Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service (GFRS) is working across the whole fire service to raise awareness of Dementia within the community. A recent training event was held at Stroud Fire Station for firefighters to talk through the role they play within the community and to fully understand the impact of Dementia.
In a combined investigation officers from Gloucestershire County Council’s Trading Standards, HM Revenue & Customs and Gloucestershire Police have seized illegal cigarettes and tobacco worth almost £13,000 in Gloucester.
‘AV1’ telepresence robots are part of a cutting edge technology project being piloted by the county council’s Gloucestershire Hospital Education Service (GHES) to support children suffering from long term physical and mental ill health.
A committed workforce, a clear vision and significant financial investment means that Gloucestershire County Council continues to improve its children’s services whilst acknowledging that more needs to be done to increase pace and consistency.