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New on-demand video sign language service at Noble's Hospital

A new sign language interpretation service which uses an online video link has been officially launched at Noble’s Hospital. The initiative will provide an...
Monday, 27 April 2015

Isle of Man pledges aid to relief work in Vanuatu

The Isle of Man Government’s International Development Committee has responded to the crisis following the devastating damage caused by a category 5 cyclone to...
Tuesday, 21 April 2015

Committee supports emergency aid programmes

The Isle of Man Government’s International Development Committee is supporting three charities responding to humanitarian crises in the Lebanon, Mozambique and...
Wednesday, 25 March 2015

Consultation launched on the future of state pensions and benefits

Treasury has today published a consultation document on recommendations to reform the Island’s National Insurance and Social Security systems. The proposals...
Monday, 23 March 2015

Save the Children brings Families and Schools Together

Families at Willaston Primary School graduated together this week from Save the Children’s Families and Schools Together (FAST) programme.  14 families...
Thursday, 19 March 2015

Developing care services for older people in east of Island

The former Glenside Resource Centre is to be demolished as part of a plan to make way for a range of new accommodation for older people. The decision comes...
Friday, 20 February 2015

Providing the best possible care for vulnerable looked after children at heart of competitive tendering exercise

Rates of children being fostered have increased from 29% to 64% 50% reduction in demand for residential care places will save £5.9 million 38 jobs affected...
Friday, 16 January 2015

Appropriate Adult scheme to support vulnerable people

An initiative is being launched in the Isle of Man to support young and vulnerable people during police interviews. The Appropriate Adult scheme is a...
Wednesday, 7 January 2015

Constructive discussions over children's services

The Department of Health and Social Care held constructive discussions last week with both the Isle of Man Children's Centre and St Christopher's Isle of Man...
Monday, 5 January 2015

Services for children and families

The Department of Health and Social Care has today confirmed the award of contracts following a tender process for the provision of services for children and...
Tuesday, 23 December 2014
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