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Diversion and Resettlement Service Stories of Success

The criminal justice system can be an intimidating and frightening place. Mind recognise that some people who become involved in… more>>

Keeping the Door Open’ Survey Report

NHS North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group (NELCCG) asked the local community to give their views and opinions on ways to… more>>

Urgent Care and You : Right Care, Right Place, Right Time

Don't miss the opportunity to share your opinions about improvements being made to local urgent care services in North East Lincolnshire.… more>>

Health walks

Book a place on a Health Walk to discover the hidden gems of Hull. Hull Culture and Leisure are arranging… more>>

Free Weight Loss sessions for your Workplace

ABL are offering free, Hull City Council commissioned ENABLE weight loss support to all Hull businesses. This includes 1:1 appointments… more>>

Courses for All

Active Humber have put together an extensive sports coaching programme in consultation with key local and national partners. The courses… more>>

Anlaby Communities Day

10th June 2017, 11am-4pm This is a free community event to be held at the St Mark’s site (Hull Rd,… more>>

Our Lives Our Hull: creative workshops

Pickering and Ferens Homes, with Hull City of Culture and Efficiency North, are running creative workshops that will provide opportunities… more>>

Carers Art Group

This is a free art group led by a qualified art tutor. Each quarter she plans a new theme. Up… more>>

Families First newsletter

The latest edition of the North East Lincolnshire Council’s newsletter, covering, amongst other topics, Creating Strong Communities, 0-19 Programme update,… more>>

Bereavement Services Survey

North East Lincolnshire Council is currently consulting with the public about a procurement exercise involving its bereavement services. While the… more>>

Activating Confidence courses  

Helping people take control of their health, well-being and self-confidence. Activating Confidence is a free to access programme designed to… more>>

Humber NHS Foundation Trust new ‘crisis pad’ service

Humber NHS Foundation Trust has appointed Humbercare to run the service from April at St Andrew’s, the Trust’s former rehabilitation… more>>

HANA programme 2017

Humber All Nations Alliance (HANA) have published details of their regular activities: Tuesdays 10:00 to 15:00 - Drop in Day:… more>>

Older Peoples Floating Support Service

Longhurst and Havelok Homes Older Person’s Floating Support Service offers community based flexible support, which helps people stay in their… more>>

Fairtrade Fortnight 27th February – 12th March – how can you do your bit?

Hull is proud to be a Fairtrade City, and Fairtrade Fortnight is almost here – how can you get involved… more>>

Free course to help people living with and beyond cancer

A free six-week course is being held by Macmillan in partnership with Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust. Called… more>>

The latest Accord news bulletin

Check out the latest news on health and care services on the Accord website by clicking here  for information including:… more>>

Public Health want your views on drugs and alcohol misuse in NE Lincolnshire

North East Lincolnshire Public Health are currently in the process of carrying out a needs assessment in relation to drugs… more>>

Humber NHS Foundation Trust has made improvements to its mental health services, say CQC

An NHS Trust has improved its mental health services, independent inspectors have found. In a new report, the Care Quality… more>>

Mayor’s charity challenge

Diabetes nurses from Diana Princess of Wales hospital are taking part in the Mayor’s charity challenge on 1st May, please… more>>

New Enterprise Panel in Hull

Do you have an opinion about how things could be better or improved? Do you want your say on local… more>>

The Butterflies Memory Loss Support Group

The Butterflies Memory Loss Support Group is a registered charity that supportst people experiencing memory loss or who have had… more>>

Humber NHS Foundation Trust to launch new CAMHS eating disorder service

Humber NHS Foundation Trust is inviting health professionals, those working in education along with members of the public to attend… more>>

ESF Community Grants support

Application deadline 24th March Humber Learning Consortium are managing the ESF Community Grants Programme 2016-2018 and are pleased to announce… more>>

Activating Confidence – “Active Mind, Active Body”

Active Humber are launching the NEW Activating Confidence programme in Grimsby, North East Lincs beginning in February 2017. The programme… more>>

Eternal Benefits need help

Eternal Benefits Charity are absolutely desperate with a waiting list for beds and bedroom furniture, all white goods and other… more>>

Mapping Land Use in Hull

The Hull & East Riding GreenShare Network is free to join and open to anyone who has an interest in… more>>

