Corby Borough Council supports Family Safety Week

Release Date: 
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 15:30

Corby Borough Council and partners will work together to keep families safe during Family Safety Week from Monday 1st April.

 

The Council’s Neighbourhood Management Team, along with Kingswood Children’s Centre, The Fire Service, Neighbourhood Policing Teams and local charity, Teamwork have organised a family safety day in support of the national campaign Family Safety Week, led by the accident prevention charity RoSPA.

 

The campaign will run from 1st -5th April and Corby’s event will take place on Monday 1st April from 12noon – 4pm at Kingswood Neighbourhood Centre. The teams involved will be running a range of activities focused on both family and personal safety. Activities will include self defence taster sessions, first aid sessions providing tips on how to deal with injuries such as minor burns and scalds and advice on fire and water safety.  There will also be a fun quiz, free safety goodies, a health walk and fitness sessions for all ages and abilities. Children will also be treated to an exciting visit from police and fire service vehicles!

 

Corby Borough Council’s Lead Member for Housing and Neighbourhood Services, Cllr Bob Eyles, said:

 

‘These events are important to help local people get the information they need to keep themselves and their families safe. Everyone is welcome to come along.’

More Information: 

For press enquries please contact: Megan Gourlay, Corby Borough Council
Telephone: 01536 464022 Mobile: 07568 590 324
Email megan.gourlay@corby.gov.uk

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Last updated: Wednesday 27th March 2019 03:38:34 PM
Review date: Tuesday 16th March 2021 03:28:22 PM