News | Nottinghamshire Help Yourself Skip to main content


Memory Cafe Newark

Date Published: 15/08/2018
A new memory cafe has been organised in Newark offering a place for those suffering with dementia or memory loss and those caring for them. The cafe will offer refreshments and organised activities as well as being a safe space for dementia sufferers where they…

Autism Friendly Shopping at Morrisons

Date Published: 26/07/2018
Supermarket chain Morrisons has introduced a weekly "quieter hour" for autistic shoppers who struggle with music and noise. On Saturdays from 9:00am to 10:00am Morrisons 439 UK stores will do the following: Dim the lights Turn music and radio off Avoid making tannoy announcements Reduce…

New Fund to Tackle Loneliness in England Launches

Date Published: 19/07/2018
The Big Lottery Fund has launched a new fund of nearly £9 million for VCSE sector organisations that support current projects that prevent or reduce loneliness in England. The money is from the £11.5 million Building Connections Fund announced on 19 June by the Prime…

Notts Help Yourself Provider Bulletin

Date Published: 04/07/2018
Welcome to the July 2018 edition of the Notts Help Yourself Provider e-bulletin. The bulletins will let you know about new developments on the Notts Help Yourself website. If you need more information about these stories or would like to contribute to a future edition…

Specialised Learning Group at William Lilley Infant and Nursery School- Happy Hedgehogs

Date Published: 02/07/2018
The decision of the best educational setting for your child is a difficult one, especially if your child has a specific need or would benefit from early extra support to get them started on their journey of lifelong learning. Happy Hedgehogs is a Specialised Learning…

NottsHelpYourself Site Statistics

Date Published: 02/07/2018
Web hits Please find below the last 6 months’ statistics on the usage of the site. This provides information on how many pages are visited per month and how individual sessions were completed. Month Page Requests Individual Sessions Jan-18 221,336 146,766 Feb-18 157,867 81,962 Mar-18…

Rogue agencies and illegal workers in care homes

Date Published: 18/06/2018
Nationally, there’s a growing trend of criminal offences where counterfeit documents are used to gain work within the care sector. Although the majority of agencies and agency workers are completely legitimate, this centres around rogue employment agencies and illegal agency workers who gain work in…

Information Programmes for Carers of People With Dementia 2018 /19

Date Published: 18/06/2018
RADFORD CARE GROUP ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE DATES FOR THE 2018 / 2019 INFORMATION PROGRAMMES FOR CARERS OF PEOPLE WITH DEMENTIA Details are as follows: Tuesday 10th July 2018 – Tuesday 21st August 2018, 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm Wednesday 17th October 2018 – Wednesday 28th November…

Disability Independence Advisory Group (DIAG)

Date Published: 18/06/2018
DISABILITY INDEPENDENCE ADVISORY GROUP (DIAG)  Do you come into contact with disabled adults? Could you provide information to interested people?  If so, you may wish to encourage them to come to the DIAG sessions for information, advice, guidance and social reasons  We meet three (3)…

Veolia Environmental Trust Accepting Applications for Projects Starting in 2019

Date Published: 07/06/2018
Funding for constituted not-for-profit organisations that are within five miles of an operating Veolia site in England. Veolia Environmental Trust offers grants of between £10,000 and £75,000 for capital improvement projects at a single site with discrete start and end dates. Match funding of at…

Find Us on Facebook

Facebook is monitored during office hours Monday - Friday, however if your enquiry is serious, urgent or involves personal details, we advise you to contact the team on 0300 500 80 80 or email:

Follow Us @NottsCC


Back to top Powered by Open Objects © Open Objects Software Limited