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Health is everyone’s Business- This booklet is a guide to advance planning and making decisions about your personal welfare, property and financial affairs.http://arc-em.nihr.ac.uk/clahrcs-store/health-everyones-business
Step Change charity- Free Debt advice. https://www.stepchange.org/about-us.aspx
St Margrets charity- One-off small grants for people in need who live in the city of Leicester. Referral has to be made by a third party etc, housing officer, support worker, benefits advisor etc. https://grants-search.turn2us.org.uk/grant/st-margarets-charity-13344?iframe
The Zinthiya trust- The Zinthiya Trust helps women and families in Leicester and Leicestershire experiencing poverty, a transition in their lives or who are in an emergency situation. You can apply by emailing the Zinthiya Trust at: firstname.lastname@example.org, telephoning: 0116 254 5168 or through the ZinthiyaTrust Facebook page.
Grants online- is the UK's most comprehensive and up to date UK grant funding information service. You must subscribe to see full list of available grants. https://www.grantsonline.org.uk/search/grants?f=1
Shout 85258 is a free, confidential, 24/7 text messaging support service for anyone who is struggling to cope.
Family lifestyle club- Using a ‘whole family approach’, the service offers a dietetic led (healthy weight pathway) service to children aged 4-16 years with a BMI above the
91st/98th centile. Referral can be made by contacting triage number- 0116 222 7145
Leicester-shire and Rutland sport- Physical activity and wellbeing. https://www.lrsport.org/parent-carer
The Black, African and Asian Therapy Network- Home of the largest community of Counsellors and Psychotherapists of Black, African, Asian and Caribbean Heritage in the UK. https://www.baatn.org.uk/
First contact plus- First Contact Plus is an online tool which helps adults in Leicestershire find information about a range of services all in one place.http://www.firstcontactplus.org.uk/about-us/
Black parents and their children’s education- some useful points to consider to support our children in education. https://www.runnymedetrust.org/uploads/publications/pdfs/BlackParentsAndTheirChildrensEducation-BP-1999.pdf
Edx- access to free courses online. https://www.edx.org/
The Harry James Riddleston Charity of Leicester- Interest free loans are available for young people aged 21 to 34 who live in Leicestershire or Rutland. They may borrow up to £10,000 interest free for between 5 and 10 years to start or expand their own business, or for vocational or educational purposes. https://grants-search.turn2us.org.uk/grant/the-harry-james-riddleston-charity-of-leicester-14604?iframe=
The Prince’s trust