Not enough money for adult social care reforms, say 98 per cent of councils...

Almost all councils responding to a Local Government Association survey on the Government’s adult social care reform agenda say they do not have confidence...

Stockport MP aims to stop the practice of Catfishing

Stockport MP Ann Coffey is to urge the House of Commons to bring in a law to criminalise Catfishing. The Labour MP will use an...

A third of children with a working single parent live in poverty

A new report out today by the Charity Gingerbread to mark one hundred years of the charity's work finds that unsustainable work and poverty are two...

Pioneering Salford project steers young people onto right road

A pioneering Salford project is steering young people away from organised crime and helping them build more positive futures. STEER, which is run by Salford...

International Women’s Day 2019

March is Women’s History Month and along with it brings International Women’s Day this Friday 8th March. How are you celebrating this...

British Red Cross celebrates contribution of refugees at Greater Manchester’s Refugee World Cup

The British Red Cross will celebrate Refugee Week 2019 at Greater Manchester’s Refugee World Cup tournament in Greater Manchester. It will take place from 10–5pm...

Saving Lives by Remembering Those That We Have Lost to Suicide on World Suicide...

Mental health charity ‘Start Inspiring Minds’ will take to the streets of Salford  for a Vigil & Procession of Remembrance of all the lives...

Older workers powering an increase in night working, TUC analysis reveals

Older workers are powering the increase in night working, according to new TUC analysis published today. The analysis shows that over 50s account for all...

Giving social housing tenants a voice is ‘crucial’

The Grenfell Tower fire has led to 'tenant participation' – the involvement and influence of social housing tenants in the activities of their landlords...

New approach urgently required as risk of people sleeping in bins grows

A new study has found that as homelessness figures rise in the UK, action needs to be taken to stop people putting their lives...