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Cabinet commits almost £1.5m additional investment into targeted youth support

Warwickshire County Council’s Cabinet has committed almost £1.5m additional investment into targeted youth support over the next two years.  It is a Council priority to help children be the best they can be, so the extra funding will go into projects to improve the support available to vulnerable children and young people by:  This will expand the youth support available beyond the County Council’s own services; for example, working with local businesses to embed child-friendly approaches, delivering …

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Warwickshire County Council provides laptops to vulnerable children and young people 

X5TyA8uvkGXoNyjFzxcowS-1200-80 Warwickshire County Council has responded to the third national lockdown and school closures by securing over 2,000 laptops to be distributed among the county’s more… Warwickshire County Council has responded to the third national lockdown and school closures by securing over 2,000 laptops to be distributed among the county’s more vulnerable children and young people to support their remote learning.  The Council has …

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Masterplan for Nuneaton’s Vicarage Street unveiled 

Warwickshire County Council and Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council (NBBC) have unveiled a masterplan for the Vicarage Street Development Site, Nuneaton – part of the multimillion pound… Warwickshire County Council and Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council (NBBC) have unveiled a masterplan for the Vicarage Street Development Site, Nuneaton – part of the multimillion pound Transforming …

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Time to Talk Day 2021 – The power of small

One in four people experience a mental health problem in any given year. Health and care partners in Coventry and Warwickshire are using Time to Talk Day  (Thursday 4 February) to remind residents that a small conversation about mental health has the power to make a big difference, especially during these challenging times. …

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Warwickshire Libraries’ “wonderful service is more important than ever” say the residents that it is supporting at home during lockdown

Warwickshire County Council’s befriending calls and home library service have become an integral part of the wider package of support that the Council has offered to vulnerable residents since th… Warwickshire County Council’s befriending calls and home library service have become an integral part of the wider package of support …

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Death of Captain Sir Tom Moore

Death of Captain Sir Tom Moore Published on Tuesday, 2nd February 2021 Captain Sir Tom Moore has died in hospital after testing positive for Coronavirus while battling pneumonia. Captain Sir Tom Moore, who raised almost £33m for NHS charities and inspired the nation to support the NHS during this pandemic, …

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Scam Publication Warning to Businesses, Schools, and other Organisations

Scam Publication Warning to Businesses, Schools, and other Organisations Businesses, schools, and other organisations are being cold called and offered advertising space in bogus anti-bullying,… Scam Publication Warning to Businesses, Schools, and other Organisations Businesses, schools, and other organisations are being cold called and offered advertising space in bogus anti-bullying, …

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