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Red Lion House Charity  -  Coffee and Cake morning

 10 – 11.30 am Saturday 30th June 2018

St John’s Parish Room (Rolleston Road)

£3.00 (includes the refreshments and entry to draw for small gift) proceeds go towards Red Lion House Charity development funds

Red Lion House will be a COMMUNITY CENTRE FOR HORNINGLOW with lots of exciting possibilities. This is an opportunity to find out more – bring friends ...

Please come and support this community project!

Let the Red Lion roar!



Let's Work Together - Spotting the Signs of Domestic Abuse

Domestic abuse is so broad ranging that recognising the signs can be challenging.   However, if you do feel that someone may be a victim of abuse, asking the question and opening a can of worms that you feel unsure about dealing with can also be very difficult.  

This session will hopefully answer the question of why people find it so difficult to seek help, and to leave a relationship that is so damaging.   It will also help to consider what signs you may spot when visiting someone and how you might sensitively raise the question of whether they need help. 

Living with sight loss

Living With Sight Loss – Free Course

This is an informal and friendly two day course run by RNIB and supported by other local organisations and specialists in the field of sight loss.

Dates: Thursday 19th and 26th July

Times: 10.30am – 3.30pm

Venue: Mercia Fire Station, 81 Lichfield Street, Tamworth, B79 7QL

Sessions Include:  

Tamworth Earliest Help Event

This event will bring together representatives from the local voluntary and community sector and public sector to share knowledge and promote the earliest help work that happens within the Tamworth Community.

"Earliest help is working with children, young people and families to offer the right support at an early stage before a small needs becomes a bigger one."

It will update on earliest help so far, share the 4 priorities, explore how to address the priorities and network and build relationships.

Earliest Help In Newcastle

Calling all voluntary and community groups active in the Newcastle-under-Lyme area! If you work with children, young people and families, your help at an early stage make prevent a small need becoming a bigger one. You are invited to an Earliest Help, Next Steps Event 9.30am to 12.30pm Wednesday 4th July at Newcastle College, Knutton Lane, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 2GB. 

The aim of the event is to:

Burton on Trent Child Contact Centre

Burton Child Contact Centre is please to report that its re accreditation with NACCC (National Association of Child Contact Centres) has now been confirmed following a visit by an Assessor  sent by NACCC earlier in the year.  The Contact Centre, which has been running for more  than 20 years,  provides facilities where a parent who,  for some reason or other,  has been unable to maintain contact with their child, can meet with them in a warm  friendly and neutral environment, and the parent with whom the children usually live can be sure that they are safe and secure.   From the child's poi