New measures introduced as Mayor combats rough sleeping across Greater Manchester

Wide ranging measures to help the hundreds of rough sleepers across Greater Manchester have been revealed including £1.8m of new funding. The Mayor of Greater...

Individual tales of UK high street revitalisation could inspire future town success

The extraordinary stories behind the transformation of 100 British high streets will be uncovered by a new visual research project in Manchester. Tales of the...

Salford launches a new collaborative to offer mental health support to people affected by...

Working together, NHS Salford Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Salford City Council have supported Mind in Salford, mental health charity START and Six Degrees...

1 in 5 parents not reading to kids

Book People research discovers one in five UK parents do not spend any time reading with their primary school age children New research commissioned by...

Housing for people living with dementia must reflect their specific needs – finds new...

The lives of people living with dementia in Greater Manchester, alongside carers and loved ones, can be improved through better access to housing that...

New report highlights action needed to tackle social mobility across the country

A new report launched today warns that more needs to be done to address social mobility across the country, with a plea to “turn...

New New Manchester report suggests pandemic policing undermines public health measures whilst disproportionately targeting...

A new report raises concerns about the policing of the pandemic and shows that racially minoritised communities have been most harshly affected - being...

50,000 meals provided to people in deprived communities in Manchester and across the UK.

Since 2016, social enterprise Foodinate has brought over 50,000 hot, nourishing meals to people in need in deprived communities in Manchester and across the...

Employers say babies are bad for business

Young Women’s Trust, a charity that supports young women on low or no pay, has found that getting pregnant is still holding women back...

No evidence of a significant increase in risk of suicide in first months of...

A new observational study is the first to examine suicides occurring during the early phase of the COVID-19 pandemic in multiple countries and finds...