Beacon Box


Beacon are really pleased to introduce ‘Beacon Box’ which is a monthly activity pack which people can do in their own homes. Beacon Service is a social prescribing service which helps people improve their health, wellbeing and social welfare by linking them to voluntary community services, activities and organisations available … Read More


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The NHS COVID-19 app is part of our large scale coronavirus (COVID-19) testing and contact tracing programme called the NHS Test and Trace service in England and the NHS Wales Test, Trace, Protect service in Wales. The app will be used, alongside traditional contact tracing, to notify users if they … Read More

Volunteering towards Employment Project

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Bury VCFA is pleased to announce their ‘Volunteering towards Employment Project’ (VtEP). VtEP aims to help participants in Bury who are unemployed or economically inactive to develop skills and confidence in a workplace environment by using volunteering to get closer to the jobs market. The European Social Fund (ESF) fund … Read More

Diabetes UK updates – Steroid induced Diabetes, Moving More and new Diabetes in healthcare modules


Steroid–induced Diabetes Diabetes UK have published a new page on their website about steroid-induced diabetes. Diabetes UK look at what causes this type of diabetes, as well as the symptoms and risk factors that people taking steroids should be aware of :   Diabetes and Moving More – Tuesday 29th September … Read More

Northern Care Alliance – What Matters Most Survey (Covid-19)


Feedback is important to the Northern Care Alliance. Your experiences can help to improve services. Northern Care Alliance want to find out how patients are experiencing treatment during the Covid-19 pandemic. COMPLETE SURVEY HERE    NCA –  September 2020