Kindness


People across Lancashire are being encouraged to do their bit to help reduce loneliness amongst older people over the festive period by sending a Christmas card to residents of a local care home.  The campaign is now in its second year and runs both at Christmas and over the summer, with the latter focussing on summer holiday postcards. More than 100 care homes have signed up to take part this year.  As well as being something nice to...

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White Ribbon Campaign

White Ribbon Campaign


Posted By on Nov 21, 2018

In July 2017, Blackpool on behalf of the Blackpool Domestic Abuse & Interpersonal Violence (DAIV) Partnership became White Ribbon accredited. All local authorities in Lancashire as well as the Constabulary, the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner and several health bodies have now been accredited as White Ribbon organisations. This involved each organisation developing an action plan to raise awareness of the...

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Be kind and get involved!

Be kind and get involved!


Posted By on Jul 6, 2017

There are dozens – probably hundreds – of ways of getting involved in being kind and spreading kindness. Taking out the rubbish for an elderly or infirm neighbour, going round to a friend’s house for a brew and offering to wash up, helping someone who is struggling with their shopping to pack, rallying round a community to help people who are suffering. People are kind everyday in ways they don’t even realise – and now you can...

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