Caring
  • Be a good neighbour

    January 8, 2020

    Looking out for neighbours who are elderly or frail is something everyone can do which can make an enormous difference to older people who may live alone, or are vulnerable in the colder winter months, says Buckinghamshire County Council. Supporting one another in our local communities is also an important way to help the NHS, […]

  • M&S charity aid

    October 23, 2019

    Colleagues at M&S Aylesbury have raised more than £2,500 to Chilterns MS Centre – a charity which supports those living with multiple sclerosis and their families and carers. The money raised will go towards funding physical, practical and emotional support and treatment for users. Store staff have been fundraising for the charity for the past year […]

  • Online adoption guide

    October 14, 2019

    To coincide with National Adoption Week (14-21 October), Buckinghamshire County Council is launching its new online Adoption Ready tool that lets anyone find out whether they are ready to become an adoptive parent. People often jump to the conclusion that some aspect of their life – it could be age, financial situation, sexual orientation or […]

  • Care choices explained

    December 1, 2018

    A new, updated, independent care services directory has been published which gives readers crucial information on how to find, and pay for, care services throughout Buckinghamshire. If people are growing concerned about care options, or just want some more information on what the choices may be, this directory can help. With information to help understand […]

  • Shining a light on suicide

    September 5, 2018

    Organisations in Buckinghamshire including the county council, NHS, local charities and other parties are coming together to support World Suicide Prevention Day on Monday 10th September. Those involved in Bucks are inviting people to support World Suicide Prevention Day by lighting a candle near a window at 8pm on Monday 10th September to show support […]