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Polly’s Story: The Impact of Advocacy
If a person does not have family or friends appropriate to consult and lacks the capacity, an advocate can help. Our advocates work to ensure that people are fully represented in…
Spreading a little kindness with The Cumberland
For the first time, People First are working alongside The Cumberland to celebrate World Kindness Day. World Kindness Day is an international observance on Sunday 13th November.…
Healthwatch Lancashire: October e-newsletter
Hello and welcome to your Healthwatch Lancashire’s October e-newsletter. We can all agree the months are flying by, and the woolly jumpers have been unpacked after summer has said…
Advocacy Taxi visits Carlisle Youth Zone
As part of Advocacy Awareness week, the People First Advocacy Taxi rolled up at the gates of the Carlisle Youth Zone. After fighting off the Rain, we set about repurposing our…
Proud To Support Cumbria Pride
On Saturday 24th September People First attended this year’s Cumbria Pride event in Carlisle. The event which took place in Caldew Riverside Car Park, saw thousands of people come…
AGM 2022: Celebrating what we do
On Friday 23rd September we hosted our Annual General Meeting in the People First Conference Centre. Sharing our conference space with stakeholders and customers, we came together…
Advocacy in Custodial Settings
Whilst in its infancy, People First is pleased to now be delivering advocacy services within HMP Holme House, following referrals made by staff in the Health Unit. Already,…
A great result raised by a great team
On the 11th September 2022 People First was represented by a team of runners at the world-famous Great North Run. Our team of 12, a mix of experienced runners and novices alike,…
Crossing the finish line at The Great North Run!
The Great North Run is classed as the World’s biggest and best half marathon with 57,000 runners taking part every year, with almost £25 million being raised for good causes. This…