Wilbarston Parish Council

Serving the people of Wilbarston

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Clerk: Mrs Becky Jones
1 Castle Road, Wellingborough
Northamptonshire NN8 1LL

Tel: 01933 273028

Tags: Mental Health

Active at Home

A guide to being active at home during the coronavirus outbreak

Posted: Sun, 03 Jan 2021 20:41 by Becky Jones

Tags: Health, Mental Health, Social Care

ACTIVE NORTHANTS - June Special - FREE Classes for Teenagers

Are you a teenager struggling with motivation? Are you looking for something new to try? Or do you just want to hang out with your mates doing something.

ACTIVE NORTHANTS offers Boxing, Calisthenics, Dance, Fitness and Yoga classes FREE OF CHARGE throughout June, you can sign in and spend time with other teenagers in a socially minded physical activity setting.

To make it even better, the more you participate... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 27 May 2020 19:31 by Becky Jones

Tags: Exercise, Fitness, Mental Health, Services

Support Line

Need Help? Wilbarston Good Neighbours Scheme are only a phone call away, call on 07379 680 693. Alternatively Northamptonshire's dedicated Coronavirus support line is:

0300 126 1000 (option 5)

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 16:26 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Emergency Plan, Mental Health, Services

Lrf Covid-19 Help Line

New Coronavirus support line launched

A new support line has been launched to support the most vulnerable members of our community.

The new support line - which can be reached on 0300 126 1000 (Option 5) - allows those who cannot leave their homes under current restrictions and those who have nobody to call upon for help, to request support in getting access to food, prescriptions and other vital services... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:12 by Becky Jones

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Mental Health, Services, Social Care

Support available for older residents

Community Champions project can now support people in Wilbarston, offering befriending volunteers to older people.

Supporting older people back into the heart of their communities, they have volunteers who

- Visit you at home

- Telephone you weekly

- Write to you as a pen pal

- Give digital support

Please call now for more information:

01858 439262



Posted: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 11:11 by Becky Jones

Tags: Mental Health, News, Services, community, voluntary, volunteers

Good Neighbour scheme

With this issue of the Chronicle you will find a short questionnaire about the possibility of establishing a Good Neighbour Scheme in our community. We would like to establish whether there is a need for such a scheme and would like to hear your views.

What is a Good Neighbour Scheme?

We are fortunate in our village to have a pub and a village shop but have seen a decline in the bus service which has... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 10:24 by Becky Jones

Tags: Mental Health, News, Services, community, services, voluntary, volunteers

Time2Listen Mental Health Consultation

Time2Listen Mental Health Consultation

Are the police and criminal justice service providing the right support for people with mental illness?

This is the question being asked by Stephen Mold, Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner as he launches a Time2Listen mental health consultation.

The consultation is now live at www.time2listennorthants.co.uk - and is focussed on gaining a better understanding of the experience of people with... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 11 Oct 2017 21:04 by Becky Jones

Tags: Consultation, Mental Health, Police