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More than £250,000 is to be pumped into a new three-year project to help prevent people becoming destitute and sleeping rough on the streets of a Suffolk town.

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Sue Allen
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Emma Pinner, student Occupational Therapist. Picture: Julie Durrant.

Students at Ormiston Denes Academy learned about mental illness and how to keep themselves safe online during two specially organised events.

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Ormiston Denes Academy
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Pictured (from left) is ECCH chief executive Jonathan Williams and some of the ECCH collection organisers with members of Access Community Trust. Picture: ECCH

Staff at East Coast Community Healthcare (ECCH) have been loading backpacks with useful goods to help vulnerable and homeless people in the Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth areas.

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Mark Boggis
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Employment Marketplace was held at Lowestoft College. Deputy Mayor, Mary Rudd, with Icanbea... exhibitors. Picture: KAREN DITCHFIELD

A host of employers from across the region showed their support for a popular annual event in Lowestoft.

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University of East Anglia
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Refugees from the holocaust arrive at St Felix School, Southwold.

While Holocaust Day, on January 27, provides an opportunity for people around the world to consider the consequences of a tumultuous period in world history.

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Access Community Trust
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Phil Aves

I am Phil Aves the Change Manager for Lowestoft Rising, a partnership of Public Sector and Voluntary Sector Organisations set up the make Lowestoft a better place for everyone.

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Phil Aves
Sunday, December 25, 2016
Access Community Trust Christmas 2016

Festive cheer was in the air at Sam’s Coffee House, Lowestoft, this Christmas day as charity organisation Access Community Trust and Hoseasons joined forces to host a Christmas meal for young and vulnerable people.

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Access Community Trust
Friday, December 23, 2016
Salvation Army's Lowestoft South Corps served meals to people in need at its Carlton Road base. Pictures: MICK HOWES

Christmas is a time for cheer and offering goodwill to all.

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Salvation Army
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Corey Lark, 17, has found work as an maintenance apprentice through Apprenticeship EAST, which is being pioneered by Lowestoft charity Access Community Trust.

A new apprenticeship scheme aims to turn around the fortunes of young people – and at the same time help small businesses across Waveney.

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Access Community Trust
Sunday, October 30, 2016
Over 200 runners take part in the first anniversary of the Lowestoft Parkrun event.

PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Records were broken at the most easterly park run as a special anniversary was marked in style – with more than 200 people hitting the startline.

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Access Community Trust
Monday, August 15, 2016
Youngsters had the chance to make pizza  during a workshop at Sams Cafe on Bevan Street, Lowestoft. Youth development manager Beth Stephens with Scarlett Warren-Patterson and Courtney Warren-Patterson

PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Every parent knows the challenge of finding ways to keep the kids entertained during the long summer holidays.

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Peter Aldous
Friday, July 29, 2016
The Waiting Room Dance Group perform.

A musical competition showcased some of the area’s emerging talents when it was held during the Lowestoft Summer Festival.

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Nick Webb
Friday, June 24, 2016
Kellogg's cereal donation from a charity called His Church Charity. Champions, School Breakfasts For Winners’ breakfast cereal giveaway event at Ormiston Denes Academy.  Students Chloe Robertshaw and Ellie-Mae O'Sullivan with a bowl of cornflakes.  Picture: James Bass

It is often referred to as the most important meal of the day, particularly for students as they embark on a number of important exams.

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Red Oak Primary School
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Danny Steel will be a judge on the talent show.

You might be a great singer, be able to perform a stunning magic trick or get your pet to quite literally dance to your tune.

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Access Community Trust
Friday, April 15, 2016
Lowestoft charity coffee house and social enterprise Sams on Bevan Street East has been broken into. Bob Wilbourne and Aimee from the charity by the damage.  PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Volunteers and staff at a charity café have hit out at heartless thieves who broke in and left a “trail of carnage” behind.

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Lowestoft police
Monday, March 21, 2016
Sams Coffee House on Bevan Street East.  Picture: James Bass

A new project has been launched to support people in achieving their full potential.

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Peter Aldous

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