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National Fitness Day

Voluntary sector organisations and local authorities across Norfolk are helping celebrate National Fitness Day on Wednesday 22nd September, highlighting the important role physical activity plays in helping people lead healthier lifestyles, including reducing feelings of loneliness and isolation. National Fitness Day will see activity options being…

Lily Service Launch Campaign to Raise Awareness of Social Isolation Amongst Young People with CWA

College of West Anglia (CWA) students have produced a series of videos in conjunction with the Lily Service to raise awareness of loneliness and social isolation in young people.  The Lily Service reached out to the CWA Media department with the hope that students could…

Morrisons Doorstep Deliveries

Morrisons Doorstep delivery service is available to vulnerable and elderly members of the community, unable to go shopping in-store. In order to use this service you must live within 10 miles of a Morrisons store. There is a limit of three per item whilst using…

NHS COVID-19 app

The new NHS COVID-19 app, now available to download for free in England and Wales, is the fastest way to see if you're at risk from coronavirus. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect your loved ones and community. The app…

HANDS - FACE - SPACE

There are three simple actions we must all do to keep on protecting each other Wash hands - keep washing your hands regularly Cover face - wear a face covering in enclosed spaces Make space - stay at least 2 metres apart - or 1 metre with a…

TV Licensing - Scam Awareness

TV Licensing has started sending letters to anyone aged over 75 asking them to either pay for their TV licence or apply for a free one. These will include your licence number, your title and your last name and they will only ask you to…

Anglian Water - Help paying your bill

"We’re here to support everyone affected by coronavirus. We know these are difficult and uncertain times, and many people are worrying about their finances right now. If you think you’ll have difficulty paying, we have lots of help and support available. We understand that bills…

The Help Hub - Supporting those in Isolation

The Help Hub has been set up to support individuals who find themselves with limited contact due to the Covid-19 Coronavirus. We are a group of people who believe that it's important to bring our community together during a crisis like this and ensure the…

Free train travel for domestic violence victims

"Domestic abuse victims will receive free train travel to refuges, it's been announced.  Govia Thameslink Railway is supporting a nationwide initiative to help victims reach safe places. The new initiative comes as campaigners are reporting a rise in requests for help from victims of domestic…

GOV.UK Coronavirus Information Service Whatsapp

The new free to use service aims to provide official, trustworthy and timely information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19), and will further reduce the burden on NHS services. This will help combat the spread of coronavirus misinformation in the UK, as well as helping ensure…