Hull’s VCSE strategy has been published

Our Value, Our Vision, is an ambitious and aspirational strategy written and published by members of Hull’s Voluntary Community and Social… more>>

MyCommunitySpace – Attracting Volunteers in Hull

MyCommunitySpace is a charity that provides premises and workspace for other charities to use.  They run exhibitions and open days… more>>

Sport England – Call for Local Pilots

Sport England want to find a range of places across England where they can develop and deliver local pilots There… more>>

Dance Together

With Hull Kingston Rovers Community Trust Hull Kingston Rovers Community Trust have teamed up with Hull 2017 and 64 Million… more>>

Over 50’s Walking Rugby taking place every Wednesday

Walking Rugby is for anyone aged 50 and over. Sessions are adapted to cater for all backgrounds and experiences of rugby. … more>>

Rovers Rugby Rascals taking place every Sunday from 29th January.

Fun, play sessions that will teach children how to catch, pass, kick, run with the ball and play as part… more>>

Expressions of Interest: WOW Market Place

Deadline 30th January  Hull City Hall, 11 – 12 March 2017 As part of the Hull UK City of Culture… more>>

Introducing The Vault  – a library of FREE equipment

The Vault is a library of free equipment for charities in Hull & East Yorkshire run by HEY Smile Foundation.… more>>

The Fishermen’s Mission   

The Fishermen’s Mission celebrates and remembers Hull’s rich fishing heritage as well as its invaluable welfare work within the community.… more>>

Humber Coast and Vale STP update

The Humber Coast and Vale Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP), published at the end of last year, is a set of… more>>

GP Out of Hours service – feedback wanted

Healthwatch North East Lincolnshire would welcome feedback from anybody who has used the GP Out of Hours Service, which is… more>>

Bus passes

News from Healthwatch North East Lincolnshire (HWNEL) HWNEL was informed a few months ago that bus passes were no longer… more>>

Room to rent

The Holderness Road Methodist Church (opp Boyes) has a room available to rent for meetings. It is available on a… more>>

“Playing the Bridge” – participants wanted

This is an opportunity to take part in a Hull City of Culture 2017 event. The bridge is the new… more>>

Emmaus Hull & East Riding open a New Furniture & Homeware Shop at The Freedom Centre

Opening January 2017 Kelly Thompson, Director said “We are extremely excited that we will be having a presence at The… more>>

Letter from the NEL Safeguarding Children Board about sports activities

Below is the content of a letter sent out by the North East Lincolnshire Local Safeguarding Children Board: To Directors,… more>>

According to … winter edition

The Winter edition of ‘According to….’ Is now available online. Click here to find out what activities Accord members have… more>>

The East Riding of Yorkshire Rural Strategy (2016-2020)

The Rural Strategy ‘Small Places...Big Potential’ has now been published The Strategy was created in order to raise the profile… more>>

Multicultural Festival

Humber All Nations Alliance is organising a  multicultural festival in partnership with Hymers College and Rooted in Hull at Hymers… more>>

Be the Tiger – Christmas Holiday Club

Be the Tiger’, Christmas Holiday Club by Climb 4 Monday—Wednesday 19th-21st December 10-4. Lots of fun creative arts activities for… more>>

Safeguarding Children’s Board Annual Report

The North East Lincolnshire Safeguarding Children’s Board Annual Report 2015/2016 has been published and is available as an online pdf… more>>

Christmas appeal

Allied Protek are asking for help with their Christmas appeal in aid of the Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital. They have… more>>

Humber NHS Foundation Trust’s Veterans Outreach Service in Yorkshire and Humber wins national award 

Humber NHS Foundation Trust’s Veterans Outreach Service has been named winner of the Innovation in Mental Health Award at the… more>>

Opportunity for rental of space in Avenues Centre

The Avenues Centre Support Group has been working alongside local Councillors and in co-operation with Hull City Council to ensure… more>>

Training opportunities with CERT – a needs survey

CERT have been asked to consider using some of their training capacity to support the third sector across the Humber… more>>

Physical Health Training

ABL Health provides FREE TRAINING to all staff and volunteers working with children and young people in Hull. The course… more>>

Free Tree Booklet – ‘Forest for a Fiver!’

