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Hopeful Families BBO Press Release – May 2017

New grant to help families build hope in Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield. A partnership of six West Yorkshire voluntary and community organisations has secured a Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund grant to help individuals from the regions most socially excluded families. The first programme of its kind in West Yorkshire, ‘Hopeful Families’ will […]

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National Commission on Loneliness

A national Commission on Loneliness is to launch in Parliament today (31st January 20117) continuing the legacy of the late Jo Cox – www.campaigntoendloneliness.org It’s estimated that around one in five people are ‘always or often’ lonely, with experts suggesting that the hidden condition can be as damaging to health as smoking 15 cigarettes a […]

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