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Boost for new mums with feeding is on the way

Published on Wednesday 1 May 2024 at 12:54 pm

Extra breastfeeding support is coming to new mums thanks to a £183,000 grant.

The funding comes from the Family Hub grant received from the Department for Education, and it will expand on the existing infant feeding support by providing ELHT with more infant feeding support workers on the postnatal ward at weekends and in the community in Blackburn with Darwen.

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Town centre event promoting Better Mental Health for All

Published on Thursday 6 October 2022 at 3:28 pm

Due to the sad news of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, the difficult decision was taken to postpone the World Suicide Prevention Day vigils in September in line with other local and national events, as the nation entered a period of mourning.

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Parent champions are bringing happy and healthy smiles to Blackburn with Darwen

Published on Wednesday 29 September 2021 at 1:39 pm

Parent champions are being trained in Blackburn with Darwen to help local families give their little ones a healthy smile

The Kind to Teeth campaign has been launched this week by Food Active and Blackburn with Darwen Council aimed at training parents and carers with children under 5 to support local parents with advice on suitable drink choices to help protect their little one’s teeth.

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