Hull resident and tree expert Peter Facey has produced a FREE guide, entitled Forest for a Fiver!, which explains how it is… more>>

Care4All Rempods Experience

Further to the Care4All Independence Day Event at Grant Thorold Library on 18 November 2016, the Rempods Experience bays will… more>>

Accord epilepsy survey

People with epilepsy in North East Lincolnshire are being offered the opportunity to take part in a survey where they… more>>

Humber Coast and Vale STP published

The Humber Coast and Vale Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) has been published today, 21 November 2016. The plan is… more>>

Yorkshire and The Humber Community Dentistry – a report

Healthwatch Leeds was asked to work with other Yorkshire & Humber Healthwatch, including North East Lincolnshire, to speak to those… more>>

Lifeline ReNew Project Open Day

24th November The Lifeline project cordially invite you to the morning sessions of their Open Day for your local adult… more>>

The Surviving Winter Appeal

The Surviving Winter Appeal helps support older and vulnerable people in North and East Yorkshire through the colder months. Funds are… more>>

New Community Cardiology Service launched

Patients with heart problems that would previously have been seen in hospital will now be able to receive expert diagnostics,… more>>

Domestic violence against men on the rise in North East Lincolnshire

An article in the Grimsby Telegraph states that there has been a significant increase in the number of male victims… more>>

Unique pop-up pods including a 1950s pub to help dementia sufferers

A Grimsby charity will be giving carers the chance to use some of its temporary new facilities, that have been… more>>

Total Transport (NEL) Monthly Report

The report for October 2016 provides updates on the progress of the Transport One Stop Shop Work-Stream Voluntary Car Scheme… more>>

Plan for local healthcare transformation moves to next phase

A visionary plan to improve health outcomes for people living in the Humber Coast and Vale region will be published… more>>

A new project with Recycling Unlimited

Recycling Unlimited have recently been awarded a grant from The Royal British Legion to work with ex-armed forces veterans and… more>>

Student Placement Opportunities

The University of Hull is currently organising opportunities for Education students to undertake a placement during Semester 2, 2018 (February to… more>>

Carelink Christmas offer

Carelink is a 24hr service providing telephone response to alerts received from 'lifeline' alarm equipment. This type of equipment is… more>>

Emmaus –  Could you support the homeless this Christmas?

Emmaus are delivering many innovative services and directly support to those street homeless and those formerly homeless who they house.… more>>

Digital Landscape Survey – REMINDER

The Business Lincolnshire Growth Hub, in partnership with the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership Innovation Council and Digital Lincoln, have… more>>

Breathe more easily on World COPD Day

City Health Care Partnership CIC’s Stop Smoking service will be working with doctors and nurses from Hull Royal Infirmary on… more>>

Put your best foot forward for YMCA 

YMCA Humber is calling on runners to put their best foot forward for local young people in next year’s London… more>>

Extra Care Apartments available to rent

Hull City Council’s new Extra Care schemes are nearing completion with the first due to open for people to move into from… more>>

Humber NHS Foundation Trust awarded over £400,000 of funding by the Department of Health

The Trust have successfully bid for over £400,000 of funding from the Department of Health to make improvements to one… more>>

Carers’ Crescendo Choir  

The Crescendo Choir meet at St Andrews Hospice,Peaks Ln, Grimsby DN32 9RP every Wednesday, 5:30pm to 7pm. The choir is… more>>

Congratulations to HERIB!

Local sight loss charity HERIB has won a national award at the recent Visionary Conference in Birmingham. Visionary is a… more>>

Venues wanted by Humberside Police

Humberside Police are about to run a recruitment campaign for regular police officers. They are exploring the possibility of holding… more>>

Patient Choice Award

The 2016 Patient Choice Award is the opportunity for patients, their families and carers to nominate a member of staff… more>>

Climb 4 Presents-Be The Tiger!

