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Social Prescribing Tool endorsed by NICE

1st September

A social prescribing tool, created by the Live Well Wakefield team, in partnership with West Wakefield Health and Wellbeing Ltd, has been endorsed by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).
Charity Governance Code

1st August

NCVO has recently launched a new Charity Governance Code. This has been produced to provide a clear set of governance standards which charities and their trustees can aspire to and work toward.
Volunteers' Week 2017

5th June

From 1 - 7 June it is Volunteers' Week. Find out what's happening during the week to celebrate the enormous contribution which is made by volunteers throughout the UK.
Community Briefing for Threat Level - Critical

30th May

Following the incident in Manchester last week, Wakefield Council has released a Community Briefing, which includes information on the International Terrorism Threat Level, which has changed from ‘Severe’ to ‘Critical’, which means ‘an attack is imminent’.