Hospice introduce sign language function to website

CYNTHIA Spencer Hospice has introduced a brand-new function to its website in order to better engage with the British Sign Language (BSL) community. The hospice, which provides specialist palliative care services in Northampton, launched the new SignVideo function to mark Accessibility Awareness Day today, recently. SignVideo provides deaf BSL users a choice to contact the hospice […]

Partnership generates £35.6million for Speke-Garston

EVERTON in the Community has announced that its delivery of the ‘Steve Morgan Community Impact Model’ in Speke-Garston has generated £35.6million of total social value since its launch in March 2020. Made possible by the multi-million-pound funding received from the Steve Morgan Foundation, the Club’s official charity delivers early intervention programmes in Speke-Garston to protect […]

Greyhound Fund-Racer raises thousands for six good north-east causes

THOUSANDS of pounds were raised for six north-east charities at a dedicated fundraising race night held with a twist at Sunderland Greyhound Stadium this month. The Newcastle Road venue hosted its first Fund-Racer of the year with racegoers raising £2,900 from ticket sales, bucket collections and a family-friendly competition on the night involving all participating […]

Almost five million at risk of famine as hurricane season approaches

ALMOST five million people in Haiti, half of them children, face the imminent threat of famine as an extraordinarily active hurricane season approaches the already vulnerable country dealing with ongoing violence, warns international humanitarian organization, World Vision.     Latin America and the Caribbean are less than two weeks away from an unusually active hurricane season, predicted […]