Project information

Keep Safe in Winter Challenge

Headway Preston and Chorley wants people to keep safe this winter to avoid serious injury. We currently support over 300 families who are affected by serious injury and our winter campaign will help us to support them and newly injured people.

October 2018 - January 2019

Charity information: Headway Preston And Chorley

Headway Preston And Chorley logo
  • Need

    Need

    The project will help reduce the instances of serious injury on the roads and through falls.

    Solution

    We will promote a safety campaign via social media and our website and leaflets.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Promote personal safety during the winter months


    Activities

    » Produce factsheet
    » Promote on social media
    » Promote in hospital

    What success will look like

    The project will educate adults on how to stay safe while out socialising. It will hopefully reduce instances of personal attacks and falls.


  • Impact

    Impact

    We will continue to run the project for the next 3 years.

    Risk

    We believe the project which is a safety information project will be a success

    Reporting

    We will monitor and record our messages of safety and any feedback we receive from hospital and individuals.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £2,500

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      Amount Heading Description
      £1,500 Promotional material Flyers and factsheets
      £1,000 Expenses Volunteers expenses
  • Background

    Location

    The project will be promoted in the PR postcode area of Lancashire.

    Beneficiaries

    Adults

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We deal with people who have sustained a catstrophic injury and their families. If just one is prevented by this campaign it will be a success.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Liz Bamber Manager

    Oversees the charity.

    Laura Brown Staff

    Volunteers and events coordinator