Halloween Holiday Club AGE       - 2 Groups 5-11/ 12-16 Activities– Zombie Dancing, Making Crazy Music, Halloween Drama- Story Telling &… more>>

Second Thoughts East Yorkshire

Free Workshops are being put together for the East Riding Covering: Confidence Building Anxiety Management Assertiveness Valuing yourself For more… more>>

Women of the World Festival ‘Thinkins’

WOW is a festival of talks, debates, music, film, comedy and activism that celebrates women and girls and takes a… more>>

Recovery College opens

People in Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire have the opportunity to learn new skills when Humber NHS Foundation… more>>

H-CAS immigration advice centre

Humber Community Advice Services (H-CAS) are pleased to announce that they have been registered as an immigration advice centre. They… more>>

Emmaus Hull Christmas Wish List

As autumn/winter draws near, Emmaus are asking for help in the run up to Christmas Emmaus are delivering many services… more>>

Halloween Holiday Club (Grimsby)

Climb 4 Presents- Be The Tiger! Halloween Holiday Club Climb 4 are offering a 3 day Holiday Club where those… more>>

Great Place Scheme – An opportunity for North East Lincolnshire

Sector Support North East Lincolnshire (SSNEL) has arranged a workshop to gauge the appetite for putting forward a North East… more>>

Adult social care review – engagement event

Adult social care is changing. Hull City Council want you to tell them what you think needs to be done… more>>

‘Open for business’ – Hull Afro Caribbean Association (HACA)

HACA can be found in the City Centre, at 25-26 Park Street, Hull. HU2 8RR (i.e. the back of the… more>>

Pickering and Ferens Homes Open Days

Pickering and Ferens Homes is a Registered Social Housing Provider, a registered charity and a member of the National Almshouse… more>>

Events run by The Courtyard (Goole)

Wednesday 24th August Visit to the Streetlife and East Riding Museums in Hull Depart from the Courtyard 10am, return from… more>>

Chairs wanted!

The Age UK café, supported by the Holderness Road Methodist Church, is in dire need of about 10 new chairs… more>>

Findings from the voluntary and community sector infrastructure review now available

During 2015/16 North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC) and the Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) in North Yorkshire undertook a review to… more>>

Sleep Matters

North East Lincolnshire CCG would be interested in exploring a partnership with one or more local agencies interested in working… more>>

Great Place Scheme – An opportunity for North East Lincolnshire

Sector Support North East Lincolnshire (SSNEL) has arranged a workshop to gauge the appetite for putting forward a North East… more>>

Response to the CQC report from the Humber NHS Foundation Trust

From David Hill, Chief Executive, Humber NHS Foundation Trust: “The final report of the comprehensive Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection… more>>

CQC inspectors rate Humber NHS Foundation Trust as Requires Improvement

England's Chief Inspector of Hospitals has rated Humber NHS Foundation Trust as Requires Improvement following an inspection by the Care… more>>

Congratulations to the Rainbow Community Garden!

The Rainbow Community Garden, Levisham Close, Endike Lane, North Hull has once again been awarded The Green Flag The Rainbow… more>>

Introducing the sexual health hub in North East Lincolnshire

This is the new, single, digital entrance to all of sexual health services across North East Lincolnshire which means that… more>>

West Yorkshire’s PCC Awards Partnership Working money to NBF Calderdale

West Yorkshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Mark Burns-Williamson has awarded the NBF Sector Support Team in Calderdale a grant of… more>>

Introducing the Expert Patient Programme

“No decisions about Me without Me” The Hull City Health Care Partnership's Expert Patient Programme (EPP) is a free self-… more>>

Local support for aspiring young entrepreneurs

Hull Youth Support Trust (HYST) has established OneSixOne – at 161 High Street – to provide affordable premises for young… more>>

Pupils to get mental health support in schools through Lottery

Six partnerships across England will enable young people to cope better and seek early support with their problems and worries… more>>

CAB Training Centre – Short Course Questionnaire

Hull and East Riding Citizens Advice Bureau have a long history delivering training. Their Accredited Training Centre was established in… more>>

Hull and East Riding Equalities Network (HEREN) Survey

One of the actions from the first Hull and East Riding Equalities Network (HEREN) meeting was to look at the… more>>

Hull Street Angels Trinity Survey

The Board of Trustees would like to the have views of stakeholders and partner agencies on their strengths and weaknesses.… more>>

New Hull Community Shop now open

The new Hull Community Shop is now open, providing affordable food, free cookery courses, financial support, help reducing energy bills… more>>

