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Papyrus News July 2017

Papyrus News July 2017

The latest edition of the suicide prevention charity’s newsletter is now available.

Stories inside this edition include:

– Contacts to the PAPYRUS helpline, HOPELineUK, have seen a dramatic increase – especially around exam season

– PAPYRUS member Nikki lost her daughter Miranda to suicide. She tells her story and shares her aim (...)

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Vacancy: Support Worker at Disability Equality North West

Vacancy: Support Worker at Disability Equality North West

Disability Equality (NW) Ltd are looking to appoint a Support Worker to support development of their Managed Accounts Service.

The service provides administrative support to enable disabled people to manage their health and social care budgets.

The post is for 13 hours per week at £8:45 per hour and is offered as a fixed (...)

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Vacancy: Citizens Advice Equality & Welfare Reform Project Lead

Vacancy: Citizens Advice Equality & Welfare Reform Project Lead

Citizens Advice Rossendale & Hyndburn are recruiting someone to lead their Equality & Welfare Reform Transformation Project 

The Accrington-based post is offered for 30 hours per week at a salary of £24,324 per annum (£30,000 pro-rata).  The successful candidate will have overall responsibility for the successful planning, delivery, monitoring, and evaluation (...)

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Wonderful Things! at Accrington College

Wonderful Things! at Accrington College

Calling anyone who has kids aged 5-11 years old and in danger of boredom over the summer

Wonderful Things are coming to ACCROSS!  There are lots of activities for primary age children planned, and some are just irresistible like the pillow bashing on Friday!

Children from all schools are welcome. (...)

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Rossendale 60’s Festival 8th-10th September 2017

Rossendale 60’s Festival 8th-10th September 2017

How Will You Spend Your 48 Hours At The Rossendale 60’s Festival 2017?

This year’s Rossendale 60’s Festival will be held over the weekend of 8th, 9th and 10th September and in addition to last years events, a number of new events are being added for 2017.

The Whitaker Museum and Art Gallery in Rawtenstall (...)

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Whitworth Mayor’s 60s Fundraiser 21/10/17

Whitworth Mayor’s 60s Fundraiser 21/10/17

Tickets are now available for the 60s themed Mayor of Whitworth’s charity fundraiser

The event will take place on Saturday 21st october from 7pm until late at The Riverside, Market Street, Whitworth OL12 8DP

Tickets include a buffet and cost £15 each.  They are available from the council office, Janet (...)

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Free L3 Teaching Qualification

Free L3 Teaching Qualification

ACCROSS are offering the Level 3 Award in Education and Training FREE for anyone who is unemployed.

Do you want to update your skills and improve your confidence of delivering training?  Would you benefit from a course that provides the essential knowledge and skills required to deliver training?

This (...)

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LCC Update: July 2017

LCC Update: July 2017

The latest Lancashire County Council monthly update from around the county is now available.

Included in this month’s update is information about school transport season tickets, recognition for foster carers and information about the registration service for those wanting to book a marriage, civil partnership or renew vows.

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Retained Firefighters Wanted

Retained Firefighters Wanted

Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service are looking for new Retained Firefighters across the county

Many of their retained fire stations are now recruiting new retained firefighters this month.  Retained firefighters often have another job and they will provide on-call cover from home or their place of work. They respond to emergencies (...)

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M3 Listening Project Peer Support Volunteers Wanted

M3 Listening Project Peer Support Volunteers Wanted

Are you 16-25?  Do you want to make a difference to another young person’s life?

Become a peer supporter for the Listening Project and gain valuable skills and experience.

Working alongside a trained mediator, you will help young people aged 16/17 who are at risk of homelessness, to provide a (...)

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