaford- 16 January

Members of the local community are invited to the official opening of Treeline Dental Care in Lincoln and Sleaford.    The surgeries are to be opened by Dr Jimmey Palahey and his partner Nav this January. The surgeries will be offering NHS treatments to around 8,000 patients each, in response to the significant demand in …

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LPFT Engagement Events

Calling service users and carers Do you have experience of using services from Community Mental Health Teams? LPFT would like to invite you to join in and hear about the changes within the Community Mental HealthTeams. Come and share your views. Dates and venues Wednesday 16 January 10.00am – 12.00pm Dept. of Psychiatry, Sibsey Road, …

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Connect to Support Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire County Council Adult Care and Community Wellbeing together with Lincolnshire NHS have now launched their partnership online Library of Information and Services called Connect to Support Lincolnshire.  This is being provided in conjunction with Lincs2Advice. 

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4 Mental Health launch ‘Staying Safe’ website

4 Mental Health launch ‘Staying Safe’ website, offering free resources for anyone distressed, thinking about suicide or worried about someone they care about. The Staying Safe website is a potentially life-saving resource developed by 4 Mental Health, with invaluable input from international academics, mental health practitioners, people who have survived suicidal thoughts and those personally …

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ULHT Carers Badge

Are you a carer? Are you looking after someone at home? If so ULHT is currently trialling a special initiative called the ‘Carers Card’ on a number of wards. The badge recognises that as a carer you should be considered as an expert and equal partner and the organisation needs to work with you to …

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Jumper for Joy! It’s Christmas Jumper season. Join us on Friday 14th December

As has become an annual tradition Voluntary Centre Services will be sourcing our silliest sweaters and taking part in the Save the Children Christmas Jumper Day on Friday 14th December. If anyone else would like to join our campaign they would be more than welcome to do so by texting their £2* donations with the …

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Minutes from the West Lindsey Voluntary Sector Forum 04/12/18

Thank you to everyone who joined us at the West Lindsey Festive Forum! 80- yes EIGHTY- horse shoes were crafted by our merry band of volunteers in just over an hour, and a gallery is now available on our facebook page here. (Why not give us a like while you’re there!)

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Bransby Christmas Jumper Walk- Friday 21st December

Put on your best Christmas jumper and come join us at Bransby Horses on Friday 21st December for our Christmas Jumper Walk! Taking place from 11am – 1:30pm, with walks suitable for all including those with four paws! There’s a certificate on completion plus prizes for the Best Christmas Jumper, Best Family Dress Up & …

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Queen’s Park Community Hub Christmas Fair

With the Christmas Fair at Queens Park Community Hub just around the corner, it’s time to wrap up warm! The event will take place on 7th December between 10.00-14.00 for family fun in the community.    

Action on Hearing Loss Drop In Day- 10 January 2019

Do you wear Hearing Aids or have a Visual Impairment ?  If the answer is YES   you are invited to a  NEW YEAR drop in at  Wellingore Hall , Hall Street , Wellingore Lincoln LN5 0HX On Thursday 10th January 2019, 11 – 2 pm. Come along to meet  new people and have a coffee and …

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