Erewash News

Joined Up Care Derbyshire
12/01/2021: Following pressures of the COVID-19 pandemic in care homes, Derbyshire health and care system partners are evaluating the impact of new digital monitoring technology that helps to detect the deterioration of care home residents to support care home staff with timely escalation.
DCC Rachel Swann
11/01/2021: A review into fixed penalty notices issued by officers from Derbyshire Constabulary last week has now concluded.
08/01/2021: Derby College Group (DCG) has announced its plans for lockdown to ensure students who need to access online learning and resources at college can do so safely.
08/01/2021: A 'Vulnerability Fund' has been set up by Derbyshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Hardyal Dhindsa.  The focus of the PCC's Vulnerability Fund is on policing and crime, community safety and helping to create safer and stronger communities. 
Joined Up Care Derbyshire
08/01/2021: A Derbyshire-wide NHS initiative is reaching out to new and expectant parents to help improve maternity and neonatal services, and even to play a leading role to enact change.
Department for Transport
08/01/2021: Current testing arrangements for hauliers crossing the Channel – where they must have had a negative coronavirus test within 72 hours of crossing – are set to continue following a decision by the French Government on 7th January.
07/01/2021: Derbyshire County Council has approved over £80,000 of funding designed to help support homeless people in the county.
Helen Wathall at DCFC
07/01/2021: A funeral directors which has a base in Erewash, has renewed its partnership with Derby County Football Club for a fourth year.
06/01/2021: Derby Arena will become Derbyshire’s largest COVID-19 vaccination site tomorrow [JANUARY 7], while the number of primary care sites more than doubles and the county’s vaccination programme continues to accelerate.
06/01/2021: The first of two food voucher runs has been completed by Derbyshire County Council after receiving almost £2.2m from the Government’s Covid Winter Grant Scheme to support vulnerable families over the winter months.  The second set of vouchers will be sent in February 2021 to cover the half term period