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Pools Take Steps To Become Dementia Friendly

Pools Take Steps To Become Dementia Friendly created by Rachel Hogg published on 28 November 2016

H'Angus the Monkey has become the first mascot in the country to be named a Dementia Friend as part of a new link-up between the Club and the Alzheimer's Society. As part of the partnership, full-time staff at the Club have undergone a Dementia Friends information session to help make sure we can accommodate those living with dementia in the best way possible.

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GP Online Services

GP Online Services created by Rachel Hogg published on 16 November 2016

People registered with GP surgeries can now book appointments and request repeat prescriptions at a time convenient to them, thanks to GP online services. These services enable people to book GP appointments and request repeat prescriptions via their computer, smartphone or tablet at a time that suits them rather than calling or visiting their surgery.

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Waverley Project

Waverley Project created by Rachel Hogg published on 04 November 2016

Our project has been shortlisted for a public vote in Tesco's #BagsofHelp initiative!  Vote for us to win the top prize in store! Tesco has teamed up with Groundwork on its Bags of Help initiative in hundreds of regions across England and Wales.

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North East and Cumbria Learning Disabilities Transformation Programme

North East and Cumbria Learning Disabilities Transformation Programme created by Rachel Hogg published on 04 November 2016

We are a partnership in the North East and Cumbria to give people with Learning Disabilities and Autism the change to lead a happier and more fulfilled life. The website has been created for People with Learning Disabilities and people with Autism Families of people with Learning Disabilities and people with Autism Health and Care Professionals The Wider Public

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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 01 November 2016

OK, be honest, how many of us forgot to put our clocks back at the weekend! We are pleased to announce today the launch of a brand new service in Hartlepool!  We are providing a new service that will enable Older People to access digital technology through the loan of a 'tablet' that will help reduce the impact of social isolation.  The new service is called 'Project 65'.

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