News and Events from Hull KR Community Trust

United by Rugby League – Hull KR Community Trust are offering free rugby training to girls aged 14 plus. Sessions… more>>

The Warren’s Blank Page Report

The Warren Youth Project have published their  Blank Page Report  - a powerful new document that highlights The Warren’s amazing… more>>

NBF Members Survey Feedback

Members will recall that in April this year, we asked you fill out an online survey for us around what… more>>

Groundwork Active Memories project

Active memories project every Tuesday 2pm – 4pm at the Springhead Park Golf Club Willerby Road Hull HU5 5JE. If… more>>

Community Led Local Development (CLLD) On-Line Survey

As you will be aware, Hull City Council and the Hull CLLD Local Action Group are currently consulting local residents… more>>

Hull’s Youth Enterprise Awards 2016

Hull’s Youth Enterprise Awards supported by the John Cracknell Youth Enterprise Bank and Hull City Council. The awards are recognising… more>>

Introducing ReNew

Who is the service for? The service is for anyone who wants to cut down on how much they drink… more>>

Care Home Open Day

CQC is once again getting ready to join in with the enthusiasm and support for the annual Care Home Open… more>>

Eternal Benefits- household goods wanted

Eternal benefits help those in need with essential household items at an affordable cost They are in need of good… more>>

Families In Mind Project

Free Support For Your Family Are You Suffering With A Mental Health Disorder? Do You Feel No-One Understands? If so… more>>

Hull People’s Panel

The survey closes on 15th July Hull City Council’s latest People’s Panel survey is now open - Click here to… more>>

Launch Of My Health Guide Digital App

A new app which aims to improve the quality of life and health outcomes for adults living with learning disabilities… more>>

Preston Road Women’s Centre need your help

Their new build fundraising campaign, the BIG Purple Build is well underway and they have lots of fundraising activities planned… more>>

Far Horizons International Kite Weekend – Stall Holders Wanted!

The Amy Johnson Festival is a two-month long programme of events related to engineering and the arts to commemorate the… more>>

Humber NHS Foundation Trust announces the departure of Chief Executive

David Hill, Chief Executive of Humber NHS Foundation Trust, is leaving the Trust to take up a new role in… more>>

CQC inspection of Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) will be inspecting Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust on the 28th June They… more>>

Physical health training

ABL health provides free training to all staff & volunteers working with children & young people in Hull The course… more>>

Hull Drum Circle Community

£3 Waged; £ 1 Unwaged Every Wednesday at the Spring Bank Community Centre, 7 pm to 9 pm Note: No Circle… more>>

Hull People’s Panel Newsletter

Hull City Council are currently taking content for the next People’s Panel newsletter. The newsletter will be delivered to over… more>>

Could you be a Macmillan volunteer?

Many people know about the invaluable work that Macmillan Cancer Support do for people with cancer and those who care… more>>

Yorkshire Ambulance Service – Hillsborough Media Statement

Conclusion of Hillsborough Inquests Rod Barnes, Chief Executive of Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust, said: “I would like to extend… more>>

Halliwick Association of Swimming Therapy Foundation Course

Accredited by Certa  (National Awarding Organisation formerly OCN Y&H) Venue: East Hull Pools, Holderness Rd. Hull Time: 8.30 am to… more>>

HERIB Soft Toy Appeal

HERIB have a busy programme of events lined up for this Summer and need plenty of soft toys for their… more>>

New weight management services in Hull

Enable - A free weight management programme in Hull  delivered by ABL Health Ltd and funded by Hull City Council… more>>

Humber Trust seeks views of carers

Do you provide care for someone living with dementia? Humber NHS Foundation Trust would like to hear your views. They… more>>

Good news!

The Hull Older People’s Partnership have successful in their application to Big Lottery Awards For All. They have been awarded… more>>

All Jobs!

This is a non-profit social enterprise based with Recycling Unlimited on Newland Avenue in Hull. They take on house clearance,… more>>

West Hull Community Radio

Greg Harman is looking for people from charities or community groups to come on his weekly Community Show on West… more>>

New sexual health clinics coming to Hornsea and Withernsea

Clinics for women and men will soon be available in Hornsea and Withernsea thanks to Conifer sexual and reproductive healthcare… more>>
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