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Auntie Pam’s here to help – local peer-support service shortlisted for national award

Auntie Pam’s, the Kirklees based service that supports local mums to be, mums and their babies has been shortlisted for the national Local Government Chronicle Community Involvement award. The award recognises local government initiatives that involve the local community in ways they may not have done in the past. But being shortlisted is only the start, the team behind Auntie Pam’s

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Kirklees Stronger Families project up for national award

A project which has turned around the lives of more than 1,000 local families with the most severe problems in our society has been shortlisted for a national award. The Stronger Families programme helps parents and children with issues such as domestic violence, crime, abuse, drugs and poor school attendance by bringing all the relevant support agencies under one umbrella. The

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Local father of three named adopter champion of the year

A local dad has paid tribute to his three children after being named adopter champion of the year at a national awards ceremony. Benjamin Carpenter received the award after being nominated by his social worker and was shortlisted from entries from across the UK. An inspiration The 31 year-old’s story is one that has captured peoples’ imaginations and inspired those

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