This page is dedicated to the third sector and the news that comes out of VCF groups and organisations involved in Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale, but also Lancashire-wide, the North West and even nationally.

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Pendle Leisure Trust

Arts For Wellbeing Exhibition

Our Arts for wellbeing Exhibition is coming up this August and we would love to see some of you there!

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Community Wealth Fund

Dormant Assets Consultation Now Open How to Respond

The big moment has finally arrived. And we need your help.

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Social Prescribing

Social prescribing can take pressure off GPs by helping people get the support they need within their community

Prof Dame Helen Stokes-Lampard has been quoted in an article in the Express, about the role social prescribing can play in reducing pressure on GPs.   

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Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Red Extreme Heat Warning

Staying safe during this period of extreme hot weather conditions is really important. For the first time temperatures of 40C have been forecast in the UK and the Met Office has issued the first ever Red warning for exceptional heat.

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Newground Together

Newground Summer FREE Activities

Please see attached a poster advertising free family activity sessions over the school summer holidays. 

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Bond Logo

Global Bulletin - 18.07.22

What's the Latest?

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Pendle Council

Household Support Fund

Our latest round of the Household Support Fund has been launched and includes a payment to help some older people with the soaring cost of living.

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Lancashire County Council

FSM recipient Vouchers Summer Term Holiday 2022

The Department for Works and Pensions Household Support Fund (HSF) grant has been extended with further funding being made available to County Councils and Unitary Authorities in England to support those most in need this summer.

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