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News/Media

New funding of £400K to run a Hertfordshire Active Ageing scheme

New funding of £400K to run a Hertfordshire Active Ageing scheme

Hertfordshire has received £400,000 National Lottery funding from Sport England to help older adults get active and remain independent. The Active Ageing fun...

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A HILS-SBT partnership milestone: over one million interventions since joining forces in 2015

A HILS-SBT partnership milestone: over one million interventions since joining forces in 2015

Hertfordshire Independent Living Service (HILS) is celebrating the milestone of over one million caring interventions delivered to vulnerable, elderly, and disa...

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HILS success story featured in HLP ‘Unlocking the value of VCSE’ commissioner guide

HILS success story featured in HLP ‘Unlocking the value of VCSE’ commissioner guide

HILS has been featured as an example of a successful public sector spin off in a new publication by the Healthy London Partnership (HLP), which launched on Sept...

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HILS Celebrates 10 Years of Hot Meals…and more!

HILS Celebrates 10 Years of Hot Meals…and more!

Ten years delivering meals on wheels and more to Herts residents! A milestone in meals delivery is fast approaching, as Hertfordshire Independent Living Servic...

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Independent Living: Edition 2

Independent Living: Edition 2

We are delighted to welcome you to the second edition of ‘Independent Living’, our magazine for the thousands of people who we meet and support across Hertfords...

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We achieve ‘Champion’ status with safe driving fleet focus

We achieve ‘Champion’ status with safe driving fleet focus

At HILS, we operate a 68-strong car fleet to provide our meals on wheels and caring support for thousands of elderly, frail or disabled people in Hertfordshire....

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About HILS: As told by Margaret

About HILS: As told by Margaret

As a prize for winning the Resilience Award at the Natwest SE100 Awards, creative agency Matter&Co created this video for us about our services and how we help ...

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Our oldest client celebrates 104th birthday

Our oldest client celebrates 104th birthday

Our oldest client, Hilda, turns 104 today! Hilda has been having our meals on wheels since 2011, and uses our hot meals service every day. “I enjoy my food ...

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Award win at the NatWest SE100 Awards

Award win at the NatWest SE100 Awards

We have been recognised as a leading social business, winning the Resilience Award at the national NatWest SE100 Awards Ceremony. The Resilience Award is for...

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We deliver 3.5 million meals

We deliver 3.5 million meals

To crown 2016, we hit the mark of 3.5 million meals delivered since HILS started as Hertfordshire Community Meals in 2007! The figure shows just how rapidly ...

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