St Helens Council is welcoming Foster Care Fortnight – the UK’s biggest foster care awareness raising campaign, delivered by leading charity, The Fostering Network. The annual campaign aims to raise the profile of fostering and to show how foster care can transform lives. It’s also the UK’s biggest foster carer […]

Council highlights need for foster carers ahead of national campaign

The county council is always looking for adopters, but encouraging people to come forward to find out more about the different children who need permanent, loving homes will be the special focus of a regional campaign this month. This year’s North West Adoption Fortnight campaign is called #parentswanted, and runs […]

Lancashire County Council supports North West Adoption Fortnight campaign

Responding to a new report by Campaign for Better Transport about bus funding, Cllr Martin Tett, LGA Transport spokesman, said: “Councils know how important buses are for their communities and local economies and are desperate to protect them. However, councils suffered a 40 per cent reduction in core funding over […]

LGA responds to campaign for better transport report about bus ...

St Helens Council’s Public Health team and local GPs are supporting a new campaign which highlights the dangers of taking antibiotics when you don’t need them. Public Health England’s ‘Keep Antibiotics Working’ campaign has been introduced to raise awareness to the estimated 5,000 deaths caused every year in England as […]

St Helens GPs and Council support campaign to keep antibiotics ...