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Northampton Town Football Club Community Trust - Tackling Loneliness project

Northampton Town Football Club Community Trust, the official charity of the club. Our mission is to connect communities and improve lives. We run a range of projects across the town and county to engage young people and adults in the areas of physical and mental health, education training and employment, women's and girls' football, anti-crime, disability, tackling loneliness and social isolation.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 21:55 by Maureen Holliday

Tags: NCC

Northamptonshire Sport advice for older adults and shielding residents

Northamptonshire Sport has printed copies of the attached booklet that they would like to distribute to as many older adults and shielding residents across the county as possible, with the aim of helping them to be active and healthy during the pandemic. Please see copy attached

Posted: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 11:38 by Maureen Holliday

Tags: COVID

Message from Lucy Wightman, Director of Public Health

Message from Lucy Wightman, Director of Public Health

Lucy Wightman, Director of Public Health, Northamptonshire County Council

Dear Residents, I am writing to you directly, as we enter the winter period, to inform you of the current situation relating to Coronavirus in Northamptonshire and specifically the areas in which you live. I'm also hoping to share some key tips to help you and your families stay safe during the winter period and how to access... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 12:01 by Maureen Holliday

Tags: COVID, NCC, News

NCC Formal consultation on the admissions arrangements for the September 2022 intakes

Formal consultation on the admissions arrangements for mainstream schools within the county for the September 2022 intakes. Have your say.. Northamptonshire County Council's School Admissions Team is co-ordinating a formal consultation on the admissions arrangements for mainstream schools within the county for the September 2022 intakes (primary, junior and secondary). This consultation period allows... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 10:40 by Maureen Holliday

Tags: NCC

The Supporting Independence Programme

Please see below information from Northamptonshire Public Health service about their Supporting Independence Programme:-

The Supporting Independence Programme is a Northamptonshire Public Health service, tailored to support anybody in the county, over the age of 18, who may be struggling with one or several areas of their life, leading to mild frailty or reduced independence. We are currently operating... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 09:39 by Maureen Holliday

Tags: NCC

School Readers Northamptonshire

School Readers Northamptonshire

Our reading volunteers are going to be desperately needed due to Coronavirus. Thousands of children won't have had enough reading practice during lockdown. In a normal year, one in four children leave primary school unable to read well. Most children will have missed a term of school, so the reading gap is now wider. Children who struggle with reading are more likely to live in poverty and be unemployed... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 23 Oct 2020 10:09 by Maureen Holliday

Tags: News

Sport England Autumn & Winter Activity Campaign Toolkit

Please find attached a copy of the Autumn & Winter Activity Campaign Toolkit which has been compiled by Sport England to help keep people active over the next few months.

Can you please distribute this to members of the Health/Wellbeing Forum & any other contacts who can help to promote the important messages included within the toolkit.

Kind regards & many thanks,
Graeme Wilson
Northamptonshire... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Oct 2020 23:13 by Maureen Holliday

Tags: NCC

Consultation on Term Dates for Northamptonshire Schools for 2022 to 2023

Northamptonshire County Council is consulting on proposed term dates for the 2022 to 2023 academic year.

The consultation period on these proposed dates will run from:

Monday 19 October 2020 – Friday 27 November 2020.

The proposed term dates can be viewed on the County Council website.

The previously agreed term dates (for 2020-21 and 2021-22) can also be located here.

Give Us Your Views

Please send... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Oct 2020 22:47 by Maureen Holliday

Tags: NCC

Northamptonshire COVID-19 Weekly Surveillance Report 13 September

To bring you up to date please READ

Posted: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 12:38 by Maureen Holliday

Tags: COVID, News

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