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Salford Citizens Advice produce a weekly advice column, the articles take an in depth look at a variety of topics including pensions, debt and support schemes.

Their latest column provides an update on your rights at work and Covid. 

With renewed guidance to work from home if you can set to come into force in England from 13 December, Citizen's Advice have produced a summary of everything you need to know about your workplace rights.

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Young people across the UK are receiving expert tuition in exciting and inspiring subjects – for free.

Joining a Saturday Club is a unique chance to learn new skills and meet people who can introduce you to further education and career opportunities. There are no exams and the aim is to focus on a subject you love.

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Christmas and New Year can be an isolating time for some people and can affect our mental health.

Below is an infographic created by Rehab4Addiction to visually present health issues people can face this time of year along with coping strategies and useful tips.

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The new Age Friendly Salford Nutrition & Hydration Toolkit is now available.

The toolkit consists of two new guides – on having conversations about and responding to low appetite in older people and a Train the Trainer Guide for those who want to promote better nutrition and hydration among their agencies and teams. There is also a new video, you can watch here.

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Although it's a time for celebrating and joy, the festive period can be difficult for many people experiencing homelessness and food poverty.

For this reason, Morgan Sindall have decided to open the doors of their Plot C1 Residential Scheme site at New Bailey Salford (in association with English Cities Fund) to provide hot meals for those who need them on Tuesday 28th December from 10am to 2pm.

The full address is: C1 New Bailey, Stanley Street, M3 5EN.

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This consultation seeks to understand how we can improve victims’ experiences of the criminal justice system across England and Wales.

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Salford Citizens Advice produce a weekly advice column, the articles take an in depth look at a variety of topics including pensions, debt and support schemes.

Scams can be difficult to recognise, but there are things you can look out for.

You can use our online scams helper to get advice that’s specific to your situation.

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Salford Citizens Advice produce a weekly advice column, the articles take an in depth look at a variety of topics including pensions, debt and support schemes.

Their latest column covers the new Breathing Space and Mental Health Crisis Debt Respite Schemes:

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Groundwork’s Landscape Architects have come up with some initial ideas of how nature-based solutions could be installed at Swinton Shopping Centre.

This is just a starting point and they would love to hear your thoughts and involve you in the design process.

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LUNG Theatre Company, Gaddum (Salford and Manchester’s Young Carers Service and CAHN (Caribbean and African Health Network) have launched a new project for black young carers in Greater Manchester - Amplify.

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