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Stronger Safer Communities Reserve: Doncaster

The Stronger Safer Communities Reserve has funded several projects to help make people in Doncaster safer. These are summarised below:

ProjectOrganisationProject Summary
Family Engagement Programme – Healthier LifestylesOutwood AcademyA 2 year programme to support vulnerable families, targeting pupils at risk of permanent exclusion, and of getting involved in crime & anti-social behaviour in one of the most deprived areas of Doncaster.
Princes Trust XLOutwood AcademyPersonal Development & employability skills for students at risk of under-achievement or exclusion.
The aim is to improve student behaviour, attendance & attainment and reduce the risk of students becoming involved in anti-social behaviour.
Fakes Cause FiresDoncaster CouncilSY wide campaign delivered over 2 years by Trading Standards, Public Health & Community Safety teams within each Local Authority area, highlighting the increased fire risk from counterfeit electrical goods and cigarettes.
Fire Detection, Alarm Systems & Evacuation RoutesDoncaster Deaf TrustProvision of deaf alarms
Fire safety advocatesEdlington Community OrganisationSafety and wellbeing programme using pop up community safety stations to provide information and advice about fire and personal safety, including older people at risk of slips trips and falls
Deaf fire alarmsDoncaster Deaf Trustpurchase and installation of Bellman flash receiver smoke alarm system – which includes a smoke alarm head, flashing light & vibrating pillow pad which would be activated when a smoke alarm is triggered in the homes of deaf people residing in the South Yorkshire
Misting systemsSt Leger Homes10 portable fire suppression misting units to protect the most vulnerable tenants.

This content was last updated on October 04th, 2016