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14Nov

Inter Care Chef & Spice Evening Raised £1,085!
Inter Care Chef & Spice Evening Raised £1,085!

Thank you to all who attended our Chef & Spice evening on Tuesday 14th November 2017. We had an amazing turn out of 82 supporters! Thank you to all staff at Chef & Spice for making us all feel welcome, even with a busy restaurant. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the food selection, with many asking for Inter … Continue reading Inter Care Chef & Spice Evening Raised £1,085!

27Oct

Zambia’s Compulsory HIV Testing
Zambia’s Compulsory HIV Testing
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has announced the legalisation of HIV testing and treatment in all public health institutions without the informed consent of patients. According to the president, the strategy, which has replaced voluntary counselling and testing, "prioritises the fight against HIV by ensuring that people know their status". Activists argue that apart from being an infringement … Continue reading Zambia’s Compulsory HIV Testing

20Oct

Obesity Rising as parts of Africa Embrace Fast Food
Obesity Rising as parts of Africa Embrace Fast Food
The growing popularity of fast food in parts of Africa is changing eating habits and affecting health. Ghana, for example, with a population of over 28 million people and pockets of extreme poverty, has enjoyed unprecedented national prosperity in the last decade. Despite the economy slowing down recently, it is rebounding and the signs of … Continue reading Obesity Rising as parts of Africa Embrace Fast Food

25Sep

Inter Care Ladies Afternoon Tea 2017 Raised over £100!
Inter Care Ladies Afternoon Tea 2017 Raised over £100!

Thank you to all who attended our Ladies Afternoon Tea, at Occasions Tea Rooms, Syston, on 25th September, with special guest Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Leicestershire Jennifer, Lady Gretton JP. We were delighted to welcome both new and existing supporters for afternoon tea, followed by a craft session – rag wreath making.  A huge thank you … Continue reading Inter Care Ladies Afternoon Tea 2017 Raised over £100!

10Sep

Great North Run 2017 Raised over £700!
Great North Run 2017 Raised over £700!

Congratulations to Robbie Cross and Pip Ross for completing the Great North Run 2017 raising collectively over £700! “ I was determined that this year would be the year that I would finally run the GNR – my wife and my sister have both ran it in the past. I chose Inter-Care because having visited Africa … Continue reading Great North Run 2017 Raised over £700!

21Jul

Two Tony’s complete cycle challenge raising £1,258.84!
Two Tony’s complete cycle challenge raising £1,258.84!

  Congratulations to Tony Wallis and Tony Thomas who completed their cycle challenge of 700 miles from St Malo to Narbonne, France over 15 days. An amazing 50 miles per day average! Two Tony’s started their journey on Thursday 11th May 2017 crossing from Portsmouth to St Malo. The ferry docked at 8:15am and within … Continue reading Two Tony’s complete cycle challenge raising £1,258.84!

23Jun

Accendo Pharma and ActiKid ® generous donation!
Accendo Pharma and ActiKid ® generous donation!

  On behalf of all at Inter Care and our partner health units in Africa, we wish to say a huge thank you to Accendo Pharma (http://accendopharma.com/#!home). On Monday 19th June, Accendo Pharma very generously donated 350 packs of Bendroflumethiazide 2.5mg and 369 packs of ActiKid ® multi-vitamin chewable tablets to Inter Care! We also received a donation of their new … Continue reading Accendo Pharma and ActiKid ® generous donation!

17Jun

Great East Swim 2017 Raised over £2,000!
Great East Swim 2017 Raised over £2,000!

Congratulations to our 7 swimmers who took part in the Great East Swim 2017! All 7 swimmers completed the 1mile challenge on Saturday 17th June 2017 raising over £2,000!  To express your interest in taking part in the 2018 Great Swim please contact Charlotte Wright on 0116 269 5925 / c.wright@intercare.org.uk

07Jun

Inter Care Treasure Hunt Raised £422!
Inter Care Treasure Hunt Raised £422!

Thank you to all who joined Inter Care for our Annual Treasure Hunt organised by Linda Lord on Wednesday 7th June 2017.  Thankfully the weather was dry during our walk around Barrow-Upon-Soar learning about the history of the village. We are grateful for the staff at The Hunting Lodge for their tremendous service and sumptuous food. In total, we … Continue reading Inter Care Treasure Hunt Raised £422!

11May

 Inter Care Golf Day Raised £2,000!
 Inter Care Golf Day Raised £2,000!

On Thursday 11th May, Inter Care held our 9th Annual Golf Day at Leicestershire Golf Club. The weather for this event started out lovely with blue skies, although it did cloud over it was a beautiful day. We were lucky to welcome 19 teams to this year’s golf day – the most Inter Care has … Continue reading  Inter Care Golf Day Raised £2,000!