Posted: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:56
What are urgent care services?
Urgent care centres treat patients for injuries and illnesses that require immediate attention, but are not life-threatening. People can be treated by an experienced nurse... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Oct 2018 09:42
QuitReady Stop Smoking Service provides free advice and support to anyone in Leicestershire that wants to quit smoking.
Evidence shows that smokers are four times more likely to succeed with the support... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 12:30
New official statistics published today show smoking prevalence in England has dipped just below 15% for the first time. That makes 6.1 million smokers in England, one million fewer than in 2014.
While... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Jun 2018 11:01
Are you helpful, approachable and interested in your local community?
A Place to Grow, Blaby District Council's community garden in Enderby supporting health and wellbeing, is looking for volunteers to... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 24 May 2018 10:20
Dementia Action Week takes place 21-27 May with lots of activities are happening across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.
There are currently 850,00 people living with dementia in the UK and working... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 14 May 2018 10:26
This week is Mental Health Awareness Week - the theme is 'Stress'
- 1 in 4 people will experience some form of mental health problem at some point in their life
- 1 in 6 adults has a mental health problem at... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Mar 2018 14:25
FREE comedy courses in partnership with Leicestershire Recovery College will be running at BDC Council Offices in Narborough during April and May for people with a long term mental health condition.
Discover... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 05 Mar 2018 12:47
Sales of energy drinks to children under 16 have been banned in most major UK supermarkets, amid concerns about high levels of sugar and caffeine.
Boots is also joining supermarkets such as Asda, Waitrose,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 12:54
A new 16-week football league exclusively for overweight men is coming to Blaby next year.
Man v Fat Football is the fast-growing, innovative weight-management scheme for men. Since its introduction in... Read More »