Category: News

Find out more about mental health safety plans at events across Cornwall

Added on 17/02/2020, in News - News

17 February 2020 – A series of events aimed at supporting people with their mental health by using a mental health safety plan are being held across Cornwall on 28 February.

New Cornwall care company aims to reduce the amount of time people spend in hospital

Added on 14/02/2020, in News - News

14 February 2020 – A report which proposes that a new care company be established within the Corserv group, Cornwall Council’s arms-length group of…

Mental health photography project event at Penryn Campus

Added on 04/02/2020, in News - News

4 February 2020 – Cornwall’s Local Hero photography exhibition is now visiting Penryn Campus, shared by Falmouth University and…

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly to fast track plans to help older people stay well and avoid hospital admissions

Added on 24/01/2020, in News - Announcement

Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly have today, 23 January 2020, been announced as one of seven areas across the county to accelerate…

Firefighter role to be combined with social care in new role for Cornwall

Added on 23/01/2020, in News - Uncategorized

23 January 2020 – A new job combining the skills of an on-call firefighter with a social care role could be developed in Cornwall, with the aim of…

Support for those that need it on Blue Monday

Added on 21/01/2020, in News - News

20 January 2020 – A range of support is available for anyone in Cornwall who is struggling today (20 January) on ‘Blue Monday’, which is claimed to be the most depressing day of the year.

30 ways in 30 days exercise plan is launched

Added on 10/01/2020, in News - News

9 January 2020 – For those people feeling sluggish after all the season’s festivities, a simple exercise plan has been launched by Cornwall Council’s Healthy Cornwall team (live on 13 January).

Forget ‘Dry January’, try ‘Damp January’ instead!

Added on 08/01/2020, in News - News

6 January 2020
For residents in Cornwall thinking about doing ‘Dry January’, Cornwall Council is suggesting they try ‘Damp January’ instead.

Healthcare workers to get their FREE flu jab – and help avoid outbreaks this winter

Added on 18/12/2019, in News - News

In order to reduce the amount of people in Cornwall who get flu this year, care workers are being urged to take up the offer of a free flu jab to help protect themselves and vulnerable people they work with.

What could your drink cost you, or others, this Christmas?

Added on 13/12/2019, in News - News

People across Cornwall are being urged to think more about how much they drink and what their drink could cost them over the festive period.