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Covid-19: Guide To Volunteering

26 March 2020 - 5:54pm

Volunteers are playing a huge part in dealing with the effects of the current pandemic. This guide is to ensure that infomation is available to volunteers to help them make the right choices, ensuring their safety as well as the people around them. 

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New leaflet to stop mate crime happening to vulnerable people

12 March 2020 - 11:57am

'Mate' crime and terrorism can happen to vulnerable people is the key message in a new leaflet aimed at young people and adults with a learning disability. It's been developed by the Community Safety Team and Adult Social Care at Middlesbrough Council. It gives signs to look out for and advice on what to do.

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My Sisters Place – Stepping Stones peer support group ‘Stepping to Freedom’

6 March 2020 - 12:12pm

‘Every Step is a journey and a journey has many steps’

‘My Sisters Place – Stepping Stones peer support group has launched its ‘Stepping to Freedom’ project to and to coordinate with International Womens Day to help raise awareness, to support, inspire and encourage those affected by domestic abuse to seek support and to coordinate with International Womens Day 2020.

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Sexual Violence Awareness Week

3 February 2020 - 4:36pm

Victims of sexual violence are being told “you are believed” as organisations across Teesside hold a week of events to spread the message that sexual abuse is unacceptable.

Representatives from charities, health, policing and local authorities are coming together during Sexual Violence Awareness Week to empower victims and send out a clear message that Teesside will be saying ‘It’s Not OK’.

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Sutton Centre re-opening

16 January 2020 - 11:42am

Cleveland Fire Support Network are now looking with the help of local residents developing groups and services to utilize the space available within the Sutton Centre. This will allow all local residents to now have use of the building and attend groups of their choice. Why not call in and get involved and see the possibilities on offer.

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