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Neighbourhood Watch

There is a common misconception that Neighbourhood Watch was of yesteryear and is no longer relevant. This is not the case. The Home Office lists it as the largest voluntary organisation in the country with a membership that covers more than 3.7 million households in England and Wales. In East

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Information for Residents Struggling to Pay Energy Bills

Information from East Cambridgeshire District Council. With temperatures predicted to plummet next week they want to make you aware of the services that they can offer to residents. They can assist people in financial hardship. The main priority is to make sure nobody is sitting in a cold home as

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Healthwatch Cambridgeshire

Had a recent experience of using health or social care? Tell us what it was like for you. Listen: At Healthwatch, we listen. Tell us what is working well within our local health and care services and what you think needs to be better. We log what you say and

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Three Rivers Social Car Scheme

Volunteer-based door-to-door lifts for people who lack transport services, NEEDS another team member to man the phone from time to time. If you are interested and would like to know more please phone Muriel, 01638 666722

Consultation on Advocacy Services

Cambridgeshire County Council are consulting with anyone with an interest in advocacy services. We are seeking feedback on the draft specification for a new integrated advocacy service. The consultation closes on 20th February 2016. Cambridgeshire County Council and Peterborough City Council are working together to commission the new service. There

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Community Development Service for East Cambs

Care Network Cambridgeshire now has a Community Development Officer, Lynne McAulay, for the East of Cambs. As with all of their services the help is free and Lynne has written a letter of introduction with some information about how the service can help. Comm-Dev-East.pdf

Parish Council Elections

In May this year the term of the current Parish Council ends.  Some of the current members will not be re-standing for election and so there will be vacancies for new Councillors.  This is an opportunity for any who would like to serve our community;  the Council meets 6 –

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Be Cautious of Traders Who Call at Your Door

Advice from Trading Standards In the last 5 years it is estimated that £1 million has been paid to rogue traders by older residents living in Cambridgeshire. In most cases the rogue trader will have called at the customer’s door offering to do work on their house or garden, and

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Mobile Library Service

The details of our local Mobile Library services are as follows  Monthly on the  1st  Thursday of every month Chippenham Village Hall  11.05 – 11.35 More information –  http://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/leisure/libraries/directory/mobile.htm 

Ask SARA

You can now ‘AskSARA’ about daily living advice for disabled children too! Since it launched in February last year, AskSARA Cambridgeshire’s online guide to advice and equipment has been visited by nearly 4,500 people looking for information and advice to enable them, or someone they care for, to remain independent

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