National media briefing: Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity, Together for Short Lives, the Actionplus Foundation, the Silver Line and Inclusion Scotland

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

This year's X Factor winner's single will be released in December in aid of two charities, Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity and Together for Short Lives.

See BBC News for full story

A free HIV testing clinic run by the NGO Actionplus Foundation will open in a London church in Walthamstow, east London, a bid to tackle the higher rate of infection in the African community.

See The Independent for full story

The broadcaster Esther Rantzen has launched The Silver Line, a helpline for the elderly, after previously revealing her own loneliness when her husband died.

See the Daily Mirror for full story

A scheme set up by Google to help non-profit organisations with free software and advertising is discriminatory because it excludes Scotland, the disability charity Inclusion Scotland has said.

See The Scotsman for full story

 

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