With his criticism of ‘dysfunctional’ unmarried men, Iain Duncan Smith added to the clamour of concern over the male psyche. From football fans to ‘feminised’ workplaces, Ross Raisin asks if men really do have a problem with modern life.
Read the full article: https://www.theguardian.com/inequality/2017/oct/06/men-or-mice-is-masculinity-in-crisis-ross-raisin
The East Durham Trust, in Peterlee, has attracted over £5million in funding for important projects and services since it became a registered charity in 2007. It has delivered services to tens of thousands of disadvantaged residents with a range of projects addressing issues including poverty, welfare and mental health. Over 200 guests are due to mark the trust’s achievements at its Annual Conference on Thursday, October 5.
Full Article: http://www.hartlepoolmail.co.uk/news/trust-celebrating-5m-funding-for-community-projects-in-ten-years-1-8781921
Businesses across East Durham are being asked to support a local emergency food parcel project by donating non-perishable food items to support individuals and families in the run up to Christmas.
Read more: http://eastdurhamnews.co.uk/2017/09/20/businesses-urged-support-food-donation-programme/
A plan to trigger the memories of people with dementia has been launched. A community group has found an exciting new way to supporting local people who are living with dementia.
Read more at: http://www.hartlepoolmail.co.uk/news/making-a-difference-to-those-with-dementia-1-8399677
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