Everyone Should have a Chance to Love: Becky’s Journey

‘Voice for All’ (VFA) is a self-advocacy group in Lancashire who speak up for people with a learning disability and work in partnership for positive lives across Lancashire and the North West. As well as having a Committee, VFA also have 2 sub-groups, a Relationships Group and a Fundraising Group. The VFA Relationship group is… Read more »

Health and Wellbeing Update January 2016

Download the 2015/16 Health and Wellbeing Calendar here. January Monthly Promotion Throughout January, we promoted: Dry January Dry January gave people the chance to ditch the hangover, reduce the waistline, and save some serious £££ by giving up alcohol for 31 days. It was also a great way to fundraise for the charity Alcohol Concern,… Read more »

February Half Term Indoor Activities at Pets Corner

Come and join us over the February half term at Pets Corner in Astley Park, Chorley, for a week of fun and educational indoor children’s activities. Monday 15th: Wild Bird Activity Day 10:30am to 2:30pm, small charges apply. Drop in “get messy” activity where you can pop in and make your own pine cone feeder for… Read more »

Expansion Generates Recruitment Drive for the Brothers of Charity

The Brothers of Charity Services in Lancashire is experiencing a significant period of growth and is looking for over 50 support workers on various contracts to come and join its team. The Chorley based organisation is a major local employer, and currently has over 500 staff, supporting people with learning disabilities across the Lancashire region…. Read more »

Spartacus the Chinchilla

Pets Corner would like to welcome Spartacus, he is a four year old “charcoal” colour Chinchilla who has just arrived. Spartacus has been living with a family for the last few years, but unfortunately they can’t devote enough time to him. Pets Corner was approached to see if they could offer a loving home, with… Read more »

Debt Awareness 2016

One week.Make it count. Take control of your finances in 2016 with Step Change Debt Charity’s 7-day email programme of support and practical advice. Feeling like your finances are unmanageable can make dealing with your debt a daunting prospect. But you can take control of your finances again with the 7 Days, 7 Ways email… Read more »