Blog Archive June 2016

Cleveland Fire Support Sponsorship

Posted: 06/06/16

We're delighted to announce that our fantastic Charities Group has recently donated £500 to the Cleveland Fire Support Network.

Cleveland Fire Support Network provides training and services, such as CPR training and home fire safety visits to communities across Redcar and Cleveland.

The charity already works with Coast & Country tenants who have impaired hearing to install and maintain sensory loss smoke alarms. Instead of making the usual high pitched alarm tone when triggered, these alarms use vibration and light to alert the resident to the danger.

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Fire Safety

Posted: 06/06/16

Cleveland Fire Brigade have introduced a BTEC in Fire Safety for young people aged between 18 and 29. The BTEC course takes place at the Learning Development Centre in Grangetown; it is a 9 week course for 3 days a week.

Some of the volunteers from Cleveland Fire Support Network have enrolled and are thoroughly enjoying the course. They have recently attended a 3 day residential course at Carlton Lodge this involved a number of activites including gorge walking, wall climbing and canoing.

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Catalyst Awards - Stockton on Tees 2nd June 2016

Posted: 03/06/16

http://www.catalyststockton.org/our-work/connecting-the-sector/catalyst-awards/

 A very BIG shout out to all of the wonderful people involved with the Cleveland Fire Support Network who have made it possible for the Charity to win the 'Community Awards' category at Wynyard Hall yesterday evening.   Well done to Lynn Ford and Jack Doddsworth's for being shortlisted in their respective categories.

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