Social Care news

  • Herbert protocol launched in Southend-on-Sea

    Essex Police Herbert Protocol

    Published on Monday, 14th August 2017

    Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is supporting Essex Police implement a national scheme locally, which aims to reduce the time taken to gather vital details when a person with dementia goes missing.

  • Helping hand on energy bills in UK’s first-of-a-kind FREE support service

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    Published on Wednesday, 19th July 2017

    Hundreds of hard-pressed households in Southend-on-Sea that need a helping hand will receive free insulation, advice and energy-saving measures.

  • Carer's Consultation Survey

    Consultations

    Published on Friday, 8th April 2016

    If you are a Carer we would love to hear from you. Your views will show us how best to improve support for Carers in Southend.

  • Top award for Southend Young Carer

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    Published on Monday, 20th July 2015

    Indefatigable Young Carer, Charlie Byrne, 18, has won the prestigious title of Young Citizen of the Year from the Rotary Club of Southend-on-Sea

  • Valiant charity efforts raise vital funds for sick children

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    Published on Thursday, 18th June 2015

    Energetic adults with learning disabilities in Southend have raised a tremendous £1792 for Great Ormond Street Hospital.

  • We love shared lives!

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    Published on Tuesday, 10th February 2015

    Southend families who love being involved in Shared Lives are spreading the word about it, in the run up to Valentine’s Day.

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