Dry January underway in Kent

Kent County Council is encouraging residents to sign up to Dry January, using the online ‘Know Your Score’ quiz to get experts’ advice direct to their desktop. As the national Alcohol Concern campaign swings into action, figures show that Kent hospitals treat approximately 20,000 cases of alcohol related illness and injury a year while more…

Kent Social Worker wins national award

A social worker has won a national award for her innovative work in mental health at Kent County Council. Yasmin Ishaq received the Gold award for Creative and Innovative Social Work Practice at the prestigious Social Worker of the Year Awards. A social worker for more than 25 years, Yasmin has recently been using an…