New seeds of growth for Kent Sheds project

Kent residents are being encouraged to take up funding for new Kent Sheds projects, tackling mental health and wellbeing by encouraging people to make friends, share skills and support their local community through shed-based venues. The Kent Sheds project started in 2014, jointly funded by Libor, building on the success of the international Men’s Sheds…

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…