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Targeted families support

Devon County Council has signed up to the Government’s Targeted Families programme which means that 1,370 families in Devon will be supported
Posted on: 2 November 2012 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| No Comments
Jenny

Personal support helps older people stay independent

Every older person who is assessed as needing support from adult social care is now being offered a Personal Budget to allow them to choose what kind of help they want to receive.
Posted on: 12 June 2012 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| No Comments
Howard Almond

How well do you know your skin?

Pharmacy staff across Devon are on hand this summer to offer people expert advice about how to check their skin for the early signs of skin cancer.
Posted on: 12 June 2012 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| No Comments

Solicitor Rachel Cook talks about fostering

Rachel Cook, solicitor specialising in Adoption Law with Michelmores LLP, discusses fostering
Posted on: 16 May 2012 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| No Comments
Plain Pack Protects

Backing the packing

Devon’s Youth Parliament is supporting a national campaign to remove the last legally allowed form of tobacco advertising
Posted on: 30 April 2012 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| No Comments
What do you know about me?

What do u know about me?

We're supporting Devon and Cornwall Police in its campaign to warn of the dangers of cyberstalking
Posted on: 18 April 2012 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| No Comments
Spanning the generations in Honiton

Honiton youth work spans the generations

The latest project to come out of Honiton Young People's Centre aims to build on the intergenerational work the centre has already piloted.
Posted on: 17 April 2012 | Posted in: Community| No Comments
Foster carer Joanna

Real families, real lives

Local foster carer Joanna gives an insight into the fostering application process
Posted on: 20 March 2012 | Posted in: Community| No Comments

Devon’s MASH in the national spotlight

A new way of working across all the organisations that protect children in Devon is being held up nationally as a good example.
Posted on: 28 February 2012 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| No Comments
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Need help with finding childcare?

Local families struggling to find suitable childcare can now take advantage of Devon's childcare brokerage service
Posted on: 27 February 2012 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing| No Comments
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