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Brigade joins forces with health partners to keep residents safe and well

Brigade joins forces with health partners to keep residents safe and well created by Rachel Hogg published on 21 October 2016

Cleveland Fire Brigade has joined forces with health partners across Teesside in a further bid to keep residents safe and well in their homes. From this week the Brigade will be extending its Home Fire Safety Visits to the over 65s to include checks and advice on a range of health related issues.

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The Herbert Protocol

The Herbert Protocol created by Rachel Hogg published on 12 October 2016

Do you care for someone who has dementia and worry that they might go missing? The Herbert Protocol is here to help find them if they do. Nothing is more worrying or distressing than when a loved one or friend goes missing or doesn't return home when expected. For people living with or caring for someone with dementia, this may be quite common.

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Calling all managers in local organisations providing care to older people in Hartlepool

Calling all managers in local organisations providing care to older people in Hartlepool created by Rachel Hogg published on 11 October 2016

Hartlepool Borough Council and In Good Hands invite you to find out how you can get FREE one-day OCN training and learn about developments exclusively for Hartlepool including resources and support that will help you: Identify older people in your care with sight and hearing difficulties - age related deafblindness (DB) - and other age related communication disorders.

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Help raise awareness of the resources available to carers to help them make informed decisions about care

Help raise awareness of the resources available to carers to help them make informed decisions about care created by Rachel Hogg published on 06 October 2016

About the #CaringAcrossGenerations Campaign A growing number of people are now caring across generations - having caring responsibility for young children or grandchildren and older loved ones.

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'Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle'

'Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle' created by Incontrol-able published on 05 October 2016

Let me be the first one to put a dampener on the end of Summer - just a quick reminder that the clocks go back at the end of this month and the dark nights are on their way!! There is a new Helpline to ring if you have a power cut, and it is simply 105.  It is free to call from landlines and mobiles.  The following link provides further information, but hopefully you won't have to call!!

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