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Text Shout to 85258

Text Shout to 85258

Shout 85258 is a free, confidential, 24/7 text messaging support service for anyone who is struggling to cope.

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Exploitation Alert – Cunch Line Chronicles APP

Exploitation Alert – Cunch Line Chronicles APP

The Cunch Line Chronicles App is advertised as ‘a light-hearted, satirical take on the darker side of urban UK culture’. In reality, this app is an exploitation risk for young and vulnerable people as it appears to have an in-chat facility which could enable grooming and recruitment to real life County Lines gangs.

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AMPARO – support following suicide

AMPARO – support following suicide

AMPARO offer Support to anyone affected by suicide on a one-to-one, to family groups, groups of colleagues or peers – whatever is preferred by you and is most appropriate to your situation.

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Supporting your child

Supporting your child

PAPYRUS have launched a guide which offers practical and professional advice to parents and carers who are supporting a young person experiencing thoughts of suicide or self-harm.

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Deaf and Hard of Hearing Project

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Project

Disability Equality now have two new link workers and are here to help address barriers and support Deaf and Hard of Hearing people during this difficult, stressful and isolating time. 

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Talk Me Happy

Talk Me Happy

‘Talk Me Happy’ is Lancashire BME Network’s umbrella term for their talking services, also offer ‘Side by Side’, which is Bereavement and Befriending service, and ‘Step By Step’ which is Counselling service.

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LCM Bereavement and Counselling Service

LCM Bereavement and Counselling Service

The Lancashire Council of Mosques (LCM) recognises the difficulties and challenges that losing a loved and dear one can bring and therefore have set up a bereavement and counselling helpline to offer support and advice to friends, families and carers of the deceased.

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Free Wellbeing Programme

Free Wellbeing Programme

In partnership with Active Lancashire and Sport England as well as the community of yoga students and teachers, Mandala Yoga are running a free programme from January to April 2021 for wellbeing sessions.

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Talk Money Week edition

Talk Money Week edition

Talk Money Week is here! Every year we encourage people to have a conversation about money to improve their financial wellbeing.

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The Life Skills Project – Lancashire Women

The Life Skills Project – Lancashire Women

  The Life Skills Project via Zoom Lancashire Women are offering 7 weeks of tailored virtual group support to help you reach your goals and dreams. Help includes  Building confidence Resilience and coping strategies Managing your emotions Communication skills...

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Refugee Week

Refugee Week

Refugee Week Refugee Week is a UK wide festival celebrating the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees. Founded in 1998 and held every year around World Refugee Day on the 20 June, Refugee Week is also a growing global movement. What is the event about?...

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Beware of Doorstep Callers and online scams

Beware of Doorstep Callers and online scams

Consumer Alerts  The following information is from Lancashire Trading Standards, who have been made aware of a number of  scams which have been targeted on residents in Lancashire and identify measures to protect people from scammers. NHS Test and Trace – make sure...

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Lancashire Mind’s – Coping with Loss and Grief

Lancashire Mind’s – Coping with Loss and Grief

Lancashire Minds - Coping with  Loss and Grief When things change in our lives, sometimes it can be very difficult to cope with. This is especially true when change has caused us to lose things we previously had. Coronavirus has caused all of us to experience loss of...

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