We were pleased to support @DanceSyndrome offer inclusive dance workshops for people in #Hindley with learning disabilities in order to help reduce social isolation with a grant of £3,905. @Y_FovargueMP
Hear the findings from our jointly commissioned report with @IndCommAlliance at today’s @APPGCoalfield. The Impact of the Coronavirus Crisis on Older Industrial Britain found that the downturn has wiped out ten years of progress in the economy of older industrial Britain.
After ten years of #austerity, the pandemic has only worsened the #economic state of #coalfield areas. With #unemployment rates rising, a new report sheds a dim light on the recovery effort needed to help these forgotten communities. #SupportingCoalfields https://bit.ly/3t5fF43
With a grant of £10,000, we’re supporting #AddictionsNorthEast extend their provision across #Dawdon to support increased numbers of clients and carers as a consequence of the Covid-19 crisis. @KateOsborneMP
Our grant of £9,999 is allowing @_alicecharity to extend their response to Covid-19, replacing home visits and baby & toddler groups with phone calls, as well as providing a greater number of food parcels across #Silverdale & #Parksite. @AaronBell4NUL
We were pleased to award @Autism_Able with £9,916 of funding towards a project to improve the health & wellbeing of adults with autism aged 24+ in #Simonside & #Rekendyke, teaching them methods and techniques to deal with life's challenges. @EmmaLewellBuck
See our new @CRESR_SHU report for @CoalfieldsRegen and @IndCommAlliance.
Shows pandemic has wiped out ten years’ economic progress in older industrial Britain. An assessment of economy, labour market & health. Lots of data!