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Fantastic Courses Available!

Blackpool Adult, Community and Family learning have a wide variety of fantastic free and paid for courses available starting immediately! Courses range from Entry Level Maths & English, Health & Safety, Digital Skills, Well-being & Mindfulness and so much more. Courses are held at a variety of times and locations so you’re sure to find one that suits you. Click on each link below for more information on all the courses available. English & Maths Course Health & Well-being Courses ...
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More Positive Together @ The Health & Wellbeing Roadshow

Come along on Friday 3rd May to the Health & Wellbeing Roadshow to meet members of our More Positive Together Team and find out how you could benefit from this fantastic service!
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Supporting you to further your healthcare career (or help to ...

Northern Independent Living, in partnership with Create Care Training are providing an exciting opportunity for people interested in a career in healthcare – the PA2CARE4U Course. The PA2CARE4U academy is a free course that will fulfill your goals of becoming a Personal Assistant. The course takes place from Monday 4th March to Friday 8th March and will provide you with a Level 1 Award in Introduction to Health & Social Care and cover topics such as emergency first aid, food ...
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You’ve got to be in to win!

Congratulations to our winner Mrs Montgomery-Entwistle who recently won £500 following her Gas Safety Check. BCH need to complete a Gas Safety Check on all our properties each year to ensure gas installations and pipework are maintained. Our Gas Contractor, Read and Errington, carries out this essential work on our behalf. If you’d like to be in with a chance to win £500, all you need to do is allow access for this check to be completed within an agreed ...
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Libraries Jobs & Computer Skills Clubs

Across Blackpool, our Libraries are offering support and advice on the following topics; Applying for jobs Applying for a benefit Using the gov.uk website Learning about how to use computers, email and the internet Constructing a CV Advice and information about starting your own business You can also receive help on completing an application form for moving house with MyHomeChoiceFylde Coast, along with support with placing bids. The sessions are held on the following days; Tuesdays Moor Park Library from 2pm ...
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TOWER – complaints report approved by Board

In June 2017 we approached TOWER Scrutiny Panel to ask if they would carry out a review of the pilot complaints process. You can read the full report here TOWER complaints. We’re pleased to say that TOWER felt that the pilot was a good forward planned scheme, which like any new service has its teething problems but to help us we’re grateful of the recommendations put forward by the members, which we’ll be introducing over the coming year. Their report was ...
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Tenant Board Members: apply now!!

There will be two vacancies for Non-Executive Tenant Directors in December 2018 and any BCH tenant including leaseholders can stand for the tenant positions on the Board. Our customers are central to the organisation and it is important to us that they are represented at the highest level on our Board. This role will allow you to bring us your knowledge and experience as a customer and will require both your commitment and enthusiasm as a member of our established ...
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BCH Resident Blog!

My continued involvement in procurement By Dean O’Shea Since my last blog, I have been on two more procurement panels for stair lifts and, only last week, for the IRS TV Aerial Contract. After the new year, I began to work with BCH staff again, as a tenant/leaseholder representative in the procurement exercise, to read submissions from bidding companies, for the stair lift contract, which has been awarded to Prism Medical UK. The process was more technical, because with stair ...