A charity that tackles social isolation and promotes wellbeing of adults in Formby has received a grant from Community Link Foundation to help meet the increased demand for the service. Formby Befriending Scheme offers a free service matching trained volunteers with isolated and lonely residents in Formby, Hightown and Ince
Southport and District Amateur Football League has been granted life-saving equipment by Community Link Foundation. The League has been presented with a defibrillator which is now located at Portland Street playing fields. Community Link Foundation pledged to donate defibrillators to local community groups and organisations following the shocking scenes that
Community Link Foundation has provided funding for a Southport family to enable them to access their garden. A grant has been given to the Varley family to make their garden more accessible for the mum who is a wheelchair user, and safer for her daughter who also struggles with mobility.
Community Link Foundation has pledged to buy three defibrillators for local sports clubs following the concerning events during the Euros on Saturday. On Saturday, Christian Eriksen collapsed on the pitch while playing football for Denmark in a Euro 2020 match. It is believed that he suffered from a cardiac arrest
A young boy has had a speech device purchased by Community Link Foundation to help him communicate with his family and friends. Six year old Karne Green of Southport is autistic and non verbal. His mum, Rebecca, applied to CLF for a grant to purchase a speech device called an
Queenscourt Hospice has been able to purchase eleven brand new Dementia-Friendly beds and mattresses after donations from charities including Community Link Foundation. Over £40,000 has been raised for the Dementia-Friendly project to buy the new beds and mattresses, which will enhance patient care and help to make their ward area
People across the country raised £406.59 for Community Link Foundation by going for a walk or run in their local area at the weekend. It was all part of an event organised by a group called FUNdRun which launched just under a year ago. Every Sunday, they ask participants to
A children’s football club has had a defibrillator purchased for them by Community Link Foundation. Southport Athletic JFC, used to be known as Phoenix, but has been taken over by new people who want to start afresh and provide the best possible experience for the children. They wanted to buy