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Come along and see us at Alive Lynnsport, Alive Oasis and Alive Downham Leisure

Careline Community Service, Care and Repair and LILY (Living Independently in Later Years) will be present at Alive Lynnsport, Alive Oasis and Alive Downham Leisure over the coming months. Come along to find out more about what these services can offer and talk to one of our friendly team about what they can do for you, your friends, […]

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Financial help for west Norfolk residents to make home improvements

Up to £300 could be available per household to help people keep living safely in their own home. The money, which is being offered by the Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk’s Care & Repair service, is to provide a handyperson service to assist west Norfolk residents with a disability or debilitating health […]

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Services to the Community Marketplace Days

Careline Community Services, Care & Repair and LILY will be attending the ‘Community Marketplace’ events at local libraries throughout West Norfolk over the next few weeks. Come along and see us on; Tuesday 25th April, 10.00am – 1.00pm at King’s Lynn Library Thursday 27th April, 10.00am – 1.00pm at Dersingham Library Friday 28th April, 10.00am – […]

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LILY advisors visit community events

The popular LILY (Living Independently in Later Years) Advisors have now been out in the community for six months. They have been having regular stands in all the libraries locally and have been out and about giving talks and taking information out all over West Norfolk and Swaffham. They hold regular sessions in GP surgeries […]

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Come along and see us at Alive Lynnsport and Alive Oasis

Careline Community Service, Care and Repair and LILY (Living Independently in Later Years) will be present at Alive Lynnsport and Alive Oasis over the coming months. Come along to find out more about what these services can offer and talk to one of our friendly team about what they can do for you, your friends, neighbours or […]

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LILY heads out into the community

The popular LILY (Living Independently in Later Years) initiative has been extended with the addition of Lily Advisors who will attend events and activities in the local community to provide advice and information, and the introduction of dementia-friendly home assessments. Cllr Adrian Lawrence, borough council cabinet member for Housing and Community, explained: “LILY was designed […]

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Local home improvement agency offers support with keeping warm this winter

For anyone concerned about keeping themselves and their home warm this winter, Careline Community Service and Care & Repair can help. Careline Community Service and Care & Repair, part of the Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk, are advising local residents to prepare their heating systems now, for the coming winter. Small measures, […]

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Come along and see Careline Community Service at Gaywood Library on Thursday 30th June 1pm – 2pm

Careline Community Service will be delivering a talk at Gaywood Library on Thursday 30th June from 1-2pm. There will be samples of equipment on display and the team will be available to answer any questions or queries you may have regarding the service. No booking is necessary, just come along on Thursday.

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Careline Community Service Supports Dementia Awareness Week 2016

In support of Dementia Awareness Week, 15 – 21st May, Careline Community Service, part of the Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk, are offering free home assessments to local residents. The aim of the service is to help people who may be living with memory loss, dementia, or are elderly and less mobile, […]

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Surviving Winter Appeal 2015-2016

Help older and vulnerable people in Norfolk stay warm and safe this winter Simply keeping warm in the colder weather can be a challenge for many vulnerable and elderly people due to poverty and inadequate housing which inevitably leads to health issues. ‘Heat Vs Eat’ is a particular reality for many elderly people. The Surviving […]

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