Author Archive | Mike Roberts


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 – 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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